Charles Grant, Sophia Besch, Ian Bond, Agata Gostyńska-Jakubowska, Camino Mortera-Martinez, Christian Odendahl, John Springford,
Center for European Reform, London, November 2017
The time is ripe for EU reform. The Union has weathered the worst of its multiple crises – on the eurozone, migration and refugees, and Brexit – while economic growth has picked up. Emmanuel Macron has emerged as a strong leader alongside a re-elected Angela Merkel. Now is the time to revamp the EU so that it improves its economic performance, provides more security and tackles some of the issues that matter to citizens. This report looks first at the need for new policies, and then at the EU’s structures and institutions….