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German elections preview

23 Sep 2021

Joël Reland assesses the German electoral system, the role of chancellor and more in this Explainer on the 2021 election.

UK asylum policy after Brexit

29 Jul 2021

The UK's asylum policy has gone through various changes after Brexit, impacting UK-EU and international relations. Sarah Overton explains.

The EU and the rule of law

03 Jul 2021

How are rule of law disputes affecting internal EU relations? Sarah Overton investigates the cases of Hungary and Poland in this Explainer.

The French regional elections

24 Jun 2021

This piece explains what happened in the first and second rounds of the French elections and what – if anything – we can learn ahead of next year’s French Presidential election.

EU-Switzerland Negotiations on a Framework Agreement

07 Jun 2021

EU-Switzerland negotiations on an Institutional Framework Agreement have failed. Sarah Overton of UKICE explores what went wrong.

UK and EU Greenhouse Gas Emissions Trading Schemes

04 Jun 2021

Joel Reland and Sarah Overton explore the past, present and future of the new UK Emissions Trading Scheme, and the contrast with EU policy.

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