Articles on Mark Leonard

Big Brother versus YouTube (Commentary)

Mark Leonard - 17 July 2008

For China, the Olympics are no longer a sporting event - they are a battle to define how the country is seen by its citizens and the world.

Boycotting the China Olympics (Commentary)

Mark Leonard - 16 February 2008

Spielberg was right to step down but governments should look at China's policies within a historical context, and have a strategy for influencing Beijing beyond the summer of 2008.

What does China think? (Commentary)

Mark Leonard - 11 February 2008

China is emerging not just as an economic giant, but as a powerhouse of ideas about politics, economics and world order. Its own model of globalisation could re-shape much of the world.

A ?Power Audit? of EU 27-Russia relations (Commentary)

Mark Leonard & Nicu Popescu - 07 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. Read ECFR's "Power Audit" of EU-Russia relations.

Drafting a global player (Commentary)

Mark Leonard - 17 October 2007

Unless something goes badly wrong, EU leaders will agree a new treaty at this week's summit in Lisbon. This opinion piece was published by the Wall Street Journal.

Welcome to ECFR.eu (Commentary)

Mark Leonard - 01 October 2007

With a policy team in seven capitals -- London, Paris, Berlin, Rome, Sofia, Madrid and Warsaw -- ECFR is the first genuinely pan-European think-tank, bringing together some of our continent?'s most distinguished researchers and analysts.