Ten Years of the EU Membership in the New Member States: Decline in democracy, good governance and competitiveness. It is a study by Attila Ágh evaluating the development of the New Member States 10 years after the EU accession .
This Economic Policy Viewpoint by Dr. Jo Michell (Lecturer in Economics, University of the West of England) examines the sources of demand underlying the economic recovery in the UK. It shows that the upturn in GDP is the result of a resurgence in the expansion of credit to households.
Nigel Farage and the UK Independence Party (UKIP) have successfully widened their ‘hard’ Eurosceptic message to encompass strident opposition to immigration and populist attacks against established political class.
This workshop, organised by FEPS with the support of the European Forum for Democracy and Solidarity (EFDS) will focus on the topic of the legitimacy of the EU and increasing civil engagement in order to revitalise the EU enlargement process.