Unlock: Publications

Policy Brief

Together in trauma: Europeans and the world after covid-19

Susi Dennison, Pawel Zerka - 29 June, 2020

A new survey shows that, after the onset of the covid-19 crisis, there has been a rise in public support for unified EU action to tackle global threats

Policy Brief

Europe’s pandemic politics: How the virus has changed the public’s worldview

Ivan Krastev, Mark Leonard - 24 June, 2020

New research reveals that the crisis has revolutionised citizens’ perceptions of global order – scrambling the distinctions between nationalism and globalism

Policy Brief

False moves: Migration and development aid

Shoshana Fine, Susi Dennison, Richard Gowan - 8 October, 2019

Europe should not confuse development aid’s role in reducing forced migration with that of reducing migration more broadly

Policy Brief

The instinctive multilateralist: Portugal and the politics of cooperation

Susi Dennison and Lívia Franco - 2 October, 2019

The Portuguese hope that the EU can help them tackle the challenges of globalisation: from climate change to cooperation on the impact of freedom of movement

Policy Brief

Give the people what they want: Popular demand for a strong European foreign policy

Susi Dennison - 10 September, 2019

European voters want to see the European Union come of age as a geopolitical actor and chart its own course

Report

How to govern a fragmented EU: What Europeans said at the ballot box

Susi Dennison, Mark Leonard, and Pawel Zerka
With Teresa Coratella, Josef Janning, Andrzej Mendel-Nykorowycz, and José Ignacio Torreblanca - 19 June, 2019

The results of the European election confront EU leaders with a considerable challenge: navigating a new, more fragmented, and polarised political environment

Policy Brief

What Europeans really feel: The battle for the political system

Susi Dennison, Mark Leonard, Adam Lury - 16 May, 2019

Support for membership of the European Union is currently high, but so too is pessimism about the future of the European project.

Report

Kingmakers of the mainstream: predictions for the European Parliament election

Kevin Cunningham, Simon Hix, and Michael Marsh, with Susi Dennison - 23 April, 2019

The next European Parliament will be finely balanced between the left bloc of socialists and greens, the European People’s Party, and anti-European parties.

Special

What Europeans really want: Five myths debunked

Susi Dennison, Ivan Krastev, Mark Leonard - 16 April, 2019

New ECFR/YouGov research reveals huge fluidity in current voting intentions: 70 percent of Europeans certain to vote are yet to make their choice. Nearly 100m swing voters are up for grabs.