RegWatchEurope workshop on regulatory policy and innovation

Participants at RegWatchEurope workshop.

An innovation-friendly regulatory environment to improve welfare, growth and competitiveness has become an increasingly important political objective. Regulations should promote, or at least not hinder, innovation. Regulatory policy itself is conversely affected by rapid technological – and legislative – innovation, where experimental legislation and regulatory sandboxes are frequently referred to. But what do we mean by innovation? By innovation-friendly regulations?... Read more

RegWatchEurope meets Maroš Šefčovič, vice president of the EU Commission

Anna-Lena Bohm, chair of the Swedish Better Regulation Council, headed the RegWatchEurope (RWE) delegation who met the vice president of the EU Commission, Maroš Šefčovič, and members of his Cabinet on May 22 to discuss current topics related to the legislative process of the EU, including political commitments to a growth enhancing regulatory framework recently made in the Communication on... Read more

EU Conference on Regulatory Scrutiny

Participants at conference

  The EU Commission Regulatory Scrutiny Board (RSB) arranged its 5th annual scrutiny conference on the 31 of May. The main focus of this year’s conference was the conclusions of the RSB annual report for 2022, which was published a few days ahead of the conference. In the report, RSB states that the assessment of impacts was the weakest element... Read more

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