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European Commission’s Agenda-setting Influence

JCMS |

Who sets the European Union’s policy agenda? The complex nature of the EU’s legislative process, combined with the lack of a clear hierarchy among the core EU institutions, means that it is hard to disentangle the policy contributions of different institutions and determine which one is ultimately responsible for the legislative priorities of the Union. […]

Deal or No Deal: Revisiting Theresa May’s Brexit Defeat

JCMS |

Theresa May and the shaping of the Brexit process With the provisional entry into force of the EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement (TCA), the dust is far from settled on the Brexit process. And yet the culmination of the formal stages of talks on the terms of withdrawal and the future relationship – however ‘thin’ […]

The UK’s Turing Scheme: replacing Erasmus+?

eu!radio |

For our weekly “Ideas on Europe” editorial by UACES, the University Association for European Studies, we welcome Prof Paul James Cardwell, from City, University of London, in England.         euradio · The UK’s Turing Scheme: replacing Erasmus+ ? – Ideas on Europe     We have heard a lot this year about […]

In Europe, emergency politics has become unexceptional

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After several systemic crises in a decade, emergency politics has taken hold in Europe. In the wake of the 2008 financial crisis and later the Covid-19 pandemic, governments have responded with exceptional measures. Along the way, they have accumulated extraordinary powers. We might be tempted to think that this form of politics is the natural […]

Towards resilient organizations and societies. A cross-sectoral and multidisciplinary perspective

Europe of Knowledge |

What is resilience and how do different disciplines and fields approach it? What does resilience mean in different sectors? And what does resilience involve in times of global pandemic? These are some of the questions addressed in a new open access book Towards resilient organizations and societies. A cross-sectoral and multidisciplinary perspective, edited by Rómulo Pinheiro, […]

Cultural divides – the role of affective polarisation

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For our weekly “Ideas on Europe” editorial by UACES, the University Association for European Studies, we welcome Dr Roula Nezi, from the University of Surrey, in the UK. Bonjour, Roula!       euradio · Cultural divides – the role of affective polarisation – Ideas on Europe   Roula, you have worked on “cultural battles”, […]

Reform #6: Foreign affairs (vol. 1) – Comprehending our era

Ferenc Gräff |

Introduction Supposing that most member states of the current European Union have found a way forward to a political union on the right ideological basis as described previously (see Enlightened Europism), the last act of reformation remaining is to redefine Europe’s role in the world. The Republic of the United Europe (or RUE) must realise […]

More Brexit, part. 648

Simon Usherwood |

As we’ve noted previously in this blog, Brexit is a process, not an event. With the drawing in of the year, we might usefully revisit this notion, since there’s more of the process heading our way. You’ll recall that one side-effect of the very speedy conclusion of the Trade & Cooperation Agreement (TCA) was that […]

The Bulgarian electoral roller-coaster

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For our weekly “Ideas on Europe” editorial by UACES, the University Association for European Studies, we welcome Dr Natasza Styczynska, from the Jagiellonian University in Krakow. Bonjour, Natasza!       euradio · The Bulgarian electoral roller-coaster – Ideas on Europe   In 2021 Bulgarians took part in 3 parliamentary & 1 presidential elections. Natasza, […]

What is Brexit for? Good question!

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For our weekly “Ideas on Europe” editorial by UACES, the University Association for European Studies, we welcome Simon Usherwood, from the Open University, in England.             euradio · What is Brexit for? Good question! – Ideas on Europe   Today you are wondering why the British government seems to find […]

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