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Bernadette Ségol's Articles

Delivering a social EU-US trade deal for the people

17 Feb 2014, by in International

Trade can create jobs. European nations are trading nations, and Europe can compete with the best, given a level playing field. We oppose protectionism, but we also reject a free trade ideology that takes no account of our collective preferences, summed up in the European Social Model. Trade policy should reflect Europe’s highest ideals. Trade…

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A new path for Europe: investment, sustainable growth and quality jobs

05 Feb 2014, by in International

Five years on from the beginning of the crisis, European citizens continue to suffer from economic and social uncertainty. Unemployment, precarious work, inequality and poverty ruin the lives of many. Overcoming the stagnation of our economies and giving people hope and confidence is the most urgent task facing EU leaders. The EU has the potential to combat…

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