Long reads

The Other European Union: A Threat on the Rise

Far to the east – beyond the outermost borders of the EU – lays another, mirroring Union in Europe. A…
EU Foreign Policy

The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement strengthens European influence in Southeast Asia

When it comes to Southeast Asian countries, the EU has lacked a coherent trade policy for a long time –…
EU Domestic Policy

Bottom Line: The German Elections Are All About The Money

It’s the economy, stupid. These words first arose to popularity in late 1992. George H.W. Bush had just lost his…
EU Foreign Policy

CETA: Six Reasons Why We Like It

  The Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement between Canada and the European Union (or CETA) has long been an issue of…
EU Foreign Policy

What’s the TTIP? Here’s a handbook.

Since the second half of the 19th Century, international trade has inflated as a mishmash of bilateral or multilateral agreements,…