Category Archives: Cold War

Jan 31 2014

The EU’s new economic governance is blurring the boundaries between European competences and domestic sovereignty

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As part of the LSE EUROPP series on the Dahrendorf Symposium.   The financial crisis has brought about a number of new European initiatives designed to coordinate national economic policies in the name of stability and growth. Alexander Ruser assesses … Continue reading

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Nov 29 2013

Climate change discussions must move away from the green growth model and focus more on political and social change

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As part of the LSE EUROPP series on the Dahrendorf Symposium.   The 2013 United Nations Climate Change Conference took place in Warsaw from 11 – 23 November. Nikolas Scherer writes that while most proposals to address climate change have … Continue reading

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Oct 28 2013

Creating an independent carbon authority might offer a solution for reforming the EU’s Emissions Trading Scheme

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As part of the LSE EUROPP series on the Dahrendorf Symposium.   The EU’s Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS) aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions using a ‘cap and trade’ system, in which levels of emissions are capped, but participants … Continue reading

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