Legatum Institute: Central and Eastern Europe Prosperity Report
An inaugural 2016 Central and Eastern European Prosperity Report from the Legatum Institute underscores the importance of looking beyond wealth. It shows that while Central and Eastern Europe’s (CEE) average income remains far behind that of Western Europe, its prosperity has converged at a much faster rate.
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IEA - Oxfam’s obsession with the rich distracts from their aim of tackling poverty22/01/2019 10:35:00
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IFG - Statement: Select committees must demand update on government’s no deal Brexit plans22/01/2019 09:35:00
Dr Hannah White, Deputy Director of the Institute for Government, said: “Leaving the EU without a deal is currently the UK’s default Brexit option. Parliamentary attempts to delay the exit date do not change that.
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IFG - Staff turnover is weakening the civil service17/01/2019 09:35:00
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