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Incoming Prime Minister Theresa May has said that “Brexit means Brexit”. But what does that actually mean? What can we infer from her statements so far about how she might approach the negotiations with the EU? Pawel Swidlicki investigates. The post What might May’s vision for Brexit look like? appeared first on Open Europe.
A joint letter in The Sunday Telegraph, organised by British Future and signed by politicians of different parties and from across the Leave and Remain divide, as well as business groups and think tanks, including Open Europe, callsShow More Summary
There is no doubt Brexit has been painful for stock markets and particularly shares of certain companies but it has not been a Lehman style event. Even when facing steep sell offs markets have functioned properly. UK politics has shown...Show More Summary
Where do EU member states stand in the wake of the UK's Brexit vote? And what does this mean for future UK-EU negotiations? Open Europe Co-Director Stephen Booth argues that the UK needs to carefully survey individual countries' interests to get UK-EU negotiations right. Show More Summary
The centre-right frontrunner for the 2017 French presidential election will be picked in the autumn. All the main hopefuls for nomination have begun to set out their vision for future EU integration. Open Europe’s Vincenzo Scarpetta takes a closer look at their key proposals. Show More Summary
What is the process for leaving the EU? How long might the exit process take? What are the alternative options for the UK-EU relationship? Open Europe lays out the answers to add some clarity following the UK's vote for leaving the EU. The post Leaving the EU: what comes next for the UK? appeared first on Open Europe.
The Spanish re-run election has again delivered a fragmented parliament. Like six months ago, no easy option for a coalition is available – setting the scene for more rounds of complex negotiations. Open Europe’s Vincenzo Scarpetta gives his initial take on the results. The post Spain has re-voted, but the deadlock hasn’t gone away appeared first on Open Europe.
The dust hasn’t even begun to settle from the earthquake that is the UK voting to leave the EU. Nevertheless, as European leaders lay out their initial response we are already seeing some tentative steps to stake out early negotiating positions. Show More Summary
What is the process for the UK leaving the EU? How long might the exit process take? What are the alternative options for the UK-EU relationship? Open Europe lays out the answers to add some clarity following the UK's vote to leave the EU. The post How to leave the EU? appeared first on Open Europe.
Following the unexpected decision of the UK public to vote to Leave the EU, Open Europe's Raoul Ruparel sets out Open Europe's snap response to the results and argues that now is not the time for rash decisions but careful thought. The post UK votes to Leave the European Union – now is a time for calm appeared first on Open Europe.
Welcome to Open Europe's live coverage of the EU referendum night as it unfolds. Will the UK vote to Remain or to Leave? The post Live Blog: Remain or Leave? Europe holds its breath as the UK decides appeared first on Open Europe.
A Bertelsmann Stiftung poll of all EU member states yesterday revealed that France is the only country where the majority of the voters want the UK to leave the EU. Only 44% say they back continued British EU-membership. In Germany,Show More Summary
Open Europe's Chairman and founder Lord Leach passed away recently. Below is a tribute to him compiled by the team. We all feel privileged to have known and worked with him. The post Tribute to Lord Leach of Fairford (1 June 1934 – 12 June 2016) appeared first on Open Europe.
Open Europe's Pawel Swidlicki has put together a comprehensive guide of what to look out for on the night of June 23 as the results of the UK's EU referendum start coming in. The post EU referendum – What to look out for on the night appeared first on Open Europe.
There are a huge number of crucial issues to be discussed in the EU referendum campaign (economics, trade, immigration, etc.) but the NHS should not be a top priority. Open Europe assesses the key NHS-related arguments made by both sides, and explains why they are either greatly exaggerated or lack credibility to begin with. Show More Summary
13 June 2016 It is with great sadness that Open Europe must announce that our Chairman Lord Leach of Fairford passed away on 12th June after a short illness. Open Europe’s Co-Directors Stephen Booth and Raoul Ruparel said: “Rodney was an inspirational leader and a man of great intellect, seemingly boundless energy and great kindness. Show More Summary
European leaders have refrained from wading too far into the Brexit debate across the Channel. This weekend saw two heavyweights, Donald Tusk and Wolfgang Schäuble, step in. The message is clear: Brexit would cause economic uncertainty and potentially even geopolitical disaster. Show More Summary
The Spanish election campaign officially kicks off today. Recent opinion polls suggest that, compared to the 20 December general election, the Socialist Party would lose the second place to the new left-wing ticket comprised of Podemos and Izquierda Unida. Show More Summary
There has been much talk over the past few days of the UK parliament potentially constraining the UK government in the event of a vote to leave the EU. This raises the question of exactly how involved Parliament will have to be in the process – Open Europe has investigated. Show More Summary
Pawel Swidlicki examines what the Remain and Leave campaigns have said about the future of UK migration policy and sets out Open Europe's vision for how it could change in the event of Brexit. The post What might a post-Brexit UK immigration system look like? appeared first on Open Europe.