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  Guest post by Mark Cummins. Mark Cummins is Professor of Finance at the Dublin City University Business School and Head of the Economics, Finance and Entrepreneurship Academic Group. He holds a PhD in Quantitative Finance. He will speak further on this topic at a special event on “Brexit and Financial Services” on 12 April… » read more

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    Guest post by MEP Benedek Jávor. Cohesion policy is an important tool of solidarity within the European Union. Since the 2004 accession wave this European flow of sources contributed on an altering level to the convergence, and at the same time in the majority of the so-called new Member States, it represented a… » read more

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  Guest blog post by Betrand L’Huilier – Coordinateur Europe – LaREM Benelux. Emmanuel Macron a mis l’Europe au cœur de son projet politique et a fait de sa refondation une priorité. Moins d’un an après son élection, le Président français lancera le 17 avril à Strasbourg les consultations citoyennes qui seront menées dans 25… » read more

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Guest blog post / open letter by Dr. Yoav Shemer-Kunz, Director of EINAT Network – the European Israeli Network on Article Two. European and Israeli lawmakers urge Mogherini to voice its opposition to the ‘Jewish Nation-state Bill’ to be voted soon in the Knesset. Pier Antonio Panzeri, Chair of the European Parliament’s Subcommittee on Human… » read more

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Guest blog post by Thimios Tzallas, a writer and specialises in British and Greek politcs. A week before the nerve-agent attack in Salisbury, the University of Peloponnesus, in the presence of the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs George Katroungalos, declared Vladimir Putin Professor Emeritus, because of his “contributions to culture and democracy”. In the person… » read more

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  Guest post by Johan Merlevede. Merlevede is the director of Leuven MindGate, an association that represents the knowledge, high-tech, and healthcare sectors in Leuven, Belgium. Shout the phrase ‘innovation hub’ into a crowd of European techies or start-up fanatics and they’ll probably assume you’re talking about one of the grand capitals known for their… » read more

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Guest post by Joakim Palme, Chair, Delmi and Professor of political science at Uppsala University and Kristof Tamas, Director and Head of Secretariat, Delmi. The 2015 refugee crisis led to a series of changes in European Union migration policy, including the reintroduction of border controls and an arrangement with Turkey. Although the influx of asylum… » read more

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