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Guest Articles and Interviews in the Press and Reports in Selected Online Media in the Current Year

cep's analyses and commentaries, surveys and assessments carry substantial weight in the public debate. The total number of articles each year, in print media alone, gives rise to a circulation of about 50 million. cep is quoted by all the prominent media and news agencies responsible for shaping public opinion in the German-speaking as well as in the international area, e.g. AFP, AGI Agenzia Italia, AP, Bloomberg, Financial Times, New York Times, Reuters, The Prague Post, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today. The cepPolicyBriefs appear regularly in Polish in the national daily Rzeczpospolita.


POLITICO Morning Exchange: EU creditworthiness

EU Members' Ability to Repay their Loans - not a pretty picture, says POLITICO. Investors and policymakers of a nervous disposition should avoid the latest report by the Centre for European Policy, a German think tank, on EU countries’...

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L’idée d’une Europe à plusieurs vitesses

"C’est la solution la plus réaliste", juge Lüder Gerken, président du Centre de politique européenne de Fribourg (Allemagne) en journal La Croix.

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Britain could strike a 'Ukraine Plus' style Brexit deal

Business Insider: Since Brits voted to leave the European Union last June, all manner of different Brexit models have been mentioned, but a whole new type of deal has now been suggested by think-tank, the Centre for European Policy.

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cep's “Ukraine Plus” model

POLITICO: We’ve heard about the Norwegian and Swiss systems for life outside the EU, how about the “Ukraine Plus” model? The Center for European Policy has more.

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Reino Unido se sale del mercado único europeo

El Nuevo Herald (Miami): “Los británicos han puesto fin a las especulaciones y aportaron un mayor claridad (…). Es algo positivo para las futuras negociaciones”, consideró Lüder Gerken, presidente del Centro de Política Europea de Friburgo...

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Niemiecki ekspert: Bez paniki!

DW: Bez paniki - twierdzi po wyborach w USA niemiecki eskpert. Zwycięstwo Trumpa może mieć negatywne skutki dla relacji transatlantyckich, ale chyba nie będzie "głupich decyzji na arenie międzynarodowej".

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El “efecto-Trump” sacude las Bolsas, pero menos que el “Brexit”

Victoria del Republicano Trump hizo temblar los mercados financieros, dice La Hora en Guatemala. También a Europa le tocará algo, ya que Trump quiere imponer los intereses estadounidenses en el mundo más que su predecesor, apuntó Lüder Gerken,...

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Brexit and its consequences for the EU

Economic experts went to great lengths to warn voters about the risks of Brexit, but British voters have decided to withdraw from the European Union. How serious the consequences for the British will be is going to depend on two factors – how quickly...

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EU's first summit since Brexit could show cracks in group's unity

USA Today with a statement by Van Roosebeke/ cep on the EU informal summit in Bratislava, Slovakia

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Britain's Departure Likely to Cost EU Billions

The EU wants to set the course for its future without Britain. One important issue is likely to be ignored by European leaders: The fact that Brexit is going to be expensive for Europe, especially for Germany. This is the conclusion of the new cep...

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