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Commission’s Investment Plan Lacks Human Capital Component

Neglecting motivation, skills and digital literacy in work force risks losing Europe’s competitive advantage – Post originally published by Euro Insight, 18 November 2015.

The need to boost investment across Europe is undisputed and well documented. Since 2008, both private and public investment contracted: gross fixed-capital formation as a percentage of GDP fell from 22.2% in 2007 to 18.5% in 2013, and there are still no signs of recovery.

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