CEPS © 2020

Ten years after EULEX Key principles for future EU flagship initiatives on the rule of law
CEPS In Brief

What EU “Geopolitical” Power Will Cost

Published on: 09 December 2019

What EU “Geopolitical” Power Will Cost

Originally Published: Project Syndicate, 7 December 2019

Ursula von der Leyen, the new president of the European Commission, has promised to position the European Union as a geopolitical power that is capable of holding its own against the United States and a rising China. But the EU may come to regret any attempt to parlay its economic strength into geopolitical clout.

Read more here.

About the Author


Author
Daniel Gros Daniel Gros
Daniel Gros