Global systemic crisis – The war has been declared between the economicpolitical world and the financial-banking interests
The current period is a typical example where an impressive number of explosive factors are combining: new financial bubbles inflated by massive injections of public money, worldwide geopolitical instability, currency wars, political the beginning of the political war against “financial terrorism”, political crisis in Europe… (page 2)
2013-2014 – « Icelandisation of the crisis’ management : Bail-in, the new template for too-big-to-fail banks…
The Cypriot crisis is the most dramatic recent example where bank creditors, in this case depositors, are involved in a bank restructuring. For large depositors especially this should not come as a surprise given our analyses in combination with the structure and size of the Cypriot financial sector... (page 11)
The world after is evolving : Syria and Mali, two tangible cases where the global systemic crisis opens up regional prospects
Between a weakened and irresolute Western block and China-Russia which is not yet legitimate enough to really impose its views, regional relationships finally find the space necessary to progress. Two actual cases, Mali and Syria, prove it by different paths, whose crises currently reinforce a languishing regional integration.… (page 17)
Strategic and operational recommendations
. Stocks and shares : what goes up comes down
. Commodities : not only oil is at risk
. Currencies : watch out Yen and Pound !
. Investment : a loan is not the bank’s exclusive domain… (page 21)
The GlobalEurometre - Results and Analyses
A relative calm, quite surprising taking into account the last 30 days news, is revealed by this month’s survey. Pessimism still has its place but no more than last month, even less on several points … (page 24)
Europe 2020 is a website dedicated to European political anticipation. Developed in partnership with many different organisations including research centres and individual researchers, Europe 2020 website aims at promoting research in the field of European political anticipation and at circulating widely results of this research.
Simultaneously, Europe 2020 website provides support to innovating initiatives aimed at upgrading the European Union’s capacity to face 21st century challenges, namely:
. Democratisation of the European Union
. Invention of a commion external policy (in particular, contents developed by GlobalEurope 2020)
. Prospective analysis of the global systemic crisis
Europe 2020 website’s most striking features are:
1. it is the first European website of political anticipation, independent from any government, lobby, parti...
2. it operates in partnership with a large number of civil society organisations, companies, NGOs, and European and national public administrations (national Ministries of foreign affairs, European institutions, research centres); and from other continents.
3. it is rooted in the analyses, methods and expectations of the new generations of Europeans (born after the Treaty of Rome)
4. theoretical input is turned into action as it actively supports many large-scale events.
Europe 2020 website has developed four fields of intervention:
INFORMATION: Elements for a public debate in Europe
Europe 2020 Press Reviews
REFLEXION: Anticipation in the service of European decision-making
High-level anticipation seminars
Reports, Executive summaries
Monthly confidential letter (GlobalEurope Anticipation Bulletin - on subscription)
DEBATE: Articulation between citizens, « experts » and institutions
Actions conducted in partnership with citizen-based organisations
TRAINING: Preparing for tomorrow’s European human resources
Training Seminars to Political anticipation (namely in new member-states)
Specific training programmes : political anticipation, networking, innovation (enquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org)