Governance

Efficient governance of the European Union and a smooth functioning of the European institutional system are essential to ensure Europe’s attractiveness as a place to invest and create jobs.

The European  Commission, the European Parliament, the European Council, the rotating EU presidency of the different Council formations have to work closely together in order to deliver coherent EU policy decisions that promote competitiveness, growth and employment.

Read it here: "The way forward" - The business vision for the future of Europe

As the leading advocate for growth and competitiveness at the EU level, BusinessEurope contributes to improving European governance and is a great defender of enhanced coordination of economic policies in the European Union. In 2007 already, in a report entitled “Fit for the Euro”, BusinessEurope had identified the challenges to be met to ensure an effective functioning of the Economic and Monetary Union. All our positions, statements and publications on how to improve economic governance can be found on the dedicated pages of this website.

Last updated: 20 June 2018