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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Posting of Workers Directive – Current Situation and Challenges
30-06-2016 Study

Jurisdiction in Matrimonial Matters - Reflections for the Review of the Brussels IIa Regulation
30-06-2016 Study

Tax Challenges in the Digital Economy
29-06-2016 Study

Digital Union
29-06-2016 Briefing

Energy Policy
29-06-2016 Briefing

Country Specific Recommendations for 2016 - A Comparison of Commission and Council Recommendations (Tthe ‘Comply or Explain’ Principle)
29-06-2016 Study

TTIP - Challenges and Opportunities
29-06-2016 At a Glance

Longer Lifetime for Products: Benefits for Consumers and Companies
28-06-2016 Study

The Reform of the Dublin III Regulation
28-06-2016 Study

“Bail-Ins” in Recent Banking Resolution and State Aid Cases
24-06-2016 Briefing

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