09 Nov 2015, Posted by Eric Karstens in European Policy, Internet, Journalism, Media Policy, 0 Comments

Why Google’s Digital News Initiative might fail

The European journalism sector needs a boost to catch up with the technological skills as well as the contents-related prowess of the globalised competition. But will Google’s Digital News Initiative really help?

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31 May 2011, Posted by Eric Karstens in European Policy, 0 Comments

The art of EU procurement

The EU has masterminded the very rules of public procurement, but it is also one of the largest tendering authorities itself. The scope of design of tenders is such that it may make or break entire companies and organisations, and affect the implementation of public policy beyond the specific objectives of any individual tender.

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