Archive | August, 2011

EU agricultural policy: great potential for budget savings

This guest post is written by Professor Ulrich Koester, Professor Emeritus of Agricultural Market Analysis and Policy at the University of Kiel. It originally appeared in German as an opinion piece in the periodical Wirtschaftsdienst 8/2011.

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Professor Alan Matthews

Seeds of a conflict

An EU ban on Egyptian fenugreek seeds disrupts the Union’s efforts to help stabilise the country.

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Life after the Doha Round

Last week’s WTO meetings suggest there will be no Doha Round agreement in the immediate future. The December Ministerial Conference has the responsibility to chart a roadmap for life after Doha.

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