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Why Trump Is Right on Russia

Few of the Trump administration’s priorities have received as much criticism from the American foreign policy establishment as the president’s desire to improve relations with Russia. President Trump’s allegedly pro-Russian policies have been the subject of conspiracy theories and scandal. … Read More

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The nature, impact and lessons of Abenomics, forthcoming book chapter by Viara Bojkova

Viara Bojkova, Head of Geo-Economics Programme & Senior Research Fellow at the GPI, has written a chapter on “The nature, impact and lessons of Abenomics”, which will be published in “Advances in Geoeconomics” (edited by J Mark Munoz, Routledge 2016) in … Read More

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Translating the Informal into the Formal

I have spent a large part of my professional career observing the more formal end of the political process, particularly in connection with foreign policy issues in the European Union and the Middle East. In that domain, the issue of … Read More

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GPI Fellow Bob Savic quoted in CNN on Russia-China relations

GPI Senior Research Fellow, Bob Savic, has been quoted in a recent article on CNN, commenting on the increasingly close ties between Russia and China: “”Driven by strengthening personal ties between Putin and Xi, the breadth and depth of China-Russia … Read More

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Is America Becoming a Third World Country?

Conspiracy theories about Russia suggest that the awful prospect for the USA is of a global superpower with the domestic politics of the Philippines or Argentina. If the allegations about Russia holding a “sex tape” on President-elect Trump were to … Read More

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Why Trump Is Right on Russia

Few of the Trump administration’s priorities have received as much criticism from the American foreign policy establishment as the president’s desire to improve relations with Russia. President Trump’s allegedly pro-Russian policies have been the subject of conspiracy theories and scandal. … Read More

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Translating the Informal into the Formal

I have spent a large part of my professional career observing the more formal end of the political process, particularly in connection with foreign policy issues in the European Union and the Middle East. In that domain, the issue of … Read More

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Is America Becoming a Third World Country?

Conspiracy theories about Russia suggest that the awful prospect for the USA is of a global superpower with the domestic politics of the Philippines or Argentina. If the allegations about Russia holding a “sex tape” on President-elect Trump were to … Read More

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Trump ‘s ‘America First’ Strategy: Europe and Brexit in a World of Blocs

President Donald Trump’s ‘America First’, should it succeed, will represent nothing less than the end of the neo-liberal global order – often called ‘globalisation’ – which has governed world economics, and to some extent politics, for well over 30 years. … Read More

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Let parliament entrench people’s EU-derived social and human rights with supermajorities.

Executive Summary The question of the social and human rights that we, as citizens and residents of the UK, have enjoyed during the 45 years of British membership of the European Union has been given far too little attention. They … Read More

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Nord Stream and the Reality of Russia's 'Gas Weapon'

The 8th of November 2011 marks a new beginning in energy relations between the EU and Russia. Bypassing traditional transit countries, such as Belarus and Ukraine, the Nord stream pipeline will permit natural gas to be directly delivered from Russia … Read More

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Can the G-20 Contribute to More Stable Food Prices?

The 22-23rd June 2011 G-20 Paris meeting was historic. For the first time, the G-20’s agricultural ministers gathered jointly with representatives from main international institutions such as the World Bank (WB), World Trade Organisation (WTO), FAO and the World Food … Read More

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The US-India Partnership: Time to Lead

The U.S.-India relationship has had an upward trajectory. In fact, during his visit to India in November 2010, President Barack Obama said that U.S.-India relations will be “one of the defining partnerships of the 21st century”. Alluding to President Obama’s … Read More

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The Challenge of a Pakistani Spring

Many Middle Eastern regimes have fallen due to the recent surge in youth-driven movements for rights and democracy. This change, the so called Arab Spring, is propagating on its own terms. A recent law passed in the Kingdom of Saudi … Read More

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The Impact of Osama bin Laden's Death on International Islamic Terrorism

Following  the 9/11 attacks in the United States, Al Qaeda’s leader Osama Bin Laden became the main preoccupation of the US intelligence services. Almost one decade later, on May, 2nd 2011, US President Barack Obama put an end to the … Read More

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Trump's New World Order: Brexit and Europe in a World Turned Upside Down

The Global Policy Institute, in partnership with The Federal Trust and Blenheim Strategy cordially invite you to the launch of Professor Stephen Haseler’s new policy pamphlet: ‘Trump’s New World Order: Brexit and Europe in a World Turned Upside Down’ Donald Trump’s Presidency … Read More

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EVENT: A Defence and Security Strategy for Europe

In the light of renewed discussion within the European Union about the feasability and perhaps necessity of greater European defence cooperation the Federal Trust is organising a conference on “A Defence and Security Strategy for Europe”. The conference is organised … Read More

Prof Stephen Haseler talking to RT about the UK-EU renegotiation

Professor Stephen Haseler, Director of the Global Policy Institute, was interviewed by RT on 19th February 2016, talking about Prime Minister David Cameron’s renegotiation of Britain’s relationship with the European Union:    

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Arab Sping at five - George Szamuely in discussion on RT

GPI Senior Research Fellow George Szamuely in discussion on RT’s CrossTalking on the fifth anniversary of the Arab Spring.

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Jacques Reland on CNN commenting on the strikes in France

GPI Senior Research Fellow Jacques Reland discusses the French strikes on CNN. To watch the full interview CLICK HERE.

GPI Director Stephen Haseler on RT's CrossTalk

Again Athens finds itself at loggerheads with its creditors, particularly the IMF. The Greeks appear to be willing to do only enough to stay in the Eurozone, while the rest of Europe is willing to offer it just enough support … Read More

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Getting Europe Moving Together

With the aim of identifying constructive ways to develop European prosperity, the Federal Trust, the Industry Forum and the Global Policy Institute, financially supported by the European Commission Representation in London, have been running thoughout 2012 a project entitled “Getting … Read More

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New GPI Research Project: Out of the Turmoil: A New Middle East?

Against the background of the current turmoil in the Middle East, the Global Policy Institute and the Konrad Adenauer Foundation are jointly organising a policy research project which seeks to: identify the main drivers of change; outline possible scenarios for … Read More