Comparative Analytical Report on “The Role of Social Partners in the National Reform Programmes and in the European Semester”

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New publication of a study by Pablo Sanz (Notus), Christian Welz and Ricardo Rodríguez Contreras (Eurofund) about The Role of Social Partners in the National Reform Programmes and in the European Semester.



The study analyses the role that European and national social partners play in the European Semester in the EU 28 countries. In the case of national social partners, special attention is paid to their participation in the development and implementation of the National Reform Programmes and of the Specific Recommendations to the Member States formulated by the Commission.


Eurofound (2016), Role of the social partners in the European Semester, Publications Office of the European Union, Luxembourg.
Authors: Pablo Sanz (Notus), Christian Welz and Ricardo Rodriguez Contreras, Eurofound.