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French economist Jean Marcel Tirole awarded the Nobel Prize in Economics NEW
Ideas on Europe 2 Days, 16 Hours, 24 Minutes ago
Several days ago, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences selected Jean Marcel Tirole to be the 75th recipient of the Nobel Prize in Economics. This French economist (the third Frenchman ever to receive this award and 23rd non-American) comes from the...
Illegal Fishing of Swordfish Highlights Weaknesses in IUU Control Mechanisms NEW
Ideas on Europe 3 Days, 14 Hours, 29 Minutes ago
Swordfish has been in the limelight this year, not less because of the recent ban handed by the EU to Sri Lanka, a swordfish exporter to European markets.  The ban is likely to be implemented in early 2015 and will close the Union’s doors...
Stock-taking on Britain and the EU NEW
Ideas on Europe 6 Days, 22 Hours, 8 Minutes ago
As we enter the last 200 days of this current Parliament, it’s perhaps useful to spend a moment thinking about where the UK finds itself in relation to the EU. But this is a very reductive reading of the situation. Let’s start by consider...
Lotus Festival brings the world to Bloomington NEW
Ideas on Europe 1 Week, 13 Hours, 58 Minutes ago
By Andrew Miller Recently the streets of downtown Bloomington underwent a transformation. The bustle of traffic and the sound of honking horns was replaced with the hum of excited crowds and the beats of music from around the world. The 21st Lotus Wo...
What is international mediation? NEW
Ideas on Europe 1 Week, 14 Hours, 36 Minutes ago
Today we are going to talk about mediation with a particular  focus on multi-party mediation efforts. Even thought they might try their best, negotiatiors often do not succeed in reaching a negotiate agreement. In some cases, conflicting parties...
Serbia – fourteen years after the overthrow of Slobodan Milosevic NEW
Ideas on Europe 1 Week, 1 Day, 17 Hours, 20 Minutes ago
October 5, 2014 marked fourteen years since the Democratic Opposition of Serbia coalition staged a mass protest in Belgrade forcing Slobodan Milosevic, president of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (FRY) at the time, to resign. Butcher of the Balka...
Puppet-master Putin: Part II NEW
Ideas on Europe 1 Week, 2 Days, 13 Hours, 42 Minutes ago
First Ukraine, now Romania. While Putin has not been focusing his attention as closely on the “island of Latinity” in the Slavic sea as he has on the now war-torn Ukraine, he nevertheless seems to have his fingers tied around a few Romani...
Why did UKIP win in Clacton? NEW
Ideas on Europe 1 Week, 4 Days, 13 Hours, 59 Minutes ago
UKIP, a political party whose polices are based on a profound fear of immigrants, has just had their first  MP elected by the people of Clacton, a town which is over 90% white British, with hardly any immigrants.  So the issue in Clacton ca...
World Day Against the Death Penalty: Japan Today NEW
Ideas on Europe 1 Week, 5 Days, 22 Hours, 31 Minutes ago
I was recently approached by ABC News, the Australian public broadcaster. I expressed my view on Japan’s death penalty policy by a phone interview and some of these will be live in Australia today, the 10th Oct 2014, World Day Against the Death...
Ebola in Europe NEW
Ideas on Europe 1 Week, 6 Days, 15 Hours, 13 Minutes ago
WHO’s European director says continent remains at low risk and one of the best prepared places to respond to the infection. Ebola has infected about 7,200 people in west Africa, killing more than 3,400 of them in the largest outbreak of th...
Stability and instability in the EU NEW
Ideas on Europe 1 Week, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 58 Minutes ago
While we wait to find out whether UKIP can secure their first elected MP today, I’d like to take a bit of a bigger view. This comes on the back of a couple of events in the past week that I attended on the future of the EU, one as spe...
A Quiet Success? The EU-China Partnership in Practice NEW
Ideas on Europe 2 Weeks, 1 Day, 11 Hours, 40 Minutes ago
How are Sino-European relations doing today? “Rather well, since you ask.” This could have been President Xi Jinping’s reply to a hypothetical question he could have been asked during his recent visit to Brussels. For slightly over...
Regulating health for a democratic, transparent and accountable European Union NEW
Ideas on Europe 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 22 Hours, 28 Minutes ago
In an age of complex public policy challenges and disenfranchisement with the European project, what model of regulation can best facilitate collective, democratic and transparent policy-making? The second session of Forum 2 at this year’s Euro...
Scientific mobility: an alternative to established narrative NEW
Ideas on Europe 2 Weeks, 3 Days, 13 Minutes ago
Chiara Carrozza I spent part of my morning browsing The Researchers’ Report 2014 developed in line with the key priority of ensuring the “free circulation of knowledge” in the European Research Area (ERA), and a relevant part of it...
Fake neutrality NEW
Ideas on Europe 3 Weeks, 3 Days, 3 Hours, 10 Minutes ago
For better or for worse, sport, politics and big business are closely linked. Nowhere is this more apparent than around  sport mega-events, where political and economic agendas are omnipresent. Between Sochi and Rio de Janeiro, the year 2014 has...
Stakeholder involvement in health – too little, too much or just right? NEW
Ideas on Europe 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 15 Hours, 36 Minutes ago
Stakeholder involvement has been the focus of much discussion and debate in recent months, in relation to both the delivery and the design of EU policy. In the current economic climate, mechanisms such as public-private partnerships (PPPs) can be eff...
Road to Paris: Time for UK to show leadership on climate change NEW
Ideas on Europe 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 58 Minutes ago
The next twelve months will be critical in shaping the European Union’s position on climate change, ahead of the all-important UN climate negotiations which start next November in Paris. But will the UK be a help or a hindrance to delivering am...
The UK’s new Commission portfolio: Making the EU not worse instead of better NEW
Ideas on Europe 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 1 Hour, 11 Minutes ago
Ebullient was the mood in London upon the announcement of the incoming European Commission on September 10th. Britain’s European Commission nominee, Jonathan Hill, was given the freshly created Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capita...
UKIP’s Indian summer? NEW
Ideas on Europe 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 23 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
It’s conference session again and so a useful time to gauge where parties are at with their positions on the EU. Labour’s leadership largely avoided the issue, mainly because of the continuing pressure from various factions to press...
The Debate About Integration NEW
Ideas on Europe 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 23 Hours, 59 Minutes ago
Integration of migrants in the United Kingdom, more culturally and socially different than British people, can give way to creating a much more diverse society. It would beget stronger communities of people more aligned to British interests and...