Adam Bartha warns about Hungary’s descent into totalitarianism in EU Reporter

30 March 2020

In EU Reporter Adam Bartha warns about a bill passed in Hungary seeking to suspend the Parliament indefinitely establishing rule by decree. He argues that we must be cautious of inappropriate uses of emergency powers during COVID-19 and not allow autocrats to tighten their grip on power.

Read the full article here.

Zine-Eddine Aklil comments on European merger policy for Liberal

27 March 2020

Does the lack of European Champions show that the EU merger policy is too strict? Zine-Eddine Aklil answers no. Rather, the EU should look to adopt behavioural remedies like the US to create its new superpowers.

Read the full article in Greek here.

Adam Bartha writes on the EU-Turkey relation during the immigration crisis

23 March 2020

Turkey has taken the brunt of the refugee crisis taking in 3.6 Million refugees. Adam Bartha argues for 1828 that the EU should do more to assist Turkey by creating a new deal on migration.

Read the full 1828 article here.

Otto Brons-Petersen writes for Liberal on the threat of a populist EU

18 March 2020

The rising popularity of populism across Europe should not be met with a more populist EU. It is also a common misconception that populist tendencies in Europe call for more redistribution and protectionism.

Read the full article in Greek on Liberal.

Syed Kamall shows how London would fail under Sadiq Khan’s rent control

4 March 2020

Syed Kamall shows that rent controls are not the solution to London’s housing crisis. In Sweden, this policy saw the development of a strong black market, corruption, and a rise in the subletting market.

Read the full article on City AM.

Emma Revell writes for CityAM on Sweden’s disastrous rent controls and their lessons for London

24 January 2020

Emma Revell uses EPICENTER publication to show that rent controls have failed in Sweden. London would be mistaken to take up a policy that has repeatedly failed all over Europe.

Read the City AM article here.


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