Jan Zahradil takes part in the FT Road to Europe Debate
On 4th April ACRE lead candidate for the Commission Presidency Jan Zahradil spoke in the Spitzenkandidaten Series debate Road to Europe organised by the Financial Times and European economic think tank Bruegel.
The topics covered issues such as sustainable growth, Eurozone and European economy, trade and Competition and industrial policy.
Jan Zahradil campaigned for the EU budget to be restructured and focused on infrastructure, innovation and research and also stressed that the EU needs to become the world leader in trade.
‘European institutions need to become servants of the member states rather than their master,” concluded Mr Zahradil.