Sanctions are a good way to prevent war. But in the current Ukraine-Russia conflict, Europe has a problem.
🇪🇺 With an efficient EU Emissions Trading System (ETS) there is no need to label nuclear and gas as “green” investments.
🇩🇪 How to improve animal welfare and product quality? In no case by increasing taxes.
🇪🇺 The European Union is allowed to spend 720 billion euros. The problem: The wrong people decide for what.
🇪🇺 Richard S. J. Tol has some good reasons why the implementation of climate policy should be cost-effective.
🇹🇷 What is happening in Turkey right now is out of the textbook of poor monetary policy.
🇪🇺 With NextGenerationEU, the EU is going into debt. There would be a better policy to strengthen Europe: fiscal sovereignty for the European Parliament. Here is why.
🇪🇺 From the scratch: What would Europe look like if it were built on the principle of subsidiarity?
🇪🇺 Smoking chimneys, black soot: Coal is - without a doubt - bad for the climate. But in the EU, we should better watch other fossil fuels.
🇩🇪 When the old times are present: My recent trip to the train station of Tönning