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Juncker’s nomination was not a sudden, not an unexpected and not even a distinct event. Neither does it spell
an end to the European Council’s dominance in constitutional politics or
make EU reform less likely.
Dr Christine Reh
2 July 2014
Published: Jul 3, 2014 1:11:27 PM
As a closer look at the European
Parliament Elections in Central and Eastern Europe suggests, it may be
non-voting, rather than populist protest voting, which could prove the
long-term threat to sustainability of the EU’s troubled democratic
Dr Sean Hanley
2 June 2014 More...
Published: Jun 2, 2014 4:31:22 PM
Despite “shocks” & “earthquakes” that took place at the national
level, the European Parliament remains mainly pro-EU. Why did the rise of Eurosceptics not make more of an impact, and what do the results mean for the 8th European Parliament?
27 May 2014 More...
Published: Jun 2, 2014 3:53:06 PM
instructive to think of the European Parliament elections as not entirely unlike a pre-modern ritual that above
all serves as a means to legitimise the political idea of the European
Union. By any such standards, this year’s European elections were an utter failure.
Dr Daniel Siemens
27 May 2014
Published: May 27, 2014 9:58:07 PM
24 July 2014
The UCL European Institute, the UCL Centre for Transnational History and UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies have been awarded £10,000 seed funding for a new interdisciplinary research project on “Passionate Politics” from CHIRP. More...
Published: Jul 24, 2014 11:13:18 AM
8 July 2014
This policy briefing discusses key issues regarding the recovery of overpaid tax and the role of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU).
Published: Jul 8, 2014 5:00:00 PM
Published: Jun 19, 2014 12:27:34 PM
UCL in the Press
19 June 2014
Professor Philippe Marlière (UCL SELCS) looks at the effect the Bygmalion inquiry has had on Jean-François Copé and how it could influence Nicolas Sarkozy’s bid for the 2017 presidential elections. More...
Published: Jun 27, 2014 10:42:24 AM
Published: Jun 27, 2014 10:39:32 AM
30 July-1 August 2014
Marking the centennial of the outbreak of the Great War, UCL hosts an international conference with intellectual and cultural historians, historians of literature, of political ideas, of art and European Studies broadly speaking, in order to shed light on the consequences of the war on conceptions of Europe among intellectuals, writers, men of letters, and politicians. More...
Starts: Jul 30, 2014 12:00:00 AM
As every year, the Institute will hold practically no public events over the summer term. Our programme is set to resume in October. More...
Starts: Aug 1, 2014 12:00:00 AM