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(Michael Emersone and Steven Blockmans; da:

The political context for the present project was set by Prime Minister Cameron’s speech about Europe on 23 January 2013, when he announced his intention to “negotiate a new settlement with our European partners”, and submit the results for an ‘in or out’ referendum in 2017. While this five-year process is full of political and economic hazards, one positive feature of it is the British government’s decision to launch a comprehensive and open investigation of all the EU’s competences, based on evidence submitted by independent stakeholders and individuals.[gview file=””]