Recent blogs about Europe


’Federalismo’: lessons from devolution in Italy

Angelo Salento, July 7, 2015

When it comes to devolution, be careful what you wish for. Angelo Salento explains how it went wrong in Italy. Read more.

The quest for solidarity in a fractured Europe

Tanja Müller, June 30, 2015

With conflict raging in Calais between lorry drivers and would-be migrants to the UK, Tanja Müller asks what happened to European solidarity. Read more.

Peace prospects for Cyprus

Fadil Ersozer and Mustafa Cirakli,  June 16, 2015

 Mustafa Cirakli and Fadil Ersozer look at the latest developments in Cyprus, after one of the main players in negotiations gave a lecture in Manchester. Read more.

Privacy vs Security

Steve Furber, June 12, 2015

As data protection becomes a hot topic again  with the publication of the ‘A Question of Trust‘ report, Professor Steve Furber asks if we should be worried. Read more.

The need for joined-up thinking on energy and cities

Stefan Bouzarovski and Saska Petrova

The EU’s new ‘Energy Union’ does not go far enough in reshaping our demand for energy, argue Professor Stefan Bouzarovski and Dr Saska Petrova. Read more.


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