Catherine Moury, Stella Ladi, Daniel Cardoso and Angie Gago argue that bailed-out governments during the Eurozone crisis exercised more leverage than assumed. Despite international market pressure and creditorsâ€™ conditionality, bailed-out governments were able to advocate, resist, shape or roll back some of the policies demanded by the EUâ€™s Troika Read more
Germany has developed into a hugely diverse country, but Angela Merkelâ€™s centre-right CDU is still grappling with this reality, writes Isabelle Hertner. Over Merkel's 16-year Chancellorship, her party has been torn between pragmatic immigration policy, and the demand for cultural assimilation Read more
Researchers now have tools to assess the influence of gender quotas on electoral systems. But, write Maciej GĂłrecki and MichaĹ‚ Pierzgalski, the impact of such quotas reveals limited improvement in womenâ€™s political representation Read more
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