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As freak legislation, the antitrust laws stand alone. Nobody knows what it is they forbid.”

Isabel Paterson


Competition policy deals with the organisation of domestic market economics. 696 more words



People of the same trade seldom meet together, even for merriment and diversion, but the conversation ends in a conspiracy against the public, or in some contrivance to raise prices. 339 more words


EU air pollution news and outlook

The recent 2016 EU Air Quality Report nicely shows  that air quality in Europe has been improving since 2000 across nearly all indicators. Whenever I can present a graph like the one on the right, I am happy. 1,442 more words

EU Policy

Moving right?

Many questions have been asked about the reasons behind #Brexit, about why Trump made it into oval office, the recent surge in right-wing political power in Europe, and I think the answers tend to be wrong. 731 more words

EU Policy

Is the EC taking bad biofuels out of the picture?

By Cristina Mestre, Climate and Biofuels Officer, Transport & Environment

July 20th was marked in bright red in many of our calendars. While waving some colleagues off on their long-awaited summer break, we were waiting for the launch of the European Commission’s “summer package”, … 489 more words

Eu Bioenergy

Bioenergy emissions, just counting isn’t enough

By Sini Eräjää, Policy Officer EU Bioenergy, Birdlife Europe and the European Environmental Bureau

As the European Commission published its new climate policy this week to address emissions from land and forests (LULUCF), … 631 more words