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June 9, 2017

Brexit
EU and UK flags fly during a pro-EU march in front of the British Parliament in London. What Brexit Means

Brexit supporters argue that the EU threatens sovereignty and stifles growth, while opponents counter that EU membership strengthens trade, investment, and the UK’s standing in the world.

June 20, 2016

Trade
RTX2H0CP Brexit Reuters Brexit in Context

MILAN – I do not believe that foreigners contribute usefully by issuing strong opinions about how a country’s citizens, or those of a larger unit like the European Union, should decide when faced wit…

August 9, 2016

Brexit
Scotland After Brexit

As a result of the Brexit vote to leave the European Union, the United Kingdom is likely to see another Scottish independence referendum in its future.

April 29, 2016

United States
Obama and Brexit

I’ve written before about the mistake the President made by intervening in the decision British citizens must make in June about leaving the EU. But in addition to questioning the wisdom, one might w…

May 1, 2017

Brexit
Brexit: Now for the Hard Part

The weekend’s European Union (EU) Summit provided little love for UK prime minister Theresa May. Leaders approved a tough opening position in the upcoming Brexit negotiations, and warned against “com…

June 29, 2016

European Union
Post-Brexit

A few thoughts, focusing on narrow issues of macroeconomic management rather than the bigger political issues. The United Kingdom has been running a sizeable current account deficit for some time …

June 28, 2016

Sub-Saharan Africa
BREXIT and Africa BREXIT and Africa

It is early to assess the long term consequences for sub-Saharan Africa of the United Kingdom’s (UK) vote to leave the European Union (EU) on June 24. However, in the short term, it is useful to look…

June 24, 2016

United Kingdom
Media Call: Brexit

Speakers discussed the results of the United Kingdom’s referendum on withdrawing from the European Union, including the political and economic consequences and what this will mean for the UK and Euro…

January 25, 2017

United Kingdom
Podcast Demonstrators supporting Brexit protest outside of the Houses of Parliament in London, Britain, November 23, 2016. The President's Inbox: Brexit

CFR's James M. Lindsay, Robert McMahon, and Sebastian Mallaby examine President Donald Trump's priorities on Brexit.

January 17, 2013

Europe
Bracing for ’Brexit’?

Prime Minister David Cameron, weakened domestically, must try to affirm Britain’s future in the EU without being entangled in new moves toward EU integration, says Chatham House’s Robin Niblett.