European Parliamentary Research Service

EPRS

European Parliamentary Research Service

Type Research Center
Website epthinktank.eu
Wikipedia Wikipedia
Year founded 2013
Location Brussels Belgium Belgium
Functions Research
Funding sources Governments or multi-govt organizations
Tags economics social policy international affairs
Summary The European Parliamentary Research Service (EPRS) is the in-house research department and think tank of the European Parliament. Created in November 2013 as a directorate-general within the Parliament's permanent administration, the EPRS's mission is to assist Members of the European Parliament and parliamentary committees by providing them with independent, objective analysis.

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EPRS: European Parliamentary Research Service · 19 January 2023 Modern Greek

The COVID-19 pandemic dominated the agenda of the European Council in 2021, just as it had for much of 2020. Early in the year, the European Council struggled in a …


EPRS: European Parliamentary Research Service · 19 January 2023 English

On 25 November 2021, the European Commission put forward a proposal to modify Council Directive 94/80/EC on the right of mobile EU citizens to vote and stand as candidates in …


EPRS: European Parliamentary Research Service · 19 January 2023 English

Europe has been home to Jews for thousands of years. They have contributed to the continent's artistic achievements and material prosperity despite discriminatory laws and recurring acts of persecution. With …


EPRS: European Parliamentary Research Service · 19 January 2023 English

The war in Ukraine has put Europe's dependence on energy imports under the spotlight. The United States (US) has stepped in and pledged to increase its exports of liquefied natural …


EPRS: European Parliamentary Research Service · 19 January 2023 English

Elisabeth Svantesson, Minister of Finance of the Sweden, is participating in the ECON Committee in her capacity of President of the ECOFIN Council during the Swedish Presidency (January-June 2023). In …


EPRS: European Parliamentary Research Service · 18 January 2023 English

This At a glance note summarises the study evaluating the selection procedures and assesses the experiences of the first years of the European Universities Initiative started in 2019. Since then, …


EPRS: European Parliamentary Research Service · 18 January 2023 English

This paper analyses the digital pillar of the national RRPs to identify the key initiatives, examine the distribution of resources, assess the current state of implementation and define the main …


EPRS: European Parliamentary Research Service · 18 January 2023 English

The Communication by the European Commission to reform the Economic Governance Framework offers welcome headspace for public investment, while avoiding the de jure adoption of a ‘targeted Golden Rule’ as …


EPRS: European Parliamentary Research Service · 16 January 2023 English

This paper provides a graphic overview on core legislation in the area of the Internal Market and Consumer Protection. The presentation essentially covers the areas within the responsibility of the …


EPRS: European Parliamentary Research Service · 16 January 2023 English

In 2019 the European Universities Initiative started. Since then, 44 European Universities alliances were created, with 340 participating higher education institutions. This study evaluates the selection procedures and assesses the …


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