Supporting analyses

This database contains the research papers produced by the European Parliament’s various research services, in particular studies, in-depth analyses and briefings produced by policy departments, the Economic Governance Support Unit and the Directorate for Impact Assessment and European Added Value. These documents aim to support the work of the various parliamentary bodies.

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The advisory European Fiscal Board
13-09-2019 Briefing

The UN Sustainable Development Goals Summit and the Climate Action Summit, New York, 23-25 September 2019
12-09-2019 Briefing

The Euro Area Fiscal Stance
11-09-2019 Briefing

Country-specific recommendations: An overview (September 2019)
11-09-2019 Briefing

An overview of the Stability and Growth Pact - September 2019
10-09-2019 Briefing

The legal nature of Country-Specific Recommendations
10-09-2019 At a Glance

Overview of external briefings on the SSM and SRB during the 8th parliamentary term
06-09-2019 In-Depth Analysis

Country-Specific Recommendations for 2019 - A comparison of Commission and Council texts (implementing the ‘comply or explain’ principle)
04-09-2019 In-Depth Analysis

Study in Focus: Labour Mobility and recognition
04-09-2019 At a Glance

Implementation of Macroeconomic Imbalance Procedure - State-of-Play (September 2019)
04-09-2019 In-Depth Analysis

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Workshops enable Members to put questions to and exchange views with experts on subjects associated with parliamentary business or subjects of current interest.

Fact Sheets on the EU

The Fact Sheets provide an overview of European integration and of the European Parliament’s contribution to that process.


The Assessment of Scientific and Technological Policy Options for the European Parliament.

Think Tank

The Think Tank page provides access to all the expertise sources available in the Parliament.