Budget in the news (Apr 20 – 27)

The announcement of the Commission’s proposal to increase the budget 2013 caused some reactions by the media and some member states. The debate about the budget 2014-2020 also made headlines.

EU-Haushalt soll 2013 um sechs Prozent steigen (focus online)
Comission takes gamble, seeks 6,8% budget rise
(euractiv.com)
Sparen? Nicht bei der EU-Komission
(wallstreet online)
Barosso plan for EU budget rise sparks outrage
(ft.com)

Germany:
Silberhorn: EU-Haushalt – Komission fehlt Augenmaß
(presseportal.de)
ITER: “Weitere 650Mio. Euro für das Milliardengrab”
(euractiv.de)

UK:
EU inflation-busting budget criticised (The independent)
The mark of the EU: £666 cost to every British family for being part of Europe
(mail online)

Netherlands:
The Netherlands will not support EU budget increase plan: minister (DutchNews.nl)

 



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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.