Posts Tagged ‘EU Governance’

Political Briefing #21/2017

Martin Schulz is named chancellor candidate for the SPD, while in France the candidates to the presidency partecipated in a heated television debate. This and other news about Brexit, EU governance an...

Political Briefing #12/2017

The governance of the Eurozone is still a top concern for politicians and intellectuals across Europe, while on wednesday the European Parliament (EP) approved the text of CETA. Brexit related discuss...

Political Briefing #96/2016

Martin Schulz announced that he will leave the European Parliament in 2017. In other news, Brexit continues to make the headlines in the UK and all over Europe and the development of the Greek bailout...

Political Briefing #62/2016

“The pound is roughly where it has been. It is no lower today than it has been in the last few months. I seem to remember the pound fell sharply on the day when I said I was going to support the lea...

Political Briefing #69/2017

In Spain, national and regional institutions in Madrid and Barcelona are unable to ease-off tensions over the unilateral independence process kicked-off Catalan authorities. Meanwhile in Germany, the ...

Political Briefing #16/2017

While the text of article 50 is amended by the House of Lords, Irelands discusses the possibility of a reunification between the two parts of the country. In other news: multiple options for the futur...

The Europeanization of Twitter

In this interactive dashboard we show the incidence and the form of EU-related discussions in the European Twitter-spheres....

Political Briefing #78/2016

All EU member countries, except the UK, met in Bratislava for an informal meeting to discuss the post-Brexit scenario and the migration crisis. In Germany, Angela Merkel’s CDU suffered two consecuti...

Special Briefing – Brexit #13

The last week before the EU Referendum is just about to start and the perspective on the final result is now more uncertain than ever. The last polls show an increasing trend for Leave, as the percent...

Political Briefing #44/2016

“The economic recovery in Europe continues but the global context is less conducive than it was. Future growth will increasingly depend on the opportunities we create for ourselves (...) " (Valdis D...

Ideas Monitor #13/2016

This week’s intellectual debate has been dominated by the Brexit referendum; the Greek bailout agreement; and the status of EU institutions....

Ideas Monitor #35/2017

Commentators, policy analysts and think tanks are speculating over the future of Europe in the light of recent events: the results of German elections and the speech hold yesterday in Paris by Emmanue...

Political Briefing #64/2016

“I am a deeply patriotic person about this country. We have not been invaded for a thousand years, we have got institutions that serve us well. I don’t want to give that up to some sort of united ...

Political Briefing #67/2017

After that German citizens voted to renew their national Parliament on Sunday, the evolution of the German political landscape is making the headlines across Europe....

Political Briefing #37/2017

The newly elected French President Emmanuel Macron visited the German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Meanwhile, CDU won the regional elections in Nordrhein-Westfalen at the expenses of the ruling SPD. ...

Political Briefing #22/2017

While the meeting in Rome approaches, the President of the Eurogroup Jeroen Dijsselbloem has ignited a furious debate with a comment on southern member states. This and other news about Brexit, EU gov...

Political Briefing #13/2017

The former leader of the PSOE Sanchez called for his party to build a coalition with Podemos, while right-wing parties as AFD try to widen their international alliances. These and the other latest new...

The Passage to Europe

Middelaar provides an insightful recollection of the EU's intricate history, and establishes an effective interpretative framework for understanding the political meaning of these historical processes...