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At the Edges of Europe: Britain, Romania and European Identities

In their relationship to Europe, both Britain and Romania are situated at the continent’s edge, but that is where any list of comparisons between the two countries usually ends. Certainly, both countries are members of the European Union, but their respective responses to the European Union differ markedly. Polls conducted by Eurobarometer consistently put Romanians among the most enthusiastic supporters of the European Union, and the British (along with the Greeks) among the least. But what are the historical roots of Romanian and British attitudes towards Europe and the European idea?
27 July 2015
Prof. Martyn Rady More...

Starts: Jul 27, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Extremism disenchanted: what role can education play?

Young people in the UK today who are attracted to extremism are typically well educated. Given the weaknesses of this ideology in terms of its use of history, internal coherence of arguments and moral standards, its success with many educated young people requires explanation. The explanation, according to Dr. Farid, is multifaceted but education has a big role to play in curbing the trend.
2 June 2015
Dr. Farid Panjwani More...

Starts: Jun 2, 2015 12:00:00 AM

The case for an EU referendum

Christopher Bickerton, lecturer in Politics at the University of Cambridge, discusses how how the impending EU referendum in the UK necessitates open and unbiased academic debate, and how British discussions of EU reform may reverberate across the European continent.
15 May 2015
Dr. Christopher Bickerton More...

Starts: May 15, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Videos

UCL European Institute

Alumnia    
Joaquín Almunia on Competition in Financial Markets
6 February 2014
   
Cat_EU thumbnail EP2014 Eurocrisis
Self-Determination Processes in the EU. The Case of Catalonia.
October 2013
Is This Time Different? EP Elections 2014
October 2013
The Eurozone Crisis and the Democratic Deficit.
June 2013
Christian Jeorges TE meets NSE Populism
Europe's Constitutional Form
Christian Joerges
May 2013
Transition Economics Meets New Structural Economics
June 2013
The Springs of Populism in Europe
May 2013
Corruption eMigrating Landscapes 1 Careers 2013

Global Corruption
May 2013

eMigrating Landscapes 2
The New Europeans? 
March 2013
EU & European Careers
March 2013
eMigrating Landscapes 1 Seyla Benhabib Dr Christine Reh
eMigrating Landscapes 1
Exhausted Geographies
March 2013
Dignity in Adversity: A workshop with Seyla Benhabib
March 2013

Dr Christine Reh on Cameron's EU Speech
January 2013
Referendum Gordon Bajnai Jean-Luc Mélenchon
What Place for the Referendum in the UK?
February 2013
Gordon Bajnai
March 2013
Jean-Luc Mélenchon:
For an alternative to austerity in Europe
December 2012

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