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by Charles Kennedy MP, President of the European Movement UK /// The CBI published on Monday a wide-ranging report, ‘Our Global Future: the Business Vision for a Reformed EU’. The CBI argues that the UK must remain part of the EU, rules out alternatives to full membership and points out that the EU benefits each… » read more

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Graham Bishop, Financial policy expert, founder of www.grahambishop.com and member of Pro Europa – the European Movement’s Brussels Council. /// Over the past two years I have been working on developing a plan for a Temporary Eurobill Fund (TEF). I have taken the idea to the Commission and to EU capitals and the concept has… » read more

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Dr Rebecca Harding, CEO Delta Economics and European Movement economic policy adviser /// All the discussion of the European economy and the imminent collapse of the European project have focused on politics and finance. In so doing, we take our eyes off the fact that Europe’s businesses are competitive globally, as evidenced through an analysis… » read more

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Tell the growth story!

While the debate on Britain’s membership of the EU focuses on the loosely defined notion of “sovereignty” it ignores the fundamental principle at the core of European integration. In its simplest terms, the European Union exists to widen access to international markets and increase the competitiveness of each member state within the Union. The issues… » read more

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US President Obama used his State of the Union address this week to kick start negotiations for an EU-US Transatlantic Partnership, likely to provide a much needed boost to the two leading global economies. Citing job creation and a boost to American exports, the US President declared “trade that is fair and free across the… » read more

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