Monthly Archives: August 2016

The social roots of Brexit: Europe’s economic integration has fostered social disintegration

Brexit has forced European decision makers to take stock of the EU integration process. Dennis J. Snower writes that Brexit should be seen only as the latest symptom of a process of social disintegration across Europe brought about by the impact of globalisation. He argues that Europe is now at …

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Can Russia be a leader in East Asian economic integration?

Author: Ekaterina Koldunova, MGIMO University Until its presidency of APEC in 2012 and the APEC summit in Vladivostok, Russia was not a proactive participant in East Asia. On the contrary, it always strived to be fully involved in the network of regional institutions such as APEC, ASEAN Dialogue Partnership, Asia-Europe …

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