Posts Tagged ‘Migration’

Ideas Monitor #33/2017

This week's public debate focuses on German elections, Macron's vision of the EU integration project and the post-Brexit migratory policies of the UK Government....

Political Briefing #69/2016

“We will not be blackmailed into accepting visa liberalisation by an increasingly autocratic regime in Ankara.” (Knut Fleckenstein, Vice-President of the S&D group in the European Parliament)...

Ideas Monitor #27/2016

This week, Ideas Monitor focuses on what is happening after the Brexit referendum, the problems of globalization, and the European economy....

Political Briefing #54/2016

"Is it in London's interest for me to hold grudges? Is it in London's interests for the mayor of London to be at permanent war with the Conservative prime minister?" (Sadiq Khan, Mayor of London, as h...

Political Briefing #22/2016

“In leaving, there is some uncertainty and unless every country agrees unanimously to extend that two-year deadline (following a ‘no-to-stay’ vote) it means that after two years, if things are n...

Searching for European society

Is there such a thing as a European society? Based on a four-country survey, Gerhards and Lengfeld respond affirmatively. Despite some methodological shortcomings, this is a solid and original contrib...

Political Briefing #21/2016

“From a political perspective, Brexit would be the demonstration that if you have an anti-European programme you can implement that programme, (…) It would be a message sent to many anti-European ...

Political Briefing #65/2016

“The Eurozone needs more solidarity and a greater boost [...] We will not make this happen through mere coordination. We need more integration concerning fiscal and social policy and an investment p...

Brexit: Assessing scenarios

What are the political and institutional implications of the “new settlement for the UK in the EU”? And what could happen if, in the end, the UK decides to leave the Union?...

Political Briefing #56/2016

“It’s not migrants that undercut wages, but unscrupulous employers that do so. Migrant workers are often the victims of some of the worst exploitation (...) We cannot and should not want to close ...

Political briefing #2/2015

“Until the end of June, beginning of July we had the negotiations with the Greek government (…) It was a crucial test for us and the eurozone as a whole. In the end our finance minister played a d...