Rapport: Eurostat Regional Yearbook 2014

    The Eurostat regional yearbook provides an overview of official, regional statistics that are available within Europe. It is thus a helpful tool to understand the regional diversity that exists and also shows that considering national figures alone does not reveal the full picture of what is happening in the European Union; indeed, there…

E-book: The Trade and Green Economy Handbook (www.unep.org)

The UNEP/IISD handbook has, for over 14 years, served as the acknowledged standard reference on issues of trade, environment and sustainable development. This third edition has been completely revised and updated. With a frame of reference that has been broadened from the environment to the green economy, it explains current environment and trade governance, and…

Thesis: EU beleid landbouw en regionale ontwikkeling Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

To contribute to the discussion on reforms proposed by the European Commission to the European Parliament and the future of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP), this research assesses the effects of the Common Agricultural Policy on the socioeconomic situation of rural areas, for which the German federal state Mecklenburg-Vorpommern is selected as a case study…