Europe 2020: the European year in review

Hosted by the European Institute and the School of Public Policy

Old Theatre, Old Building


Dr Swati Dhingra

Dr Swati Dhingra

Dr Spyros Economides

Dr Spyros Economides

Dr Sara Hagemann

Dr Sara Hagemann

Professor Sara Hobolt

Professor Sara Hobolt


Professor Chris Anderson

Professor Chris Anderson

2019 has been a momentous year for Europe, and 2020 promises more of the same. This public discussion will take stock of political, economic, and social events in Europe and the European Union during this past year and try to look forward to the next. Panelists will touch on issues such as the EP and national elections, the new leaders of EU institutions, Brexit, the European economy, Europe’s relationship with the US, and a number of others.

Swati Dhingra (@swatdhingraLSE) is Associate Professor in Economics, Department of Economics, LSE.

Spyros Economides is Associate Professor in International Relations and European Politics, European Institute, LSE.

Sara Hagemann (@sarahagemann) is Academic Director, School of Public Policy, LSE.

Sara Hobolt (@sarahobolt) is Sutherland Chair in European Institutions, Department of Government, LSE.

Chris Anderson (@soccerquant) is Professor in European Politics and Policy at LSE.

The LSE European Institute (@LSEEI) is a centre for research and graduate teaching on the processes of integration and fragmentation within Europe. In the most recent national Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014) the Institute was ranked first for research in its sector.

The LSE School of Public Policy (@LSEPublicPolicy) is an international community where ideas and practice meet. Our approach creates professionals with the ability to analyse, understand and resolve the challenges of contemporary governance.

Twitter Hashtag for this event: #LSEEurope


A podcast of this event is available to download from Europe 2020: the European year in review.

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