• Strategic Europe

    Is Germany Hiding?

    Some German officials seem to be relying on fallacious arguments as a convenient excuse to avoid meeting defense spending commitments.

    • Strategic Europe

    Germany’s Ideas-Deficit Opposition

    Germany’s Social Democrats and Greens are at a loss over how to woo voters to stop Chancellor Angela Merkel from winning a fourth term in September.

    • Strategic Europe

    From Paris to Berlin

    Despite big differences over economic policy, Europe’s two most important leaders need each other more than ever before.

    • Strategic Europe

    How to Reset the Franco-German Balance

    To increase its power in Europe and lessen German dominance, France needs to change itself and build a real European political union to underpin the euro.

    • Strategic Europe

    A Netanyahu Snub, a German Response

    Israel’s prime minister is doing neither himself nor his country any favors in refusing to meet the German foreign minister.

    • Strategic Europe

    Germany After Brexit

    Britain’s decision to withdraw from the European Union will have a profound effect on the bloc’s realignment, starting with Germany.

    • Strategic Europe

    A Franco-German Defense Deal for Europe

    Together, France and Germany can live up to the daunting responsibility of coordinating their growing defense budgets in a way that benefits Europe.

    • Strategic Europe

    Merkel Goes to Washington

    When she meets the U.S. president, the German chancellor will have the awesome task of defending Germany, Europe, and the Western liberal order.

    • Strategic Europe

    An EU Nuclear Deterrent Won’t Serve Western Interests

    Talk of a European nuclear deterrent might be welcome in Washington, but such a scheme would do very little to help Europe tackle the biggest challenges it faces.

    • Strategic Europe

    Peak Populism, Perhaps

    • Peter Kellner
    • March 06, 2017

    Since Donald Trump was elected U.S. president in November 2016, reality has gained ground in the battle against populism.

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    Cornelius Adebahr
    Nonresident Fellow
    Carnegie Europe
    Adebahr is a nonresident fellow at Carnegie Europe. His research focuses on European foreign policy.
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    Judy Dempsey
    Nonresident Senior Fellow
    Carnegie Europe
    Editor in chief
    Strategic Europe
    Dempsey is a nonresident senior fellow at Carnegie Europe and editor in chief of Strategic Europe.
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    Stefan Lehne
    Visiting Scholar
    Carnegie Europe
    Lehne is a visiting scholar at Carnegie Europe in Brussels, where his research focuses on the post–Lisbon Treaty development of the European Union’s foreign policy, with a specific focus on relations between the EU and member states.

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