BACKSTAGE: 5G DEPLOYMENT IN EUROPE

 The next wave of mobile network innovation is provoking great excitement in the industry. And indeed, there is substantial potential...

TALKING ABOUT EUROPE: LE MONDE 1944-2018

One way to contribute to the debate over whether there is a fledgling pan-European public opinion is to measure whether there is an...

 
 
 
China's debt is still piling up - and the pile-up is getting faster

CHINA'S DEBT IS STILL PILING UP - AND THE PILE-UP IS GETTING FASTER

This article was published by Brink. If you think China's monetary policy became more lax in 2018, wait for 2019. Pushed by gloomier...

THE EUROPEAN UNION'S RESPONSE TO THE TRADE CRISIS

The global trading system, a source of prosperity, is under attack on various fronts. The causes run deep and require a strategic response...

 
 
 

TOWARDS EU-MENA SHARED PROSPERITY

This paper was presented during the 3rd Edition of the Platform for Advanced & Emerging Economies Policy Dialogue organised jointly...

THE ALSTOM-SIEMENS MERGER AND THE NEED FOR EUROPEAN CHAMPIONS

Siemens and Alstom, Europe's largest suppliers in the rail market, were one European Commission decision short of merging into a single...

 
 
 
The case for green realism

THE CASE FOR GREEN REALISM

This opinion was also published on Project Syndicate The Green New Deal promoted by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a fast-rising star in...

The geopolitical implications of the global energy transition

THE GEOPOLITICAL IMPLICATIONS OF THE GLOBAL ENERGY TRANSITION

This opinion was also published on Since the First World War, oil has undoubtedly been the cornerstone of global energy geopolitics....

 
 
 

RUSSIA'S FOREIGN POLICY DOES NOT HELP ITS ECONOMIC MODERNISATION

Interrelation between economic and foreign policy In the contemporary highly interdependent world, the foreign policy of a country...

China's strategy: Growth, alliances, and tech acquisition

CHINA'S STRATEGY: GROWTH, ALLIANCES, AND TECH ACQUISITION

A version of this piece was published on China-Us Focus The truce agreed to by China and the US at the sidelines of the G20 meeting...

 
 
 

WHAT TO LOOK OUT FOR IN THE LATEST EUROPEAN SEMESTER PACKAGE

This Wednesday, the European Commission is expected to adopt the winter package of the so-called European Semester, the cycle of surveillance...

BACKSTAGE: THE NEXT DECADE OF EUROPEAN ENERGY TRANSITION

In this episode of Bruegel Backstage, Bruegel's Simone Tagliapietra welcomes Sir Philip Lowe, former director general at the European...

 
 
 

THE EUROPEAN UNION MUST CHANGE ITS SUPERVISORY ARCHITECTURE TO FIGHT MONEY LAUNDERING

Money laundering scandals at EU banks, often linked to Russia, have become pervasive. Reform of anti-money laundering supervision is...

GREENING MONETARY POLICY: AN ALTERNATIVE TO THE ECB'S MARKET-NEUTRAL APPROACH

Abstract Capital-intensive companies are more carbon-intensive. Monetary policy reinforces this effect, as the ECB operates ‘market-neutral'...

 
 
 

REFORMING DECISION-MAKING FOR EU TAXATION POLICY

Ladies and gentlemen, Good afternoon, I am very pleased to be with you this morning to discuss European taxation and in particular,...

GREENING MONETARY POLICY

Central banks have already started to look at climate-related risks in the context of financial stability. Should they also take the...

 
 
 

UNIVERSAL BASIC INCOME AND THE FINNISH EXPERIMENT

“How can sufficient goods be available when anyone can withdraw from work - when people are no longer motivated by the need to earn...

How the EU could transform the energy market: The case for a euro crude-oil benchmark

HOW THE EU COULD TRANSFORM THE ENERGY MARKET: THE CASE FOR A EURO CRUDE-OIL BENCHMARK

Europe is the largest importer of oil , yet it still pays for oil in US dollars. I believe the balance of power has shifted in favour...

 
 
 

CONTRIBUTION TO GROWTH: THE EUROPEAN DIGITAL SINGLE MARKET

The study has been prepared for Policy Department A on the request of the European Parliament´s Committee for the Internal Market and...

DEEP FOCUS: DEVELOPING EUROPE'S DIGITAL SINGLE MARKET

In a study for the European Parliament , Bruegel senior fellow J. Scott Marcus (together with co-authors Georgios Petropoulos and Timothy...

 
 
 



Mandy Moore reunites with 'A Walk to Remember' costar Shane West at her Walk...

Mandy Moore reunites with 'A Walk to Remember' costar Shane West at her Walk of Fame ceremony

Shane West made the sweetest speech about her. Read more ...

Apple's new TV service sounds like a clone of Amazon Prime Video - here's...

Apple's new TV service sounds like a clone of Amazon Prime Video - here's how the 2 compare

Apple announced Apple TV+ on Monday, an ad-free subscription video service that will debut this fall and include original TV shows. Apple's streaming effort is very similar to... Read more ...

IT'S HERE: Apple finally unveils its streaming TV service, Apple TV Channels

IT'S HERE: Apple finally unveils its streaming TV service, Apple TV Channels

Apple finally unveiled its long-rumored TV streaming service at an event on Monday. The service is Apple's latest venture into the television business. Apple announced the new... Read more ...

Father of Sandy Hook shooting victim found dead of apparent suicide

Father of Sandy Hook shooting victim found dead of apparent suicide

The father of one of the 20 kids massacred in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in December 2012 in Newtown, Conn., was found dead Monday in an apparent suicide, cops... Read more ...

Steven Spielberg, Jennifer Aniston, other celebs help introduce Apple's...

Steven Spielberg, Jennifer Aniston, other celebs help introduce Apple's streaming TV service

Apple announced a new streaming service, Apple TV Plus, which will house its original shows and movies and could compete with Netflix, Amazon and cable TV itself. Read more ...

Apple announces its long-awaited streaming TV service

Apple announces its long-awaited streaming TV service

Apple announced its long-awaited streaming TV service, along with news, video-game and financial services Read more ...

Kenyan teacher who gives away 80 percent of his salary awarded $1M global prize

Kenyan teacher who gives away 80 percent of his salary awarded $1M global prize

A math and physics teacher from rural Kenya, who gives away 80 percent of his monthly income to help the poor, wins a $1 million prize. Read more ...

Trump's attorney doesn't want Trump's 'confidential' written responses to...

Trump's attorney doesn't want Trump's 'confidential' written responses to Mueller released

Jay Sekulow, an attorney for President Donald Trump, said Monday he does not want the written answers the president submitted to special counsel Robert Mueller to be released... Read more ...

Honoring rivalries: Packers at Bears to open 2019 schedule

Honoring rivalries: Packers at Bears to open 2019 schedule

PHOENIX - As part of the celebration of its 100th season, the NFL will have the Packers play at the Bears in the Thursday night kickoff game Sept. 5. Read more ...

Family behind Krispy Kreme, Panera Bread admits to Nazi ties

Family behind Krispy Kreme, Panera Bread admits to Nazi ties

The German family behind Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Panera Bread, Pret a Manger and Einstein Bros. Bagels has finally come clean about their reported connection to the Nazis. “It... Read more ...