Budget in the news (Mar 16 – Mar 23)

This week the media discussed the EU decision to suspend payment to Hungary and reported form the potential cuts to the EU budget:

Was it fair to punish Hungary by freezing €495 million in funds?
Hungary feels the heat of new EU budget rules
(euobserver.com)
EU flexing its muscles on cohesion funds
(Warsaw business journal)
Widerstand gegen Ungarn-Sanktionen
(heise online)

The scramble for the new EU budget:
Schulz: “EU needs reasonable budget to boost Europe’s growth” (European Parliament)
Bund will weniger Geld nach Brüssel überweisen
(topagrar online)
Ringen um EU-Finanzen: Parlament gegen Kürzungen
(Fokus online)

 

Thomas Adler

About Thomas Adler

Thomas Adler studied Philosophy & Economics and European History at the University of Bayreuth. He is interested in institutional economics, game theory, political philosophy and the history of economic thoughts.