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Point of view
Blockchain could transform global transactions. It is now at a critical moment in its development where it needs to choose whether to focus on a free solution, a proprietary solution, or a joint solution. It is important to keep in mind that the present international framework promotes the internet joint solution, which refers to the parallel exploitation of free and proprietary solutions that allowed the major platform companies to shape and centralize the deployment of web contents and interactions. 
30 October 2017 - by Renaud Redien-Collot
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Point of view
Because nothing concrete has really happened, one might wonder if President Trump will ever deliver on trade. Admittedly, the protectionist threat is not behind us, but there is no need for anxiety when it comes to Trump. On the contrary, the EU should focus on its own ability to deliver on trade.
18 September 2017 - by Corinne Vadcar
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June 2017 - Focus - Business environment

Whereas international trade is under major shifts due to digitisation, protectionist policies might be implemented at a large scale. According to the type of trade and economic relations (export, import, investment, services, etc.), the consequences could be significant or relative and differently constraint business strategies.

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July 2017 - Study - Business environment

Given the importance of London as a financial centre, Brexit will trigger the reorganisation of entire parts of the European financial services sector and will have an impact on the development of a number of European cities. 

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Juin 2017 - Focus - Growth drivers

In order to enhance public investments, the State and local authorities could introduce prior assessments that would determine, for each project envisaged, the finest methods to optimize their contractual arrangements. This approach was adopted by Canada.

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30 October 2017 - Point of view - Economic changes

Blockchain could transform global transactions. It is now at a critical moment in its development where it needs to choose whether to focus on a free solution, a proprietary solution, or a joint solution. It is important to keep in mind that the present international framework promotes the internet joint solution, which refers to the parallel exploitation of free and proprietary solutions that allowed the major platform companies to shape and centralize the deployment of web contents and interactions. 

trade-nafta-renegotiated.jpg
18 September 2017 - Point of view - Business environment

Because nothing concrete has really happened, one might wonder if President Trump will ever deliver on trade. Admittedly, the protectionist threat is not behind us, but there is no need for anxiety when it comes to Trump. On the contrary, the EU should focus on its own ability to deliver on trade.