All crucial moments in the history of European integration have been like this: a deep crisis, a risk of collapse, a new collective solution.
Our economies and our European way of living are severely affected. But today there is a unique chance to rethink our ambitious objectives and to rebuild together a better economy based on renewed principles.
The EU should not and cannot afford to forget what Ursula von der Leyen called EU’s “man on the moon” moment back then.
Two themes will dominate EU policymaking over the next few years: the medium and longer term ‘green deal’ and the much more immediate imperative of an effective response to the Covid-19 economic crisis.
Wage settlement in the Nordic countries is based on sensitive compromises and negotiations between employers and employees with very little intervention from politicians.
We must not fall in the trap of pitching privacy vs health and we have to ask ourselves : how we can achieve public health benefits without surveillance