CERRE's Academic Director, Alexandre de Streel (Professor at the University of Namur) has co-authored a new study for the European Parliament's IMCO Committee on...


Today, the European Commission published a report assessing the effectiveness of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

With its entry into...


CERRE brought together Vĕra Jourová, Vice-President of the European Commission, in charge of Values and Transparency, and Brad Smith, Microsoft’s President, to discuss the future of global online platforms regulation in an ever more fragmented world....

INTERVIEW: How to make competition policy fit for the digital age - concurrences

Alexandre de Streel discusses new issues raised by digital platforms with Jorge Padilla and Jacques Crémer in Concurrences.

Towards a post COVID-19 Digital Deal between tech and governments - Zuckerberg-Breton

On 18 May, CERRE brought together Thierry Breton, European Commissioner for the Internal Market, and Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook CEO, for an exceptional live-streamed debate moderated by Bruno Liebhaberg, CERRE Director General. 


e-commerce Directive Internal Market CERRE think tank

CERRE's Academic Director, Alexandre de Streel (Professor at the University of Namur) has co-authored a new study for the European Parliament's think tank on Europe's e-commerce Directive. The study assesses the effects of the Directive as a cornerstone of the Digital Single Market and proposes reforms for the future Digital Services Act.

Merger control in the digital era - Portuguese Competition Authority podcast

In this podcast, Professor de Streel shares his views and concrete proposals to address the challenges for competition agencies that mergers bring about in the digital era.


The letter of 4 February by France, Germany, Italy and Poland’s ministers to Executive Vice President Vestager makes several...

Vestager_Lamy_Digital sovereignty pandemics

Positioning Europe as a trusted digital leader is one of the European Commission’s top priorities. With the COVID-19 outbreak, the quest for digital sovereignty is higher than ever on EU policymakers' agenda. How may the COVID-19 pandemic affect Europe’s digital ambitions?...

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By Máximo Miccinilli

CERRE Energy Director

Politicians and interest groups are polarising the debate between post COVID-19 economic recovery and decarbonisation. By doing so, they jeopardise...