Agata Gostyńska-Jakubowska

Agata Gostyńska-Jakubowska

Senior research fellow (Based in Brussels) - On maternity leave
Areas of expertise 

EU institutional architecture, EU decision making process, Economic and Monetary Union, Polish European policy, the UK's relationship with the EU, Rule of law and the ‘future of Europe’ debate.


What would Brexit mean for Poland?

19 May 2016
For the last nine years Polish and British experts, officials and politicians have met in Krakow annually to discuss their countries' visions for Europe.

Preparations for a Brexit III: Views from Bulgaria, Cyprus, Luxembourg, Poland, and Portugal

LSE blog
06 May 2016
If Britain votes to leave the EU it will have to negotiate its exit and a new post-withdrawal relationship with the EU, one that will have to be agreed by the remaining 27 EU member states and the European Parliament.

Tok FM: Jaka przyszłość czeka Unię Europejską, jeśli Brytyjczycy zdecydują się ją opuścić? Agata Gostyńska w rozmowie z Jakubem Janiszewskim

04 May 2016
Agata Gostyńska-Jakubowska talks to Jakub Janiszewski of Tok FM about the future of the European Union, if the British decide to leave.

Seven reasons Brexiteers are wrong to think EU exit negotiations would be easy

City A.M
29 April 2016
Some eurosceptics think that Brexit negotiations would be a piece of cake. But if Britain decides to leave the EU, it will have no choice but to invoke Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union.

Tok FM: Jakie mogą być konsekwencje afery Panama Papers dla brytyjskiego premiera?

12 April 2016
Agata Gostyńska-Jakubowska talks to Jakub Janiszewski of Tok FM about the potential consequences of the Panama Papers for British Prime Minister David Cameron.

Euranet: Threat of exits from EU

05 March 2016
If Brussels does not agree to pass on to France more sovereignty in border protection or budget policy, the FN is likely to organize a referendum on leaving the EU. This kind of political blackmail may even be effective and Brussels’ influence on member-states is limited, comments Agata Gostyńska-Jakubowska, an expert of the Centre for European Reform, a think-tank devoted to improving the quality of the debate on the EU. (audio in Polish)

BBC Radio 5 Live: Cameron's visit to Brussels

19 February 2016
Agata Gostyńska talks to BBC 5 Live on David Cameron's visit to Brussels for talks on his European Union reforms.

Tok FM: Czy decyzje o przyszłości Wielkiej Brytanii u UE zapadną już jutro?

18 February 2016
Agata Gostyńska-Jakubowska speaks to TOK FM, Poland.
Why the Commission is treating Poland more harshly than Hungary in its rule of law review

Why the Commission is treating Poland more harshly than Hungary in its rule of law review

European Institute - LSE
04 February 2016
In January, the European Commission announced an inquiry into whether recent Polish reforms affecting the country’s constitutional tribunal and media are consistent with the rule of law. Agata Gostyńska-Jakubowska writes that the Commission’s review has been noticeably different from its previous approach in relation to Hungary, where there have been similar concerns raised over reforms carried out by Viktor Orbán’s Fidesz government.

Tok FM: David Cameron zabiega o poparcie dla reformy UE

08 January 2016
David Cameron zabiega o poparcie dla reformy UE. Rozmawiają Agata Gostyńska i Jakub Janiszewski