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LE Europe Presents at European Parliament Workshop on Better Regulation

March 15, 2022

LE Europe’s Siôn Jones participated in a workshop on better regulation organised by the Legal Affairs Committee of the European Parliament. Siôn opened the workshop with an overview of the better regulation eco-system and an assessment of what works well and what doesn’t appear to work so well. More details, including presentations and recording of […]

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LE Europe Presents at OECD Workshop

November 24, 2021

LE Europe’s Dr Paula Ramada and Rhys Williams presented ongoing work to the OECD’s workshop on Regulatory Barriers to Competition in Professional Services. They discussed ongoing work for the European Commission’s DG GROW developing a theoretical framework to better understand the underlying features which may affect professional business services markets and how this can affect […]

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Consumers’ Engagement in the Circular Economy: Results from a Large Scale Behavioural Experiment and Survey in the EU

September 30, 2019

Divisional Director James Suter presented LE Europe’s study for the European Commission on consumer behaviour in the Circular Economy at the 2019 PLATE (Product Lifetimes and the Environment) conference on 20th September 2019 in Berlin. James explained how the findings of the study could be used by policy makers to increase consumers’ engagement in various […]

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Presentation of LE-Europe’s Behavioural Study on the Digitalisation of the Marketing and Distance Selling of Retail Financial Services

June 18, 2019

Divisional Director James Suter presented LE-Europe’s behavioural study on the digitalisation of the marketing and distance selling of retail financial services at the joint CEPS-ECRI/European Commission conference on protecting consumers taking credit in the digital era, in Brussels on 18th June 2019. This study examines the impacts on consumers of practices used by providers of […]

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European Parliament Roundtable – January 2019

January 18, 2019

The proceedings from a European University Institute – European Parliament roundtable on the ‘Role of the European Parliament in promoting the use of independent expertise in the legislative process’ have now been published. Siôn Jones, Partner at LE Europe, spoke at the roundtable in sessions on ‘Building the Digital Single Market – identifying most efficient […]

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Internal Market and Consumer Protection As a Policy Priority in the European Optimal Policy Mix – July 2018

July 10, 2018

Sion Jones, Partner at LE Europe, kicked off the debate at the European Parliament IMCO Workshop  on the Contribution of Internal Market & Consumer Protection to Growth on 10 July 2018, by presenting on the EU policy development process in the context of the single market and wider EU objectives, including the potential for objectives […]

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Wall Street Journal Reference to LE Europe Study on Impact of Single Market – December 2017

December 13, 2017

An article published on December 13, 2017 in the WSJ on recent developments in the EU internal market ( cites the LE Europe study The EU Single Market: Impact on Member States undertaken for  AMCHAM EU (

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SMART Regulation and Professional Services – July 2017

July 11, 2017

Sion Jones, Partner at LE Europe, presented on the application of the Smart Single Market regulation concept to the development of policy for professional services regulation, specifically the European Commission Communication on reform recommendations for regulation in professional services. The presentation took place on 11th July 2017 at a European Parliament IMCO Workshop on the […]

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