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Notes from Brussels

February 19, 2015

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NOTES FROM BRUSSELS
  • Notes From Brussels is an online space dedicated to highlighting the latest World Bank blogs focusing on key issues facing Europe today.
  • These blogs are developed by a wide-range of World Bank experts from around the world, focusing on the economic and social development of region.

How Much Does It Cost to Fall Ill?                                                                                  Blog post by MAMTA MURTHI

In Europe, Life Gets Shorter for Some                                                                             Blog post by MAMTA MURTHI

Equal Opportunities for Europe’s Roma: An Economic Imperative in an Ageing Europe    Blog post by MAMTA MURTHI                                        

A labor market perspective on Charlie Hebdo
Blog post by MAMTA MURTHI

Lessons from reducing energy subsidies
Blog post by MAMTA MURTHI

The Geography in Ageing
Blog post by MAMTA MURTHI

A development e-story: Estonia
Blog post by SWATI MISH

RAHas EU Membership Benefitted New Entrants?
Blog post by MAMTA MURTHI

Tax Reforms for Ageing Societies
Blog post by SEBASTIAN ECKARDT

Thinking Twice Before Having Children in Poland
Blog post by BEATA PLONKA 

Is Economic Growth Good for the Bottom 40 Percent?
Blog post by MAMTA MURTHI  

What Can the EU Learn from Poverty Maps?
Blog post by MAMTA MURTHI

Of happy and sad faces: How poverty and changing gender norms impact Roma communities
Blog post by  VALERIE MORRICA

Equality of Opportunity - giving Roma children a chance
Blog post by  ROBERTA V. GATTI

PISA 2012: Central Europe and the Baltics are Catching Up – but Fast Enough?
Blog post by  CHRISTIAN BODEWIG

Long Live The Internal Market! (But How Competitive is the EU?)
Blog post by  MATIJA LACO