Articles & interviews - November 2011
"This crisis is first and foremost a crisis of confidence. The citizens have lost confidence. The markets have lost confidence. They test our unity and our determination to change the models on which we have rested for too long." Interview by Sophie Guillaud, Eco des Pays de Savoie.
In an interview with "Trends-Tendances" Commissioner Barnier analyses Europe's debt crisis and underlines progress in the area of financial regulation. Interview by Sébastien Buron. Trends-Tendances
After the worse financial crisis since the great depression in the 1930s, Europe needs to take the next step. With the Single Market Act we want to bring growth, new jobs and opportunities to European citizens and businesses. To make this happen we need to act together and we need to act now. Article by Commissioner Barnier, Public Service Review, issue 22.