Publications

Can Europe save the world order?

by Anthony Dworkin, Mark Leonard - 24th May, 2018

The rules-based international order is under threat. The EU should place its defence at the centre of its global strategy.

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Winning the normative war with Russia: An EU-Russia Power Audit

by Kadri Liik - 21st May, 2018

The path to winning the normative war will not go so much through countering Russia as through improving Europe’s resilience and reinvigorating its model

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The Way Back: Brain Drain and Prosperity in the Western Balkans

by Alida Vracic - 09th May, 2018

The EU should do more to promote circular migration as part of their ongoing pursuit of European integration.

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Separation anxiety: European influence at the UN after Brexit

by Richard Gowan - 08th May, 2018

Brexit has the potential to upset European coordination on development and human rights across the UN system.

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Blue China: Navigating the Maritime Silk Road to Europe

by Mathieu Duchâtel and Alexandre Sheldon Duplaix - 23rd April, 2018

China’s Maritime Silk Road project is affecting Europe in vital areas of interest like maritime trade, shipbuilding, and the global reach of the Chinese navy.

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The Young and the Restful: Why young Germans have no vision for Europe

by Ulrike Esther Franke - 17th April, 2018

Polls and interviews conducted for the paper indicate that German millennials are surprisingly conservative and liable to status quo bias.

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The United Nations of China: A vision of the world order

by François Godement, Moritz Rudolf, Marc Julienne,
Marie-Hélène Schwoob & Kata Isenring-Szabó - 12th April, 2018

China has already brought the world “Socialism with Chinese characteristics”. Will its next goal be a “United Nations with Chinese characteristics”?

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Alone in the desert? How France can lead Europe in the Middle East

by Manuel Lafont Rapnouil - 10th April, 2018

France sees the MENA region as a state for foreign policy and great power politics and an opportunity to shape global politics and punch above its weight.

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The discreet charm of hypocrisy:  An EU-Turkey Power Audit

by Asli Aydıntaşbaş - 23rd March, 2018

The survey reveals the varying motivations of the 28 EU member states for keeping Turkey close -- but not too close.

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