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Edmund Stoiber presents his reportToday saw the publication of the final report of the “High Level Group on Administrative Burdens”, i.e. an EU taskforce charged with cutting red tape and easing its impact on businesses. The group – chaired by former C…

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This morning, Open Europe published a ‘mandate’ for the new European Commission – in short a series of proposals setting out what the Commission should – and shouldn’t – be doing over its five year term of office. Our mandate idea was inspired by the r…

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The Dutch are quickly becoming Europe’s thought leaders on EU reform. The Dutch government’s “subsidiarity review” contained numerous interesting ideas for EU reform, the Dutch lower house, Tweede Kamer recently published a paper outlining key proposal…

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