Cold Start for the Green Innovation Machine
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From start-up to scale-up: examining public policies for the financing of high-growth ventures
What are the challenges of financing scale-ups, and how can long-term public policies support the creation of a better scale-up environment?
Services in European manufacturing: servinomics explained
Making the manufacturing sector more competitive is vital to restore economic growth in Europe. Changing business models to sell services as well as products can provide useful revenue to manufacturers.
From start-up to scale-up: fueling growth firms in Europe
While there has been an increased policy focus on start-ups, few of these firms are able to survive and grow longer term. It is the high-growth businesses, ones that are able to scale-up, which create jobs and economic growth, drive innovation and improve societies. What are the barriers for young innovative firms to scale up and how can they be addressed?
The globalisation of angel investments
Nature and consequences of angel investments across a variety of geographies with varying levels of venture capital markets and other forms of risk capital.
Delhi’s children deserve quality education
Money has not held up educational advancement in Delhi or in India more generally. Delhi’s education budget has risen steadily. And the worry is that the increased budget will once again be hijacked by glamorous but wasteful projects, including in higher education.
Günther H. Oettinger's speech at Bruegel's event "What Digital Union for Europe?"
Günther H. Oettinger's speech at Bruegel's anniversary event "What Digital Union for Europe?", which took place in Warsaw on 15 June 2015.
What digital union?
The conference in Warsaw focused on the digital economy, a topic which is often at the heart of discussions on how Europe can emerge from the economic crisis of recent years.
Towards a digital single market: the European Commission strategy
We are sorry to announce that this event has been cancelled, owing to unavoidable changes in Vice-President Ansip's schedule
How to unleash the financing of high growth firms in Europe
In this blog post, Karen Wilson shares 10 recommended actions points to the European Commission to unleash and attract venture capital and other forms of entrepreneurial finance to help ventures grow in Europe.
Opportunities, challenges and ideas for growth and jobs in the EU corporate sector
The Juncker Commission has prioritized the strengthening of Europe’s competitiveness and stimulating investment, economic growth, and job creation. The EU corporate sector will not only play a critical part in achieving these objectives but also will be a beneficiary of policies put forward as the Commission carries out its work programme over the next five […]
Assessing the Impact of Science Funding in Europe
High growth firms and job creation in Europe
While all forms of entrepreneurship play a critical role in the economy, a growing body of evidence has shown that it is the high-growth firms that are the key drivers of innovation and job creation.