Conference Materials

Here you find a list of research papers underpinning the presentations at the WWWforEurope Conference on Social and Environmental Progress: Europe in a Long-Run Perspective, sorted by session.

 

The Short- and Long-Run Policy Agenda in Europe: The Social Dimension


Roger Liddle (Policy Network): Reconciling the Long- and Short-Run Perspective

Reforming EU Economic Governance: Is "More" Any Better?
Renaud Thillaye, Ludek Kouba and Andreas Sachs, WWWforEurope Working Paper No. 57

Coordination in Place of Integration? Economic Governance in a Non-Federal EU
Renaud Thillaye, WWWforEurope Working Paper No. 32

The challenges of EU Governance and the Quest for Long-Term Growth
Renaud Thillaye, WWWforEurope Working Paper No. 4

 

Atilim Seymen (Deutsche Bundesbank): Labour Market Reforms for Europe after the Crisis

(Spillover) Effects of Labour Market Reforms in Germany and France
Claudia Busl and Atilim Seymen, WWWforEurope Working Paper No. 8

The German Labour Market Reforms in a European Context: A DSGE Analysis
Claudia Busl and Atilim Seymen, Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 13-097


Long-Run Growth and Absolute Decoupling of Resource use


Jeroen van den Bergh (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona): Labour and Carbon Productivity in Europe

Sector-level Tests of the Feasibility of Green Growth: Carbon Intensity versus Economic and Productivity Growth Indicators
Ardjan Gazheli, Miklós Antal and Jeroen van den Bergh, WWWforEurope Working Paper No. 81

 

Marina Fischer-Kowalski (Institute of Social Ecology) and Kurt Kratena (Austrian Institute of Economic Research): Global Resource Scenarios and a Resource Roadmap for Europe

An Optimal Policy Mix for Resource Use
Marina Fischer-Kowalski and Dominik Wiedenhofer, WWWforEurope Policy Brief 5

Policy Implications of Resource Constraints on the European Economy
Kurt Kratena and Mark Sommer, WWWforEurope Policy Brief No. 6


Innovation, Employment and the Environment


Georg Licht (Centre for European Economic Research): Green Innovation and Employment

Do Green Innovations Stimulate Employment? Firm-level Evidence from Germany
Georg Licht and Bettina Peters, WWWforEurope Working Paper No. 53

The Impact of Green Innovation on Employment Growth in Europe
Georg Licht and Bettina Peters, WWWforEurope Working Paper No. 50

 

Reinhilde Veugelers (KU Leuven): Innovation Policies for Ecological Transition: Powering the Green Innovation Machine

What Innovation Policies for Ecological Transition? Powering the Green Innovation Machine
Reinhilde Veugelers, WWWforEurope Working Paper No. 73

The Contribution of Academic Research to Innovation and Growth
Reinhilde Veugelers, WWWforEurope Working Paper No. 71