Andrew Willis

Articles by Andrew Willis



  • European R&D Growth Outstrips the U.S.
    A new study finds that EU firms grew their R&D spending faster than those in the U.S. last year, but there are worrisome shortfalls and disparities
  • Unsold Cars Pile Up in Europe
    As purchases decline, carmakers are resorting to extreme measures to store unsold vehicles—including stashing them on an empty cargo ship
  • European Recession: It Ain't Over Yet
    A new survey from the ECB paints a gloomy picture for the rest of this year, but modest growth should resume in 2010. Spain is a particular problem
  • An End to the Beef War
    The U.S. and EU settled a long-running dispute over European beef imports, avoiding imposition of U.S. duties on Roquefort
  • World Bank Urges Eastern Europe Help
    Citing particularly the woes of Romania, Croatia, and Ukraine, the bank's president called for financial intervention in the region



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