Lucas Bergkamp

Brexit 03-10-2016

Brexit vote gives EU real impetus for change

Europe needs to learn the true lesson of Brexit: that the Union's foundations are weak, and radical reform is needed if European integration is to flourish, writes Lucas Bergkamp.
Banking union 19-07-2016

Commission’s private-sector ‘revolving door’ should work in public interest

Former Commission President Barroso’s job offer at Goldman Sachs has prompted outrage. But the real problem is the EU’s lack of transparency and democratic oversight. Interaction with the private sector through the so-called “revolving door” should be encouraged, write Katinka Brouwer, Penelope Bergkamp and Dr Lucas Bergkamp.
Indigenous leaders
Climate change 22-02-2016

The EU’s ineffective climate diplomacy post-Paris

The Council’s conclusions on last year’s COP21 are a missed opportunity to remedy some of the weaknesses of the Paris Agreement on climate change, writes Lucas Bergkamp.

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