The social challenges in Europe are clear and will not easily be overcome over the next half decade: 25 million Europeans are unemployed, with unemployment rates at surreal levels in several Mediterranean countries and youth unemployment robbing a generation of their chance to determine their own fate. At the same time several countries see stagnating […]
Kristian Weise is Director of the progressive Danish think tank Cevea (see www.cevea.dk). He has previously been Head of Secretariat for the Danish Social Democrats in the European Parliament and an adviser and analyst for the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC), the Danish Confederation of Trade Unions (LO) and former Danish Prime Minister, Poul Nyrup Rasmussen. He holds degrees in political sociology, philosophy and economics from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) and Copenhagen Business School (CBS).