Euro Area recovery expected to strengthen

Based on the assumptions of continued monetary stimulus, more moderate fiscal restraint and an improving external environment, the EUROFRAME Group of ten European research institutes expects the recovery in the Euro Area to gradually strengthen and broaden this year and next.

Computerization Threatens One Third of Finnish Employment

We find that one third of Finnish employment is highly susceptible to computerization in the next decade or two. While this share is large, it is ten percentage points less than the corresponding share in the United States, which reflects cross-country differences in occupational structures. Low wage and low skill occupations appear more threatened. Service […]

11th EUROFRAME Conference on economic policy issues in the European Union: What future for taxation in the EU?

The EUROFRAME group of research institutes (CASE, CPB, DIW, ESRI, ETLA, IfW, NIESR, OFCE, PROMETEIA, WIFO) held its eleventh annual Conference on Economic Policy Issues in the European Union in Paris on 6 June 2014.

Extracting Value through Technology and Service Platforms: The Case of Licensing, Services and Royalties

Technology and service platforms are becoming even more important to firms and countries as software built on these platforms is integrated into physical end-products and services across business environments. We find two especially significant topics to explore. First, there is a clear motivation to increase understanding of how platform-based business models integrate with the value-adding […]

Euro Area recovery expected to strengthen

Based on the assumptions of continued monetary stimulus, more moderate fiscal restraint and an improving external environment, the EUROFRAME Group of ten European research institutes expects the recovery in the Euro Area to gradually strengthen and broaden this year and next.

Computerization Threatens One Third of Finnish Employment

We find that one third of Finnish employment is highly susceptible to computerization in the next decade or two. While this share is large, it is ten percentage points less than the corresponding share in the United States, which reflects cross-country differences in occupational structures. Low wage and low skill occupations appear more threatened. Service […]

11th EUROFRAME Conference on economic policy issues in the European Union: What future for taxation in the EU?

The EUROFRAME group of research institutes (CASE, CPB, DIW, ESRI, ETLA, IfW, NIESR, OFCE, PROMETEIA, WIFO) held its eleventh annual Conference on Economic Policy Issues in the European Union in Paris on 6 June 2014.

Extracting Value through Technology and Service Platforms: The Case of Licensing, Services and Royalties

Technology and service platforms are becoming even more important to firms and countries as software built on these platforms is integrated into physical end-products and services across business environments. We find two especially significant topics to explore. First, there is a clear motivation to increase understanding of how platform-based business models integrate with the value-adding […]