Euroscepticism and the Future of European Integration

Hosted by the European Institute

Old Theatre, Old Building


Tony Barber

Tony Barber

Professor Catherine De Vries

Professor Catherine De Vries

Professor Simon Hix

Professor Simon Hix


Professor Sara Hobolt

Professor Sara Hobolt

The European Union is facing turbulent times. It is plagued by deep divisions over the future of European integration. This panel brings together experts who will discuss how Brexit and the rise of Euroscepticism on the continent may shape the contours of the European project in the coming years.

Tony Barber (@TonyBarber8) is Europe Editor of the Financial Times

Catherine De Vries (@CatherineDVries) is Professor of Politics and Director of the Essex Centre of Experimental Social Science, Department of Government, University of Essex.

Simon Hix (@simonjhix) is Harold Laski Professor of Political Science, Department of Government, LSE.

Sara Hobolt (@sarahobolt) is Sutherland Chair in European Institutions at the European Institute and the Department of Government, London School of Economics.

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.

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