"A geopolitically assertive EU is needed more than ever“ argue Nicole Koenig and Nils Redeker in their article on Euractiv.com. The State of the Union speech provides a momentum for the EU to sketch its power agenda.
The Corona crisis exposes the structural weaknesses of the euro zone, but could also help to overcome them, Lucas Guttenberg states in the German public radio channel NDR.
Which steps are still necessary before the end of the transition period to avoid a no-deal Brexit?
In an interview with Euranet Plus, Nils Redeker explains how disparities between member states are likely to increase if no additional instrument for the support of the corporate sector is deployed by the EU.
The European Parliament will use its budgetary power to link EU funds to the rule of law says Christian Freudlsperger in a podcast by Deutschlandfunk Kultur.
In her PhD, Franziska Loschert looks into the design of EU labour migration policies. After work, she loves cycling across the Tempelhofer Feld and is convinced that there are better arguments for European Integration than "free EU-wide roaming".
Apart from a plastic tax, the European Council agreement does not contain any new resources for the EU budget, Lucas Guttenberg is quoted in the Guardian.
Payments under the reconstruction fund must be democratically controlled, argues Lucas Guttenberg in an interview with WDR.
In their Brussels Briefing, the Financial Times cite Theresa Küspert and Nils Redeker’s criticism of the planned €26bn solvency support instrument to help struggling companies.