The unemployment dispersion between EU member states has peaked in 2013. Labour mobility did, to a certain extent, play a role in reducing these macroeconomic imbalances. Anna auf dem Brinke and Paul-Jasper Dittrich show that there was still not enough migration and which policy options towards higher mobility should be derived from this analysis.
Dr. Anna auf dem Brinke works for the German Ministry of economy, she formally worked for the Jacques Delors Centre.
Paul-Jasper Dittrich is Advisor at the Federal Ministry of Transport, Building and Urban Development, he formally worked for the Jacques Delors Centre.