Tematica: Action Institute
Hello, Action Policy Digest readers!
Organized as a monthly newsletter, it presents an overview of the current international policy debate. You find below a selection of the best ideas from the most influential think tanks, structured in four areas: (i) Finance, (ii) Innovation and Development, (iii) European Affairs and (iv) Social Policy.
“Sanctions and the international monetary system“. The freezing of Russian foreign exchange reserves will have long-term and systemic consequences. This column argues, however, that the dominant role of the dollar as a reserve currency will be unaffected. No other country can provide the world with a large, liquid government bond market and a fully open capital account.
“The decoupling of Russia: high-tech goods and components”. Sanctions on high-tech goods supplies, combined with financial sanctions and other restrictions, will deprive Russia of a future as a modern economy.
“The Next Revision of the Financial Regulation and the EU Budget Galaxy“. This study, written on request by the Budget Committee of the European Parliament, analyses the impacts on EU governance and the ability of the European Parliament to fulfil its duties, and considers that reforms are definitely needed to ensure that the EU budget and financial rules reflect the current realities that the EU faces.
Let me remind you that credit is the lifeblood of business, the lifeblood of prices and jobs.
Herbert Hoover […]
Good health is essential to social and economical development and it empowers all of the public sectors.
World Health Organization […]
Innovation is the specific instrument of entrepreneurship. The act that endows resources with a new capacity to create wealth.
Peter Drucker […]
Talent is a source from which water flows constantly renewed. But this source loses its value unless it is properly used.
Ludwig Wittgenstein […]