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The “European Model” of International Law and its Significance for Asia: Some Critical Reflections
Jun 1, 2012

The “European Model” of International Law and its Significance for Asia: Some Critical Reflections

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The EU Centre has published a working paper by Benoît Mayer on The “European Model” of International Law and its Significance for Asia: Some Critical Reflections. The paper argues that Asia and Europe  Full Abstract »

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“Forging the ties the bind: Comparing the factors behind electricity market integration in the EU and ASEAN”
May 30, 2012

“Forging the ties the bind: Comparing the factors behind electricity market integration in the EU and ASEAN”

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 by Gustav Boëthius The paper examines the forces that drive electricity grid integration in the EU and ASEAN. Although there are a number of short-term political and economic barriers to electricity market  Full Abstract »

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The European Union: Still “United in Diversity”?
Dec 1, 2011

The European Union: Still “United in Diversity”?

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Barnard Turner (Senior Fellow, EU Centre in Singapore; Associate Professor and Academic Convenor, European Studies, National University of Singapore) considers in this working paper, The European Union: Still “United in Diversity”?  the  Full Abstract »

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The Struggle Against Neoliberal Austerity and the Survival of the European Project
Nov 1, 2011

The Struggle Against Neoliberal Austerity and the Survival of the European Project

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Timothy Misir’s (Policy & Programme Executive, EU Centre) working paper, The Struggle Against Neoliberal Austerity and the Survival of the European Project maps the protest movements against neoliberal austerity measures  Full Abstract »

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Change and stability in the EU budget
Aug 1, 2011

Change and stability in the EU budget

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This paper analyses how change and stability have affected EU budget policy during the current 2007-13 period. It argues that the budget is, on the whole, marked by stability, but  Full Abstract »

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Representations of Euro-Asian relations in 2010: South Korean newspapers report on ASEM and German newspapers on Asia (especially China)
Dec 20, 2010

Representations of Euro-Asian relations in 2010: South Korean newspapers report on ASEM and German newspapers on Asia (especially China)

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How does the media portray the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) and Asia? More broadly, how do Europe and Asia perceive each other? This working paper seeks to answer these questions, through  Full Abstract »

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EU-ASEAN Relations: The Importance of Values, Norms and Culture
Jun 1, 2010

EU-ASEAN Relations: The Importance of Values, Norms and Culture

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The working paper aims to show the important reasons behind the low-key relationship between the EU and ASEAN outside of trade and economic cooperation. These factors find a basis in  Full Abstract »