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Hard Brexit? Soft Brexit? No Brexit?

The minority Conservative government’s Brexit policy is in chaos. The Prime Minister’s personal position is fragile; Ministers contradict each other publicly; and the traditional supporters of the Conservative party in the City and business become daily more vocal about their … Read More

GPI Head of Europe takes part in international panel debate on French Presidential Elections

The GPI’s Head of Europe, Karine Lisbonne-de Vergeron, took part in a panel debate on the consequences for Europe of the French Presidential Elections organised by the Vienna School of International Studies on 24th May 2017. Click here for further … Read More

Review: Europe's Hybrid Threats

Book Review: Europe’s Hybrid Threats – What Kinds of Power Does the EU Need in the 21st Century? edited by Giray Sadık   Review by Dr Michael Lloyd, Senior Research Fellow, Global Policy Institute. There is always a problem reviewing an … Read More

The Revolution of Civil Society

Dr Michael Lloyd, Senior Research Fellow of the GPI, has published a new book in which he sets out a comprehensive analysis and counter-narrative to the neo-liberal market capitalist orthodoxy. The book can be purchased from Amazon in e-book or … Read More

"Hard Brexit", international trade and the WTO scenario

GPI Senior Research Fellow Dr Andrew Black highlights the dangerous economic consequences of a hard Brexit, using Input-Output analysis on the major sectors of the British economy. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE PAPER IN PDF FORMAT. CLICK HERE TO READ … Read More

The Revolution of Civil Society

Dr Michael Lloyd, Senior Research Fellow of the GPI, has published a new book in which he sets out a comprehensive analysis and counter-narrative to the neo-liberal market capitalist orthodoxy. The book can be purchased from Amazon in e-book or … Read More

"Hard Brexit", international trade and the WTO scenario

GPI Senior Research Fellow Dr Andrew Black highlights the dangerous economic consequences of a hard Brexit, using Input-Output analysis on the major sectors of the British economy. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE PAPER IN PDF FORMAT. CLICK HERE TO READ … Read More

Edward Bernays – the Father of ‘Spin’

Introduction Edward Bernays (1891-1995) is the individual most often credited with the establishment of the public relations profession – the creation and manipulation of public opinion – or what we now refer to as ‘spin’.  Almost self-evidently such activity forms … Read More

Prodi in Beijing to talk OBOR

Last Friday, the Pangoal Institution and TWAI organized the conference “The Belt and Road Initiative and China-EU Economic and Trade Ties.” Guests included Former Prime Minister of Italy, Former President of the European Commission Romano Prodi, President of the Pangoal … Read More

"Wir müssen den Franzosen die führende Rolle überlassen"

Frankreich könne nach der Wahl Emmanuel Macrons zum Präsidenten neues Selbstvertrauen gewinnen, sagte der Ökonom und Frankreichkenner Stefan Collignon im DLF. Für Deutschland sei es wichtig, den Franzosen politisch die führende Rolle zu überlassen. Die Bundesregierung müsse gemeinsam mit Macron … Read More

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

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

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

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

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

Hard Brexit? Soft Brexit? No Brexit?

The minority Conservative government’s Brexit policy is in chaos. The Prime Minister’s personal position is fragile; Ministers contradict each other publicly; and the traditional supporters of the Conservative party in the City and business become daily more vocal about their … Read More

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

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

Interview with Prof. Stephen Haseler on RT

Professor Stephen Haseler, Director of the Global Policy Institute, is interviewed on RT on Brexit and the challenges the May government will face in the upcoming negotiations between the UK and the EU.

Trump's New World Order - Professor Richard Whitman (16 February 2017)

Professor Richard Whitman, Director, Global Europe Centre at the University of Kent, and Senior Visiting Fellow, Chatham House, speaks at the launch of Professor Stephen Haseler’s new policy pamphlet ‘Trump’s New World Order: Brexit and Europe in a World Turned … Read More

Trump's New World Order - Professor Stephen Haseler (16 February 2017)

Professor Stephen Haseler gives the keynote speech at the launch of his new policy pamphlet ‘Trump’s New World Order: Brexit and Europe in a World Turned Upside Down’, which was organised by the Global Policy Institute, Blenheim Strategy and the … 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:    

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

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