Shane Fitzgerald

A portfolio of writing on politics and policy in Europe and Asia

Tag: ECON Committee

Fixing Finance (Continued…)

After playing a strong role in negotiations over the ‘six-pack’ of economic governance legislation that has formed the core of the EU’s policy response to the Eurozone sovereign debt crisis, the European Parliament’s Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON) Committee now turns part of its attention back to the no-less imperative task of financial regulatory reform.

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The Quest for Consensus

Economic heavyweights have been knocking their heads together at the International Monetary Fund in recent weeks in an effort to Rewrite the Macroeconomists’ Playbook in the Wake of the Crisis.

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