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Energy Performance of Buildings



The EU Commission wants to ensure that the energy efficiency of buildings is further increased. The proposed amendment to the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive is ...more

cep’s Freiburg Appeal


EU Treaties &...

On the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Rome, cep makes an appeal to national and EU politicians as well as to EU citizens.

Based on the ...more

cepDefault-Index United Kingdom


Economic & Fiscal...

The United Kingdom's creditworthiness is declining. This is the result of the latest cepDefault-Index 2017. The main reason for the decline is the population’s high ...more

Supervision of the Telecommunications Sector



According to the Commission, there are considerable weaknesses in the existing apparatus for supervising the telecommunications sector which consists of the national ...more

Copyright in the Digital Single Market


Single Market &...

The EU Commission wants to facilitate the use of protected content for public interest purposes by way of restrictions on copyright. At the same time it wants to ensure ...more

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We seek a Policy Analyst for the area of regulatory policy, encompassing especially financial markets regulation, digital economy and telecommunications regulation as well as Brexit issues.

Working place: Freiburg im Breisgau

Starting Date: June 2017 more

cep on the road


ELSA Freiburg Spring Conference 2017

Bert Van Roosebeke at panel discussion attended by politicians, journalists and law experts on "The future of Europe", Sunday 28th, May, 2017.