My plans for Europe
The challenges Europe face are global and no EU country has the capacity to face them alone. These are my plans for a strong, well-structured and decisive Europe.
On Thursday, May 20, I presented my formal complaint before the European Commission against the Government’s justification for the 53-million-euro aid to the airline Plus Ultra. My complaint shows that Plus Ultra is not strategic, that it was in crisis
In March 2021, the European Parliament approved a specific proposal for the introduction of a WTO-compatible Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism (CBAM), a key element to support the European Green Deal and a real game changer for climate policy. The objective
One lasting effect of the Global Crisis and the Covid-19 crisis will be a large increase in general government debt worldwide. This may lead to a scenario of ‘fiscal dominance’, in which expansionary fiscal policies are combined with accommodating monetary
The idea that Europe’s response to the economic crisis should be based on the issuance of common perpetual bonds has been slowly gaining ground, but proposals that entail substantial increases to member states’ debt risk hampering growth for decades to
Paper prepared for ECB Conference on “Fiscal Policy and EMU Governance”, Frankfurt, 19 December 2019 Luis GaricanoMember of the European Parliament Professor of Economics and Strategy, IE Business School (on leave) AbstractNearly eight years after its inception, the European Banking