Britain and the EU: Reform, Renegotiation and Referendum

Nathaniel Copsey, a Research Analyst in the Referendum Unit of the Europe Directorate of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office will be talking about the UK’s renegotiation of its EU membership.

Nathaniel will provide an expert overview of the reforms that the British Government is seeking to renegotiate with its EU partners and what they mean for a range of stakeholders, including the business community.

Nathaniel’s talk will be followed by a Q & A session.

Guest Speaker: Nathaniel Copsey (Foreign and Commonwealth Office)
Introduction: Professor Simon Bulmer (Politics)
Chair: Dr. Peter Rodgers (Management School)

Before his current attachment to the FCO, Nathaniel was Jean Monnet Professor of European Union Politics at Aston University and also Co-Director of the Aston Centre for Europe. Together with Tim Haughton he is co-editor of the JCMS Annual Review of the European Union. His research interests centre on the European Union, its politics and policies, and its relationship with its Member States. More recently his research has turned to British relations with the EU and the politics of reform. His latest book Rethinking the European Union was published by Palgrave-Macmillan in 2015.

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