State Aid and the European Union

01-12-2002

This briefing offers an overview of the EU's policy in regard to state aid and its underlying principles. The major issues under debate and the links to policy on competition and on services of general interest are explained; the state of play in regard to the enlargement negotiations is also reviewed.

This briefing offers an overview of the EU's policy in regard to state aid and its underlying principles. The major issues under debate and the links to policy on competition and on services of general interest are explained; the state of play in regard to the enlargement negotiations is also reviewed.