Tuesday, July 29, 2014

EC launches Cohesion Policy open data platform

EC launches Cohesion Policy open data platform

Thursday, May 22, 2014

IMD - World Competitiveness Ranking 2014

From: http://www.imd.org/wcc/news-wcy-ranking/

The World Competitiveness Scoreboard presents the 2014 overall rankings for the 60 economies
covered by the WCY. The economies are ranked from the most to the least competitive and the
results from the previous year’s scoreboard (2013) are shown in brackets. The Scores shown to the
left are actually indices (0 to 100) generated for the unique purpose of constructing charts and

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Unemployment in the EU: Sweden small regional variations and low long-term unemployment

From: http://epp.eurostat.ec.europa.eu/cache/ITY_PUBLIC/1-15042014-BP/EN/1-15042014-BP-EN.PDF

In the EU28 in 2013, the lowest shares of long-term unemployed were recorded in six Swedish regions: Övre Norrland (12.4%), Mellersta Norrland (13.1%), Norra Mellansverige (16.3%), Västsverige (17.2%), Småland med öarna (17.3%) and Stockholm (17.5%).

Saturday, February 8, 2014

Sweden tops new PwC ESCAPE index

From: http://press.pwc.com/GLOBAL/News-releases/sweden-tops-new-pwc-escape-index-with-australia-china-chile-poland-russia-and-romania-among-the/s/9c0e9e51-370d-4cbc-ad54-4369b7ff5eda

Sweden tops new PwC ESCAPE index, with Australia, China, Chile, Poland, Russia and Romania among the rising stars

The PwC ESCAPE index
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London, 5 Feb 2014‑‑Despite the global financial crisis, most emerging markets have continued to make progress since 2007 in their bid to escape the ‘middle income trap’, according to PwC’s new ESCAPE index.

Central and Eastern European countries such as Poland, Romania and Russia have shown particularly strong rises since 2000. The advanced economies as a whole have fallen back since the global financial crisis hit in 2007, with the notable exception of Australia.

Tuesday, January 7, 2014

European economy guide - Economist

From: http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2014/01/european-economy-guide
Jan 1st 2014, 10:33 by P.W., A.M. and L.M.
Our interactive overview of European GDP, debt and jobs