Externalities: a win-win situation in cohesion policy

23.05.2018 - 15:30
- 23.05.2018 - 18:30
Last Updated: 01.06.2018 - 11:29
Room A3E-2, European Parliament, Brussels
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Welcome Speech
Lambert van NISTELROOIJ, EPP Group Spokesman in the Regional Development Committee of the European Parliament (EP)
The spillovers resulting from cohesion policy and the internal market
Elżbieta Bieńkowska, European Commissioner for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
Win-Win situation of cohesion policy
Emil Boc, Former Prime Minister of Romania, Mayor of Cluj-Napoca
European Commission Position on the externalities
Evaluation within the Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy, European Commission
Lewis Dijkstra, Head of the Economic Analysis Sector
How do 15 EU Member States benefit from cohesion policy?
David Škorňa, Director of the Partnership Agreement, Evaluation and Strategy Department, Ministry of Regional Development (Czech Republic)
Linkage between EU cohesion and industrial policies: how to maximise their impact in the spatial spillover context?
Peter Wostner, Government Office for Development and European Cohesion Policy, Smart Specialisation Division (Slovenia)
Do economic models tell us anything useful about cohesion policy impacts?
John Bradley, Economic Modelling and Development Systems (EMDS)
Questions & Answers
Franc BOGOVIČ, Member of the Regional Development Committee of the EP


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