Pascal Lamy discussed european budgetary rules on France Inter. Asked about the link between the discontent expressed by the yellow vests movement and the european 3% deficit rule, Pascal Lamy reminded that these numbers were not set in stone and “on ne peut pas augmenter les recettes publiques et ensuite dire que les impôts augmentent […]

Pascal Lamy participated in a panel of nine experts to discuss the convergence of the European Socialist Party’s proposed commercial policy for Europe. Read the article here : https://bit.ly/2PoCYAD  

Pascal Lamy, spokesperson for the Mo Ibrahim Foundation commented the Ibrahim Index of African Governance (IIAG). The Foundation published its yearly bulletin which presents data collected on African governance. “Le principal enseignement, c’est qu’en règle générale, l’amélioration de la gouvernance se poursuit lentement.” Read the article here : https://bit.ly/2EbqBXt

Pascal Lamy and Jakob von Weizsäcker publish an opinion piece on Le Monde to support the pursuit of european integration : “Notre capacité d’action et notre souveraineté, qui se réduisent considérablement au niveau national, doivent enfin être rétablies” [à l’échelle européenne.] “Même les plus grands Etats membres, comme l’Allemagne ou la France, ne peuvent plus […]

According Pascal Lamy, post-brexit trade deal negociations with the United Kingdom could take four or five years. //players.brightcove.net/2540076170001/B1Hli6KCG_default/index.html?videoId=5971008360001