Paul Tang


October 17, 2006

EU accession and income growth: an empirical approach

The dynamic effects from EU membership are crucial for the new member states to catch up with the average income level in the old member states.

October 18, 2005

Environmental policy competition and differential tax treatment; a case for tighter coordination?

The Kyoto Protocol binds the level of greenhouse gas emissions in participating countries. It does not, however, dictate how the countries are to achieve this level.

October 25, 2004

Is the American model Miss World? Choosing between the Anglo-Saxon model and a European-style alternative

In Lisbon, the European Union has set itself the goal to become the most competitive economy in the world in 2010 without harming social cohesion and the environment.