Welcome to the UCL European Institute, UCL's hub for research, collaboration and information on Europe and the European Union.
UCL European Institute
EU decision-making assumes agreement at two levels: the national and the European. The dilemma highlighted by the crisis is how to make collective EU decisions acceptable not just to the 28 governments and MEPs but also to each of the peoples they represent. This problem cannot be resolved by either taking problematic decisions out of the political domain or confining them to decision-making purely at the EU level.
Prof Richard Bellamy
February 2014 More...
Starts: Feb 26, 2014 12:00:00 AM
New research suggests that economic policy
played no essential role in the dramatic resurgence of Germany’s
economy, with important lessons for Europe.
Prof Christian Dustmann et.al.
February 2014 More...
Starts: Feb 5, 2014 12:00:00 AM
After many months of plans, news and social media chatter, the EU’s new “Horizon 2020” programme for investing €70 billion* in science and innovation from 2014-2020, has launched. The first calls are now online and UCL plans to be at the forefront of participation.
Dr Michael Galsworthy
Starts: Jan 7, 2014 12:00:00 AM
We are privileged to be able to count on the expertise, experience and advice of an external Advisory Board, whose members have distinguished careers in politics, the media, academia, think tanks and cultural institutes.
The Advisory Board is chaired by Sir Stephen Wall, Chair of UCL Council and formerly Britain’s Permanent Representative to the European Union.
|Sir John Birch||
Former Vice Chair of UCL Council and Ambassador to Hungary
|Dominic Brett||Senior Administrator, DG PRESS, European Commission|
Director, Open Society Institute Brussels
|Charles Grant||Director, Centre for European Reform|
Director, DAAD London
|Marie-Christine Lemardeley||President, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris 3|
|Lord Roger Liddle||
UK House of Lords, Policy Network
|John Peet||Europe Editor, The Economist|
|Martin Porter||Managing Director, Edelman ¦ The Centre, Brussels|
|Michael Shackleton||Visiting Professor, University of Maastricht. Former Head of the UK Office of the European Parliament|
Head of UK Public Policy, Clifford Chance LLP
|Janet Zmroczek||Head of European Studies, British Library|