| Working Paper

There is a clear consensus that stimulating firm R&D is welfare-increasing due to positive externalities and uncertainty, but the question about the most efficient way to do so is still open to debate: this paper from Leonie Koch (Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich) and Martin Simmler (Ec ...Details

| Working Paper

An analysis of the proposals and international implications around taxing digital platforms such as Facebook and Google concludes that the European Commission’s proposed digital services tax (DST) addresses the concerns shared by policy makers: but, says author Marko Köt ...Details

| EconPol Opinion

The ‘Green Deal’ in its objective is highly ambitious and will absorb substantive financial resources, so it is not surprising that the potential role of higher public debt is being discussed: the European Central Bank is increasingly requested to provide green finance through its asset purchase ...Details