|Author (Person)||Núñez Ferrer, Jorge|
|Series Title||CEPS Task Force Report|
|Series Details||November 2007|
|Content Type||Journal | Series | Blog|
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In a groundbreaking speech in the European Parliament in June 2005, the then British Prime Minister Tony Blair effectively signalled room for negotiation on the UK rebate in exchange for fundamental reform of the EU budget, with particular reference to the common agricultural policy. No concrete proposal was presented, but in the European Council’s Decision on the financial perspective for 2007–13 in December 2005, the Commission was invited to undertake a full review of EU budget expenditures and resources, and to report its findings in 2008–09.
|Subject Categories||Business and Industry, Economic and Financial Affairs|
|Countries / Regions||Europe, United Kingdom|