• College of Europe Students Present State Transformation...

    The European Centre for Government Transformation convened an eclectic group to give a first evaluation of The 2015 College of Europe State Transformation Case Studies, prepared by students at the College of Europe (Falcone and Borsellino promotion). Neelie Kroes, special envoy for...

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  • The 2015 Energy Union Summit

    One week before the European Commission finalises its strategic energy union plans, The 2015 Energy Union Summit brought together top leaders from the European Commission and the United Nations under the timely theme Strengthening the ‘Five Pillars’: Security, the Internal Market,...

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  • POLICY BRIEF: The 2015 Energy Productivity and Economic...

    The Lisbon Council in collaboration with Ecofys, a leading energy and environment research agency, and Quintel Intelligence, an energy modelling firm, launch The 2015 Energy Productivity and Economic Prosperity Index: How Efficiency Will Drive Growth, Create Jobs And Spread Wellbeing...

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  • 'The Europe I Want, the Europe We Need'

    “The European Union is part of the solution; not part of the problem.” So said Vince Cable, Britain’s charismatic secretary of state at the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, in The 2015 Robert Schuman Lecture, the flagship address in the Lisbon Council’s Founding...

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  • POLICY BRIEF: The 2014 Euro Plus Monitor

    The Lisbon Council and Berenberg jointly publish The 2014 Euro Plus Monitor: Leaders and Laggards, the premiere competitiveness ranking published each year. The classification is based on a complex double metric: The Adjustment Progress Indicator measures the speed with which countries...

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  • Valdis Dombrovskis Keynotes The 2014 Euro Summit

    The 2014 Euro Summit convened under the timely theme Towards a Future of Stability and Growth. In one of his first major Brussels-based addresses, Valdis Dombrovskis, vice-president of the European Commission responsible for the euro and social dialogue, delivered a powerful keynote,...

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