Europe at the Crossroad: Decline or Reconstruction?

  title={Europe at the Crossroad: Decline or Reconstruction?},
  author={Martin Aidnik},
  journal={Baltic Journal of European Studies},
  pages={237 - 253}
  • M. Aidnik
  • Published 1 December 2019
  • Economics
  • Baltic Journal of European Studies
Abstract Uncertainty and unease surround both Europe’s current predicament and future prospects. Be it national governments devoid of European solidarity, the self-contained Brussels bureaucracy or fear of another economic recession, the status quo in Europe contains much to be concerned about. In particular, the rise of the far right casts a shadow over contemporary Europe from Poland and Hungary to France and Italy. The leitmotif of this article is social Europe, i.e. Europe with commitment… 
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