Explainers • December 2015

In-depth explanations of key Brexit issues

Professor Iain Begg
The EU budget – a tough nut for the UK?

What is it and how is it seen from a UK perspective? The EU budget funds various…

Professor Simon Hix
UK MEPs lose most in the European Parliament

In recent posts I have looked at policy outcomes, voting records and policy-makers’ connections to analyse whether the…

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Key characteristics of EU migrant citizens in the UK

In the earlier years of the European Union, the number of citizens of EU Member States exercising…

11 December 2015
Professor Jonathan Portes
Recent EU migration to the UK: can we trust government numbers?

The Prime Minister’s claim that “around 40 percent of all recent European Economic Area migrants are supported…

Professor Tim Bale
Who’s going to win Britain’s Brexit referendum?

Prediction may be a mug’s game but it’s still great fun. And, when it comes to Britain’s…

The initiative will provide an authoritative and independent reference point for those looking for information and insights about UK-EU relations. The views expressed in these analysis posts are those of the authors and not necessarily those of The UK in a Changing Europe.

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