Task Forces

  • For many years the EU has been making gradual process towards the completion of an internal market for electricity and gas and the European Council had set a date to complete it by 2014.  More recently, the EU’s climate and energy objectives for example in the context of the 2030 Climate...
  • The European Capital Markets Institute (ECMI) together with the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) are recruiting experts in international finance from policy-making institutions, academia and industry to form a European Capital Markets Expert Group (ECMEG). Members of the Expert Group will...
  • The last five years have witnessed a huge redesign in the regulation of financial markets in Europe, culminating in the transfer of supervision of the largest banks in the eurozone to the European Central Bank (ECB). The regulatory agenda was largely set at the international level in the context of...
  • The ECRI Task Force (TF) aims to help pave the way in setting the 2014-19 European Commission’s agenda for retail financial services, in particular consumer credit. The objective is for TF to represent all stakeholders, including policy-makers, experts, industry and consumer...
  • Not at any time in the history of the European Community have labour markets diverged to the extent they do today. Labour shortages are reported in Germany – the EU's largest labour market – and Austria, where firms struggle to live up to their full potential. At the same time,...
  • Climate change has become a very important domain for EU policy. This refers not only to showing EU leadership in combating climate change, but also at a more general level, as a centrepiece of the “Europe 2020” economic growth strategy. This strategy has identified “sustainable...
  • Chair: Jan-Eric Sundgren, Executive Vice President Public & Environmental Affairs, Volvo; former President of Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg Lead Rapporteur: Felix Roth, Research Fellow, CEPS; Postdoctoral Lecturer & Editor of Intereconomics Meetings: • 1st: 16 April...
  • Prospectus (incl. registration form and agenda 1st meeting) Meetings Informal pre-Launch meeting: 18 April 2013 1st meeting 14 June 2013 - Agenda 2nd meeting 23 September 2013 - Agenda Task Force report under preparation Rapporteurs and contact persons: Christian Egenhofer, Senior Fellow, CEPS,...