Professor Irene van Staveren has published a column in Dutch daily 'Trouw' on dealing with the economic effects of the corona crisis.
Professor Irene van Staveren writes a column for the Dutch newspaper Trouw on a bi-weekly basis. In her article of 24 March 2020, entitled 'This is how Europe can help us get through the crisis', she calls for the urgent implementation of two macro-economic measures.
- First, issuing of Eurobonds in addition to government bonds of individual European countries.
- Second, financially supporting economically weak households with one-off contribution.