As governments around the world struggle to balance cutting spending and stimulating their economies, the European Union faces tough decisions on how to support faltering member countries in the eurozone. Brookings experts analyze the complex issues facing the EU and its common currency and the possible ramifications of EU bailout actions on the global economy.
REUTERS/Christian Hartmann - French President Francois Hollande and German President Joachim Gauck (L) attend a ceremony to commemorate the centenary of the start of World War One (WWI) at the Vieil Armand "Hartmannswillerkopf" battlefield in the Alsace region, August 3, 2014.
The Five-Year Itch: The Implications of the EU Appointments Process
August 4, 2014, Riccardo Alcaro and Jeremy Shapiro
The European Union's leadership is up for grabs. Riccardo Alcaro and Jeremy Shapiro breakdown the competition for Europe's top foreign policy positions and look at what the choices will mean for the United States and the transatlantic relationship.
Global Financial Crisis
July 24, 2014, Theodore Pelagidis
Opinion | Project Syndicate
July 22, 2014, Javier Solana
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June 12, 2014, Kemal Derviş
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June 6, 2014, Jonathan Laurence
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May 30, 2014, Javier Solana
Policy Brief | LUISS School of European Political Economy
May 2014, Carlo Bastasin
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Douglas J. Elliott
Fellow, Economic Studies, Initiative on Business and Public Policy
Vice President and Director, Global Economy and Development
The Edward M. Bernstein Scholar
Fellow, Foreign Policy, Project on International Order and Strategy
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