EU Industrial Policy: Assessment of Recent Developments and Recommendations for Future Policies

02-03-2015

Following disregard in the 1980s, industrial policy has recently attracted policy attention at EU level. The objective of this study provided by Policy Department A at the request of the ITRE Committee, is to establish the state of the art of a coordinated and integrated EU industrial policy. It assesses current initiatives, policies and arrangements and proposes an overview of stakeholders’ positions at EU and national levels in order to feed into the debate on how to improve competitiveness and growth in Europe.

Following disregard in the 1980s, industrial policy has recently attracted policy attention at EU level. The objective of this study provided by Policy Department A at the request of the ITRE Committee, is to establish the state of the art of a coordinated and integrated EU industrial policy. It assesses current initiatives, policies and arrangements and proposes an overview of stakeholders’ positions at EU and national levels in order to feed into the debate on how to improve competitiveness and growth in Europe.

Autor extern

Julie Pellegrin (CSIL - Centre for Industrial Studies, Italy), Maria Letizia Giorgetti (University of Milan, Italy), Camilla Jensen (CASE, Poland) and Alberto Bolognini (Economisti Associati, Italy)