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New Consumer Credit Directive (cepPolicyBrief)

12-04-22

Consumer & Health

Crowdfunding platforms, 0%-financing, buy-now-pay-later offers: The variety of quickly available online credit has increased drastically. While these offers 

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European Right to Repair (cepInput)

29-03-22

Consumer & Health

The Commission plans a right to repair. It is intended to encourage consumers to use products longer and to oblige companies to extend the life of products as 

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More European sovereignty: How the Ukraine war overshadows the French presidential election (cepAdhoc)

22-03-22

EU Treaties &...

The Ukraine war is pushing the presidential elections in France into the background. At the same time, the question of more European sovereignty is coming into 

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The TESS Index: A progress indicator for the EU and its Member States (cepAdhoc)

17-03-22

EU Treaties &...

"Dare to take progress further" is the motto of the traffic light coalition. 100 days after taking office, the SPD, the Greens and the FDP still have a lot of 

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EU Energy Sovereignty (cepAdhoc)

11-03-22

Energy

In response to the Ukraine war, the European Union wants to completely phase-out imports of fossil fuels from Russia by 2027. By the end of this year, imports 

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