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"Voters invested hope in the idea of leaving the EU. But a few years of queues and chaos could further erode public trust, says says Guardian columnist John Harris"
"Voters invested hope in the idea of leaving the EU. But a few years of queues and chaos could further erode public trust, says says Guardian columnist John Harris"
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"Free trade fatigue and strained supply chains were already fracturing the system before the virus accelerated nationalist impulses towards autarky or self-reliance"
"Free trade fatigue and strained supply chains were already fracturing the system before the virus accelerated nationalist impulses towards autarky or self-reliance"
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"Soaring energy prices are a stark reminder of how dependent Europe is on fossil fuels and should serve to accelerate the shift towards renewable forms of energy."
"Soaring energy prices are a stark reminder of how dependent Europe is on fossil fuels and should serve to accelerate the shift towards renewable forms of energy."
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"The pandemic-induced disruption of global supply chains has accelerated the exodus of manufacturing from China. Other countries in Asia, particularly South Korea and Vietnam, stand to benefit from this trend, and should take steps to _...Read More_
"The pandemic-induced disruption of global supply chains has accelerated the exodus of manufacturing from China. Other countries in Asia, particularly South Korea and Vietnam, stand to benefit from this trend, and should take steps to _...Read More_
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"The sale of Newcastle United to Saudi Arabia is emblematic of something far more fundamental and depressing about the state of Britain."
"The sale of Newcastle United to Saudi Arabia is emblematic of something far more fundamental and depressing about the state of Britain."
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"The European Union’s recent agreement to issue joint debt to support post-pandemic economic recovery represents an unprecedented step toward deeper integration. But the success of the effort will depend on how the financial relief is _...Read More_
"The European Union’s recent agreement to issue joint debt to support post-pandemic economic recovery represents an unprecedented step toward deeper integration. But the success of the effort will depend on how the financial relief is _...Read More_
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"It is no secret that combating climate change requires large and timely investments to cut green technology costs, increase efficiencies, support first-movers, and create new zero-emissions markets. Yet, in the European Union, such _...Read More_
"It is no secret that combating climate change requires large and timely investments to cut green technology costs, increase efficiencies, support first-movers, and create new zero-emissions markets. Yet, in the European Union, such _...Read More_
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"Central banks become concerned, and usually start tightening policy, when higher inflation fuels higher inflation expectations among consumers. Current trends suggest that US policymakers have more to worry about than their European _...Read More_
"Central banks become concerned, and usually start tightening policy, when higher inflation fuels higher inflation expectations among consumers. Current trends suggest that US policymakers have more to worry about than their European _...Read More_
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>"From Liverpool to LA, shortages of energy, labour and transport are threatening recovery from Covid"
>"From Liverpool to LA, shortages of energy, labour and transport are threatening recovery from Covid"
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German consumer prices increased 4.1% in September compared with a year earlier, the country's federal statistics office said in a statement. The last time inflation stood above 4% in Europe's biggest economy was in June 1992, according to _...Read More_
German consumer prices increased 4.1% in September compared with a year earlier, the country's federal statistics office said in a statement. The last time inflation stood above 4% in Europe's biggest economy was in June 1992, according to _...Read More_
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>"US and European media give their verdict on the fuel, food and labour crisis they say is caused by Brexit"
>"US and European media give their verdict on the fuel, food and labour crisis they say is caused by Brexit"
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"Although economics and geopolitics have never been completely separate domains, international economic relations were shaped for 70 years by their own rules. But the rise of China and its growing rivalry with the United States have brought _...Read More_
"Although economics and geopolitics have never been completely separate domains, international economic relations were shaped for 70 years by their own rules. But the rise of China and its growing rivalry with the United States have brought _...Read More_
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>"Official from Dutch-based FNV criticises visa plan as ‘dead end’ due to poor working conditions"
>"Official from Dutch-based FNV criticises visa plan as ‘dead end’ due to poor working conditions"
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"Angela Merkel is about to bow out as chancellor of Germany after 16 years, marking the start of a new era for Europe's largest economy."
"Angela Merkel is about to bow out as chancellor of Germany after 16 years, marking the start of a new era for Europe's largest economy."
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"The European Central Bank put the region’s economy under a microscope to assess the impact of climate change action and inaction."
"The European Central Bank put the region’s economy under a microscope to assess the impact of climate change action and inaction."