Wider Europe: Publications

What does Russia think?

by Ivan Krastev , Mark Leonard, Andrew Wilson - 24th September, 2009

ECFR publishes a collection of views from key Russian intellectuals.


European and Russian power in the troubled neighbourhood

by Nicu Popescu, Andrew Wilson - 16th June, 2009

The EU's strategy for influence in the eastern neighbourhood


Beyond dependence: How to deal with Russian gas

by - 06th January, 2009

Could building a single European market in natural gas be the most effective strategy for the European Union in countering Russia's divisive energy diplomacy?


Can the EU win the peace in Georgia?

by Mark Leonard, Nicu Popescu, Andrew Wilson - 25th August, 2008

This authors analyse the background and developments in the Russia-Georgia conflict and outline recommendations on how to prevent wider political fallout.


Meeting Medvedev: The Politics of the Putin Succession

by Andrew Wilson - 28th February, 2008

An in-depth analysis of the political context of Dmitry Medvedev's rise, focusing on the behind-the-scenes manipulation by ?political technologists'.


Poland’s second return to Europe?

by Paweł Świeboda - 20th December, 2007

An in-depth analysis of the new Polish government's foreign policy.


A Power Audit of EU-Russia relations

by Mark Leonard, Nicu Popescu - 07th November, 2007

Despite its economic strength and military might, the EU has begun to behave as if it were subordinate to an increasingly assertive Russia.