In the context of the international and European economic and financial crisis, the support, protection and push for competitive and strong industries has become a major issue for the European Union. Ecorys has a long track record in assisting policy-makers when studying competitiveness measures and levels, use and implications of technology, revitalisation and reforms of different industries (for instance, the railway and glass & ceramics sectors), to name only a few examples.
- Framework Service Contract DG GROW - Competitiveness
- Empirical study on the impact of clustering on firm financial performance
- Trade Sustainability Impact Assessment on EU-US negotiations on TTIP
- Study on the EU harmonisation of the requirements for the road circulation of mobile machinery