The Volkswagen affair brings to light broader policy failures on both side of the Atlantic. Rectifying it will require actions beyond just the automotive sector.
Europe’s leaders have done far too little to support a transatlantic trade agreement that could boost the West’s leadership for the twenty-first century.
In the discussion on TTIP, not only the trade and economic aspects of the partnership should be stressed, but also its geopolitical and security implications.
The deepening of the EU-Turkey Customs Union is viewed as an undertaking to accelerate Ankara's EU accession process. The deal is also set to have a significant impact on the Turkish economy.
A clutch of recent deals between Gazprom and German and Austrian energy companies shows how much Russia needs Europe and vice versa.
Europeans must save the euro and, more importantly, draw the consequences of the current crisis. That means preparing for political union.
If EU leaders want to find a solution to the Greek crisis, they first need to rebuild trust and confidence.
The EU and the United States should focus more attention on how to include energy issues in the proposed Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership.
European policymakers have been using trade policy as a substitute for security policy. That is ineffective, and it is time to reset the balance between the two.
Every week, a selection of leading experts answer a new question from Judy Dempsey on the foreign and security policy challenges shaping Europe’s role in the world.