Author: Ernst Stetter

Ernst Stetter is an economist by profession and was the founding secretary-general of the Brussels based European Foundation for Progressive Studies (FEPS) (2008–2019). Stetter is the editor of several books on progressive social and economic policies and regularly analyses European issues in the media. He was also director of the Africa and Central Europe departments at the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung in Germany.

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