EU Affairs Blog


1st July 2020

Together for Europe’s Recovery: The Key Priorities of the German Presidency of the Council of the EU

On 1 July 2020, Germany assumed the rotating Presidency of the EU Council against the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic. This briefing examines what we can expect over the next six months.
18th June 2020

The Multilateral Order Post-Covid: Expert Voices

IIEA Expert Voices brings together expert insights from around the world to provide concise, digestible answers to key questions in EU and global politics.
13th May 2020

Judging the Eurozone: The Role of National Courts and the European Court of Justice in adjudicating on Europe’s Economic and Monetary Union

This paper identifies characteristics and trends in European Court of Justice and national court rulings relating to the functioning and evolution of the Eurozone.
13th May 2020

Compliance & COVID-19: Reforming EU Fiscal Rules

The purpose of this blog is to examine the state of play regarding changes to fiscal rules in the context of the ongoing debate surrounding Economic Governance Reform in the EU & the COVID-19 Crisis.
7th May 2020

Green Central Banking: Options for the ECB on Climate Change

This paper outlines several possible options for the ECB to be a major catalyst for climate action both through its monetary policy and regulatory decisions.