Tag Archives: consumer protection

Single Digital Gateway: How EU Could Meet Expectations of Citizens and Businesses? – March 2018

Sector:Public Policy
Client:european-commission
Published: March, 2018
Document type:Briefing

A briefing by Dr Charlotte Duke for the European Commission on behalf of the Internal Market and Consumer Protection Committee on the European Commission’s proposed regulation for a Single Digital Gateway.

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Study on Consumers’ Decision-making in Insurance Services: A Behavioural Economics Perspective – November 2017

Sector:Behavioural Economics
Client:ec-dg-justice-consumers
Published: November, 2017
Document type:

This study focused on consumers’ decision-making in the non-life insurance market when purchasing domestically and cross-border. It tested ways to help consumers make better decisions using a behavioural experiment, collected complementary data on the supply side of the market, and examined potential savings consumers could make.

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Consumer Vulnerability Across Key Markets in the EU: Animated Infographic – November 2016

Sector:Behavioural Economics
Client:consumer-vulnerability-across-key-markets-in-the-eu-animated-infographic-november-2016
Published: November, 2016
Document type:Presentation

Following the publication of LE Europes’ study into consumer vulnerability across the EU for DG Justice and Consumers, the European Commission has released an animated infographic which presents the key findings of the study, including the varying impact of vulnerability drivers across key markets.

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Consumer Market Study on the Functioning of Legal and Commercial Guarantees for Consumers in the EU – December 2015

Sector:Behavioural Economics
Client:european-commission
Published: December, 2015
Document type:Report

This study for the European Commission explores how well markets for Legal and Commercial Guarantees (LCGs) operate for consumers in Europe. The study includes consumer surveys and behavioural experiments to investigate how well consumers understand LCGs. The study provides policy recommendations to remedy any shortcomings detected. In particular, the results of will be used to […]

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