In the media

June 24, 2022

GREEK NEWS OUTLET ‘LIBERAL’ FEATURES IEA PUBLICATION

The Institute of Economic Affairs, an EPICENTER member think tank, recently had their findings featured in ‘Liberal’, a popular news platform in Greece. Dr. Kristian Niemitz’s publication, ‘Left turn ahead: Surveying attitudes of young people towards capitalism and socialism’, was included in an article that examined the rising demand for socialism among young people in Europe.
June 17, 2022

IES EUROPE APPEARS ON DIGI24

Christian Nasulea, the Executive Director of IES Europe, an EPICENTER member think tank, recently appeared on Digi24, one of Romania’s top news programs. During the segment, Nasulea discussed how state interference in the market has worsened the impact of the cost-of-living crisis on citizens.
June 13, 2022

BRUSSELS REPORT FEATURES EPICENTER BRIEF ON FREE TRADE

Brussels Report recently highlighted EPICENTER’s 2021 ‘Raising Barriers’ report in an article exploring how the European Union’s Free Trade Agreements with third-party countries can benefit the economies of the new partners. The article cited the report’s findings that FTAs often have asymmetric advantages and can impact certain producer interests by changing their operational circumstances due to competition from abroad.
June 2, 2022

PODCAST WITH OUR DIRECTOR ABOUT THE SIXTH ROUND OF SANCTIONS ON RUSSIA

The Consumer Choice Center recently welcomed our Director, Adam Bartha, to discuss the sixth round of economic sanctions on Russia. The discussion revolved around Hungary’s role in delaying the sanctions, addressing the (dis)unity of European foreign policy and the role of the EU in pursuing foreign policy objectives.
June 2, 2022

GREEK NEWS OUTLET ‘LIBERAL’ FEATURES KEFIM

Recently, the Greek news outlet ‘Liberal’ featured the work of KEFiM, an EPICENTER member think tank. The study, which explored the cost-of-living crisis, revealed how taxes and regulations contribute to higher prices for consumers. In their coverage of the report, ‘Liberal’ provided an overview of the key arguments and spoke with Alexandros Skouras, President of KEFiM.
March 25, 2022

EXPRESSO INTERVIEW WITH ADAM BARTHA ON EU ENERGY POLICY

While the US has made promises to supply more natural gas to Europe, questions have been raised regarding the US’s long-term capacity for such an arrangement. Despite searching for alternatives to Russian energy supplies, the energy crisis is already well underway. All options from fracking to nuclear power should be on the table going forward.
March 14, 2022

BRUSSELS REPORT FETURES LFMI’S BRIEF ON DMA

The LFMI’s recent brief entitled “Digital Market Act: Competition, Private Property, Innovation and the Interests of the Users’’ covers all of the complex issues brought about by this new proposed legislation. In drafting this act, the realities of innovation in technology are forgotten and political discourse instead takes the focus. Several key misunderstandings set out to hurt both consumers and businesses.
March 9, 2022

LIBREMERCADO INTERVIEW WITH ADAM BARTHA

Discussing Irene Montero’s recent large spending plan to accommodate inequality in Spain, Adam Bartha weighs in on solutions. Bartha affirms that empty political taglines and more large fiscal plans do not lead to real equality driven policy. Instead, real feminist policy originates from freer market conditions.
February 28, 2022

EXPRESSO INTERVIEW WITH ADAM BARTHA ON UKRAINE

Adam Bartha discusses the evolving Ukraine invasion and Russian sanctions. Bartha covers the potential effects on Russian leadership, what a Post – Putin Russia might constitute and steps that EU leaders should take to achieve an ideal outcome in Ukraine.