Mr. Juncker will make the European Union less fair[Op-Ed] by Laure Jaffré and Elie Simon

2015-05-21

Laure Jaffré and Elie Simon are part of the Alternative Management third year specialization program, at HEC Paris

On November 1, 2014, Jean-Claude Juncker took office as the 12th President of the European Commission. Jean-Claude Juncker’s career, especially his past commitment to transform Luxembourg into one of the most important tax havens in the world, enables us to predict that his presidency will place the European Union under the seal of increased inequalities

Quote article  Laure Jaffré and Elie Simon, « Mr. Juncker will make the European Union less fair », 21 may 2015, Alternative Management Observatory (AMO), [Op-Ed]
http://appli6.hec.fr/amo/Articles/Entry/Item/384.sls

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