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Comparative study on the visions and options for cohesion policy after 2013

Mendez, Carlos and Bachtler, John and Wishlade, Fiona (2011) Comparative study on the visions and options for cohesion policy after 2013. [Report]

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Abstract

This study provides a critical analysis of EU Cohesion Policy reform perspectives for the post-2013 period. On the basis of a literature review and budgetary modelling, the study offers an assessment of the policy’s strengths and weaknesses, the main reform ideas and counter-positions, including the implications of different reform proposals. Recommendations are derived to inform the position of the European Parliament in the upcoming negotiations on the legislative package of regulations.