European Parliament publications

EU preparedness and responses to Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) threats, July 2021

New EU strategic priorities for the Sahel: Addressing regional challenges through better governance, July 2021

Mapping threats to peace and democracy worldwide: Normandy Index 2021, July 2021

Policy Department for External Relations Briefing, Free trade or geo-economics? Trends in world trade, September 2019

EPRS Briefing, Towards unified representation for the euro area within the IMF, July 2019

International trade and globalisation, June 2019

Foreign policy, June 2019

EU support for democracy and peace in the world, June 2019

EPRS In depth analysis, Peace and Security in 2019: Overview of EU action and outlook for the future, March 2019

Legislative train A stronger Europe in the world

IPOL external studies on The European Union’s Role in International Economic Fora: G20, The FSB, The OECD, The IMF, The BCBS, The IOSCO, The IASB, The IAIS, 2015


Publications and information by other EU institutions

DG Trade Statistical Guide, August 2020

European Central Bank, The international role of the euro, June 2020

European Commission, The European Union remains world’s leading donor of Official Development Assistance with €75.2 billion in 2019, Press Release, April 2020

Eurostat, The EU in the world — 2020 edition, statistical publication, April 2020

EEAS, The EU’s international roles, November 2019

European Commission, EU position in world trade, February 2019


Recent analysis on EU’s role in the world

Bart M. J. Szewczyk, Europe’s Grand Strategy. Navigating a New World Order, Palgrave Macmillan, Palgrave Studies in European Union Politics, 2021

Alexandra-Maria Bocse, International Networks, Advocacy and EU Energy Policy-Making, Palgrave Macmillan, Palgrave Studies in European Union Politics, 2021

Judah Grunstein, In a Multipolar World, Will the EU Be Seated at the Table—or Served on It?, World Politics Review, August 2020

Buti, Enhancing Europe’s Economic Global Power, Global Policy, Vol.11 (1), p.147-150, February 2020

Borrell, Embracing Europe’s power, New Europe, February 2020

M. Abels, H. K. Anheier, I. Begg, K. Featherstone, Enhancing Europe’s Global Power: A Scenario Exercise with Eight Proposals , Global Policy, Vol.11 (1), p.128-142, Feburary 2020

Fischer, What kind of great power can Europe become?, New Europe, January 2020

Europe in the Face of US-China Rivalry, A report by the European Think-tank Network on China (ETNC), January 2020

Tereszkiewicz, The European Union as a normal international actor: an analysis of the EU Global Strategy ; Springer Science and Business Media LLC ,International politics (Hague, Netherlands), 2019, Vol.57 (1), p.95-114

Palm; B. Crum, Military operations and the EU’s identity as an international security actor, Informa UK Limited, European security (London, England), 2019, Vol.28 (4), p.513-534

Bomassi, P. Vimont, Reimagining a Global Europe, , Carnegie Europe, December 2019

Lay Hwee, Regions are the future of global governance: how the EU and ASEAN can lead the way, , Europe’s World, November 2019

Laïdi, Can Europe learn to play power politics?, Centre for European Reform, November 2019

Rachman, The EU needs to be a power project, Financial Times, October 2019

Medinilla, P. Veron and V. Mazzara, EU-UN cooperation: confronting change in the multilateral system, ECDPM, Discussion Paper No 260, September 2019

Franke & T. Varma, Independence play: Europe’s pursuit of strategic autonomy, ECFR, July 2019

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