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Subject Dossier

Tension within the European Union

Britain wants the Brexit and elsewhere anti-European forces on the left and right gain strength. The differences between the EU member states in terms of economic strength and understanding of the role of the state, the European Central Bank and the Euro are substantial. In this dossier we present our analyses and recommendations for action regarding the tension within the EU.

Selected Publications

Policy Article

Refugee Policy: More Europe!

Kiel Focus

The refugee policy of the EU and its member states faces complex challenges. It needs to reflect and reconcile the living conditions of potential migrants in their...

Policy Article

What Direction Should EU Cohesion Policy Take?


There is little the European Union today needs more urgently than cohesion, unity and solidarity. From this perspective, it seems almost like a miracle ...

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