Three years after the ramification of the latest amendment to the constitution of the European Union, the once promising union has been threatened by the euro crisis, as member states face rising debt and economic and social issues created by the austerity measures instituted to control it. Brookings experts examine the changes in the European Union and the implications for the United States.
Enel SpA's new hydrogen-fuelled combined cycle power plant is pictured inside the Andrea Palladio Fusina plant in Venice (REUTERS/Alessandro Garofalo).
CO2 Emission Permit Prices Plunge In Europe: What's Up?
May 17, 2013, Adele Morris
Adele Morris writes that although many in the press have referred the European cap-and-trade system for greenhouse gases as being in trouble due to the decline in allowance spot prices, the markets are clearing just fine. Morris says whether this represents trouble or not depends on what one thinks the goal of the program should be.
The Euro Crisis
U.S. Foreign Policy
Testimony | Senate Foreign Relations Committee
February 1, 2012, Steven Pifer
Testimony | Subcommittee on TARP, Financial Services and Bailouts of Public and Private Programs of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
December 15, 2011, Douglas J. Elliott
Testimony | House Committee on Foreign Affairs, Subcommittee on the Middle East and South Asia
October 23, 2007, Philip H. Gordon
Testimony | Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
September 19, 2006, Martin S. Indyk
Testimony | Presentation to Congressional Staff
January 12, 2006, Justin Vaisse
Testimony | House Committee on International Relations
July 15, 2004, Philip H. Gordon
Testimony | House Committee on International Affairs
May 7, 1998, Robert E. Litan
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Distinguished Fellow, Foreign Policy
Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy, Center on the United States and Europe
Daniel V. Speckhard
Nonresident Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy, Center on the United States and Europe
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