Listen to The Sound of Economics
Guntram Wolff is joined by Alan Beattie, the author of the FT’s new Trade Secrets newsletter, and by André Sapir, Bruegel’s very own trade expert to discuss President Trump’s tariffs and whether or not they’re working.
Bruegel has launched an updated series of the Sound of Economics, hosted by Bruegel’s Director Guntram Wolff, Deputy Director Maria Demertzis and former Economist journalist Nicholas Barrett. Subscribe on iTunes, Spotify or Google Podcasts.
How to Make the European Green Deal Work
The European Green Deal will be a defining feature of Ursula Von der Leyen’s incoming Commission. But will carbon border taxes and single carbon prices be enough to make Europe climate-neutral by 2050? This week, Nicholas Barrett and Guntram Wolff discuss Bruegel’s new paper “How to make the European Green Deal Work” [Archived PDF] with Grégory Claeys and Simone Tagliapietra. Listen here.
How Not to Spend It
Digital banking has made our lives easier, but why are people use mobile banking more likely to be overdrawn? This week Maria Demertzis and Nicholas Barrett are joined by Annamaria Lusardi, Denit Trust Endowed Chair of Economics and Accountancy from George Washington University School of Business to discuss financial literacy. Listen here.