CER bulletin: Issue 150 - June/July 2023

25 years on ...

30 May 2023
This 150th edition of the bulletin appears 25 years after the first. It prompts me to recall the birth of the CER in 1998.  

Why the EU can be tougher on China

30 May 2023
EU policy-makers have dithered over their approach to China and Taiwan. They must persuade Beijing that the economic consequences of an invasion would hurt China, but be bearable for the EU.  

The Commission: More power demands more accountability

Camino Mortera-Martinez
30 May 2023
As the European Commission becomes more political, it will need to embrace both the Spitzenkandidaten process and reform.   
30 May 2023
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Charles Grant, Zach Meyers, Camino Mortera-Martinez, Sander Tordoir