United Kingdom


    • Strategic Europe

    France’s Rise and Britain’s Demise

    While Britain’s prime minister ushers in the decline of London’s influence in the world, France’s president seeks reforms that will reassert Paris’s role in the EU.

    • Strategic Europe

    Britain’s Postelection Future

    A snap general election has turned into a political debacle for Britain and its leader, Prime Minister Theresa May.

    • Strategic Europe

    Britain Adds to the West’s Disarray

    What is happening in Britain under Prime Minister Theresa May and in the United States under President Donald Trump is weakening the West.

    • Op-Ed

    Will Brexit Drive Northern Ireland Out of the United Kingdom?

    Britain’s decision to leave the EU is having a profound impact on the two parts of Ireland, and on the territorial integrity of the United Kingdom itself.

    • Strategic Europe

    Much Ado About Brexit

    • Peter Kellner
    • May 09, 2017

    UK Prime Minister Theresa May’s accusation of election interference by EU officials takes the mutual hostility between London and Brussels to a new level.

    • Strategic Europe

    Brexit and the Irish Question

    Britain’s decision to leave the European Union could spur the unification of Ireland and the breakup of the United Kingdom.

    • Strategic Europe

    May’s Election Gamble

    • Peter Kellner
    • April 19, 2017

    Opinion polls suggest that the ruling Conservatives will comfortably win the snap UK general election to be held on June 8—but political fortunes are increasingly unpredictable.

    • Strategic Europe

    Brexit Between The Rock and a Hard Place

    • Peter Kellner
    • April 10, 2017

    A recent row over the future status of Gibraltar is likely to provide the template for other issues in the coming negotiations on Britain’s withdrawal from the EU.

    • TV/Radio Broadcast

    EU’s Brexit Guideline Sets One Voice for Trade

    Potential difficulties might arise during the negotiations on Britain’s withdrawal from the EU, but the 27 remaining EU member states will speak with one voice.

    • TV/Radio Broadcast

    Brexit Talks Set to Be Complex and Messy

    If the UK leaves the European Union without having reached any agreement after two years, it will be a disaster for both sides.

Carnegie Experts on
United Kingdom

  • expert thumbnail - Dempsey
    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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    Peter Kellner
    Visiting Scholar
    Carnegie Europe
    Kellner is a visiting scholar at Carnegie Europe, where his research focuses on Brexit, populism, and electoral democracy.
  • expert thumbnail - Lehne
    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.
  • expert thumbnail - Valášek
    Tomáš Valášek
    Carnegie Europe
    Valášek is the director of Carnegie Europe, where his research focuses on security and defense, transatlantic relations, and Europe’s Eastern neighborhood.
  • expert thumbnail - Youngs
    Richard Youngs
    Senior Fellow
    Democracy, Conflict, and Governance Program
    Youngs is an expert on the foreign policy of the European Union, in particular on questions of democracy support.

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