Study on the potentials and needs of the new Member States


DG Regio, European Commission

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The project involved research on the potentials and needs of the ten Member States that joined the European Union in May 2004, as well as Bulgaria and Romania, in relation to Cohesion policy co-financing in 2007-2013, and specifically the future Convergence objective. The study drew on these analyses to develop separate conclusions and recommendations for each of these States as to the main future priorities for Cohesion policy expenditure