Brussels Revolving Door Leads Straight to the City

Huffington Post blog
Published 10th Sept 2014 

Molly writing with her Green colleague Sven Giegold who both sit on the European Parliament’s Economics and Monetary Affairs Committee (ECON). Using the example of Sharon Bowles, ex-chair of ECON who has taken up a directorship at the London Stock Exchange, this article explores how politicians damage their personal reputations and bring the EU into disrepute by using knowledge acquired in public office for personal gain, and to the benefit of private companies.