Britain's Departure Likely to Cost EU Billions

The EU wants to set the course for its future without Britain. One important issue is likely to be ignored by European leaders: The fact that Brexit is going to be expensive for Europe, especially for Germany. This is the conclusion of the new cep study cited by spiegel online.



The paper by the Center for European Policy (cep) delivers numbers of a similar magnitude. The comprehensive study on redistribution in the EU shows that the remaining EU member states, above all Germany, are facing significant additional burdens. more