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Defining a new political contract for the EU

The EU is faced with the challenges of fashioning practices and institutions that reconcile the conflicting demands on political representatives from their international partners and their domestic constituents. This has been particularly manifest in the eurozone recently, but it reflects a deeper challenge which also concerns non euro-area members such as the UK.
Prof Albert Weale (UCL SPP)
19 March 2015 More...

Starts: Mar 19, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Don’t let the Paris murderers win

Professor Laborde warns against the reactivist response to the Paris murders: they misunderstand the role played by free speech and by laïcité. Further, they allow criminals to set the term of the debate on how to better facilitate Muslim integration if France.
Professor Cécile Laborde
26 February 2015 More...

Starts: Feb 26, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Britain and EU reform

Piet Eeckhout revisits the question of EU reform, including different options for and legal as well as political constraints of such reform.
Professor Piet Eeckhout
20 January 2015 More...

Starts: Jan 20, 2015 12:00:00 AM

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Eurozone Crisis and the Democratic Deficit


See below for videos from the Eurozone Crisis and the Democratic Deficit event.  The panel on the 29th November, were part of a seminar series sponsored by the European Commission office in London and addressed various issues from different policy maker/stakeholder perspectives.

Speakers

  • Sir John Gieve: Former Deputy Governor of the Bank of England and Visiting Professor at UCL
  • Lord Roger Liddle: Chair of the Board Policy Network and Labour member of the UK House of Lords
  • Dr Colin Provost: Department of Political Science, UCL
  • Chair: John Peet: The Economist

Eurozone Crisis and the Democratic Deficit - All Speaker Presentations from UCL European Institute on Vimeo.


Provost 1 from UCL European Institute on Vimeo.


Provost 2 from UCL European Institute on Vimeo.


Liddle 1 from UCL European Institute on Vimeo.


Liddle 2 from UCL European Institute on Vimeo.


Gieve 1 from UCL European Institute on Vimeo.


Gieve 2 from UCL European Institute on Vimeo.


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