EU Politics


    • Op-Ed

    E.U. Trade Commissioner Is Getting a Raw Deal

    European Union nations are increasingly making their own bilateral deals with China, damaging the unifying efforts of the E.U. trade commissioner.

    • Op-Ed

    How Do We Measure Debt?

    While Beijing's current debt level is not unsustainable, it is difficult to argue that in recent years the level of debt has not risen at an unsustainable pace.

    • Op-Ed

    Merkel Enlists Kohl as an Unlikely Ally

    As the euro crisis reaches a critical stage, Angela Merkel is reaching out to her pro-Europe predecessor, Helmut Kohl.

    • Op-Ed

    The Big West Solution

    The United States and Europe are still recovering from the housing bubbles , but the hardest-hit U.S. states have bounced back more rapidly than Greece, Ireland, and Spain.

    • Paper

    The Big Three in EU Foreign Policy

    The EU acts as a bloc with all 27 member states discussing issues and unanimously making decisions, but behind the scenes lies a tacit agreement that the Big Three, France, Germany, and the United Kingdom, take the lead on foreign policy.

    • TV/Radio Broadcast

    The Future of Euro Still Faces Great Uncertainties

    With the Greek election handing power to a pro-bailout party and EU leaders agreeing to directly extend 100 billion euros in bailout funds to Spanish banks, the eurozone has been granted some much needed respite. But a solution to the crisis remains elusive.

    • Article

    France: Looking for Europe

    • Christine Ockrent
    • June 18, 2012

    Europe may be only a part of France’s problems, but it has always been a key to their solution, and Germany has always been the indispensable partner.

    • Op-Ed

    Who's in Worse Shape, Spain or Italy?

    A more competitive private sector, not fiscal austerity, is more likely to help bring long-term stability back to Spain and Italy and put them on the road to prosperity

    • Op-Ed

    Why Is Europe's Crisis Not Abating?

    The deepening economic crisis in Europe can be attributed to ignorance and the increasingly unbalanced concentration of the power to make critical decisions.

    • Op-Ed

    The Grexit's Threat to Southeast Asia

    Southeast Asia should guard against a potentially dangerous spillover from the Eurozone crisis by trimming sovereign debt and reigning in spending.

Carnegie Experts on
EU Politics

  • 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.
  • expert thumbnail - Kellner
    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 - Pierini
    Marc Pierini
    Visiting Scholar
    Carnegie Europe
    Pierini is a visiting scholar at Carnegie Europe, where his research focuses on developments in the Middle East and Turkey from a European perspective.
  • expert thumbnail - Ülgen
    Sinan Ülgen
    Visiting Scholar
    Carnegie Europe
    Ülgen is a visiting scholar at Carnegie Europe in Brussels, where his research focuses on Turkish foreign policy, nuclear policy, cyberpolicy, and transatlantic relations.
  • expert thumbnail - Vimont
    Pierre Vimont
    Senior Fellow
    Carnegie Europe
    Vimont is a senior fellow at Carnegie Europe. His research focuses on the European Neighborhood Policy, transatlantic relations, and French foreign policy.
  • 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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