October 31st has been set as the new deadline by which the UK will formally cease being a member of the European Union. By this stage, we may have a new Brexit agreement or a “no-deal”. This panel will assess developments to this point and the implications for the UK going forward. The panellists will bring together a range of expertise, covering British politics, knowledge of Whitehall, the economy, and UK-EU law.
Catherine Barnard (@CSBarnard24) is Professor of European Union and Labour Law at Trinity College, University of Cambridge.
Vicky Pryce (@realVickyPryce) is Chief Economic Advisor, Centre for Economics and Business Research and former Joint Head of the UK Government Economic Service.
Sir Ivan Rogers is the former UK Permanent Representative to the EU.
Tony Travers is Associate Dean of the School of Public Policy, LSE.
Kevin Featherstone is Professor in European Politics and Director of the Hellenic Observatory, European Institute, LSE.
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