When it comes to international economic competition, people often frame the argument as the U.S. versus China.
But across the Atlantic, nation-states in the European Union have been working hard to show the world that they deserve to be considered an economic force.
Rising up to this challenge for the EU is easier said than done. Sean Bray, EU policy analyst at the TaxA tax is a mandatory payment or charge collected by local, state, and national governments from individuals or businesses to cover the costs of general government services, goods, and activities. Foundation, joins Jesse to talk through the EU’s challenges–and potential–when it comes to tax and economic policy.