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  • Call for experts for financial instruments and microfinance

    Call for experts for financial instruments and microfinance


    The Commission is looking for experts to be appointed in a personal capacity to provide advice on fi-compass , the advisory platform for financial instruments under the ESIF (European Structural and Investment Funds) and EaSI (Employment and Social Innovation) microfinance.To develop the necessary knowledge base and to improve the administrative capacity of bodies involved in the implementation of ...


  • Operational Programmes - State of Play

    Operational Programmes - State of Play


    The European Commission is now analysing the draft Cohesion Policy Operational Programmes (OPs) from all countries outlining their investment plans for EU Structural and Investment Funds for the 2014-2020 programming period. 63 Programmes have been adopted so far including 4 cooperation programmes, for a total amount of more than EUR 47 billion. The OPs (managed by DG REGIO) have come from: Danmark: ...


  • New Working paper: Regionalisation of SAMs and Trade Flows in the RHOMOLO model

    New Working paper: Regionalisation of SAMs and Trade Flows in the RHOMOLO model


    The Rhomolo model is a dynamic spatial general equilibrium model developed jointly by the Directorate General Regional Policy and the Joint Research Centre. Rhomolo covers the EU-27 at the NUTS 2 level and is used to assess the impact of Cohesion Policy at the regional level. The present paper gives background information on how RHOMOLO's database has been developed. In particular the paper explains ...


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