Best of the Blogs – 26/06

Every month, the Stockholm Network summarises some of the best pieces from the blogs of our network member think tanks, including English and foreign language articles.

WGE – June 2012

This month’s Who Govern’s Europe? report looks at the key election in Greece, the results of which the eyes of all Eurozone leaders were fixed, and the French parliamentary elections

Italian Debates

The Milan-based Adam Smith Society is hosting a cocktail debate as part of a series of events on the deregulation and regulation of the Italian economy

EU Energy Directive

MEPs and member states have come up with a last minute deal to save the EU energy efficiency directive (EED), as the Danish presidency of the EU comes to an end.

UK Doctors’ Strike

Doctors in the NHS went on strike in the UK last week, causing hospitals to cancel non-urgent operations and seeing GPs only accept emergency appointments.

EU Parallel Trading

An inquiry by the EU Commission will begin to consider competition concerns related to the trade of cheaper public-regulated medicines into more expensive markets, known as parallel trading.

Civil Society Ceremony

The Spanish think tank Civismo will be awarding Esperanza Aguirre with the Civil Society 2012 Prize at a special event. The event will take place in Madrid (City Museum) on Tuesday 19th June

Italian Cocktail Debate

The Milan-based Adam Smith Society are hosting a cocktail debate as part of a series of events on the deregulation and regulation of the Italian economy entitled “Transportation and Infrastructure for Growth

ICREI/AMU Conference

Over the course of the last 17 years, the International Center for Research on Environmental Issues (ICREI) and the University of Aix-Marseille has organised a biennial three-day International Conference

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