News Archive for December 2011
Bob Young from Europe Economics, has published a feasibility study concerning Contingent Legal Aid Finds, for the Bar Council. It is available, with further information on their webpage.
The Open Europe report, which Europe Economics contributed to, has been supported by the opinions of 30 MPs, in an open letter to the Telegraph.
In a paper for Open Europe, Europe Economics considered the pros and cons of the European Union setting financial services regulation to apply to the UK. It is argued that some of the most material reasons why EU setting of financial regulation might have been to the net benefit of the UK, are unlikely to apply over the next few years.
Europe Economics provided analysis for the Open Europe report on safeguarding the UK's financial trade in Europe. Open Europe argues that the Government must seek to safeguard the economic benefits to Europe and the UK offered by the financial services sector. We contributed to the quantification of the impact of financial centres and financial development on growth.
Andrew Lilico gave evidence to the Treasury Select Committee, in their enquiry into the autumn statement and the accompanying report from the Office of Budget Responsibility. His evidence was taken alongside that of other commentators, industry bodies and the OBR as well as the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osbourne.