John Bruton Quotes

John Bruton Quotes: If the EU and the US can cooperate successfully on regulating financial markets, everyone else will follow.
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The EU and the U.S. often work together to develop international standards. This is the case in fighting terrorism and transnational crime, advancing trade liberalization, and combating piracy and intellectual property violations.
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We in Ireland have not been immune from the bigotry and the indifference which manifested itself in Europe this century
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U.S. companies rely on the European market for more than half of their global foreign profits.
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The E.U. has moved to combat global terrorism by instituting common European arrest and evidence warrants and creating a joint situation center to pool and analyze intelligence.
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Non-proliferation will only work if all states are willing to cooperate, and that will only happen if all feel they are being treated fairly.
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The economy is not an abstraction. The economy consists of people, and it will only grow if people feel secure and are reasonably free.
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The E.U. is the world's fastest growing democratic body.
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Indeed, American companies make three times as much profits from their investment in one E.U. country, Ireland, than they do from all their investments in China.
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But our system of regulation must keep up with this. If it fails to keep up, it will hold back economic expansion. We need financial market regulation that works at national and European level.
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Financial service providers act as the lubricating oil in the economy. They link consumers who want to invest their savings for a good return with companies who want to borrow on best terms for expansion.
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The time horizon may be too long for sole reliance on market solutions - but perhaps the inventiveness of the financial services industry will prove me wrong that point!
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U.S. companies earn more from their investments in the EU than in the rest of the world combined.
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Since creation of the E.U. a half century ago, Europe has enjoyed the longest period of peace in its history.
Author: John Bruton