It’s cold outside the EU embrace

Biedermann, Ferry (2020) It’s cold outside the EU embrace. Centre for Brexit Studies Blog.

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Let me count the ways in which European countries need each other. The relatively small and shrinking economies, compared to rising stars in other parts of the world, face a number of challenges unprecedented in depth, breadth and height. Yet, the EU, the most effective mechanism for them to cooperate on meeting most of these challenges, is straining at the seams, with Brexit having exacerbated previously existing contradictions. The UK, in the meantime, did not have to wait long after Brexit to experience the kind of international buffeting that the EU used to shield it from, having been caught between China and the US with the Huawei 5G controversy.

Item Type: Other
Date: 20 July 2020
Uncontrolled Keywords: Brexit, EU
Subjects: L100 Economics
L200 Politics
Divisions: Research, Innovation, Enterprise and Professional Services > Centre for Brexit Studies
Depositing User: Bethan Tolley
Date Deposited: 20 Jul 2020 15:38
Last Modified: 20 Jul 2020 15:38
URI: http://www.open-access.bcu.ac.uk/id/eprint/9562

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