Brexit: what have we learnt? What can we expect?

Hosted by the European Institute and School of Public Policy

Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building


Professor Catherine Barnard

Professor Catherine Barnard

Professor Sir Charles Bean

Professor Sir Charles Bean

Jill Rutter

Jill Rutter


Professor Kevin Featherstone

Our panel reviews what has been decided and resolved on Brexit, as well as the short- and long-term implications for Britain.

Catherine Barnard (@CSBarnard24) is Professor in European Union Law and Employment Law at the University of Cambridge, and senior tutor and fellow of Trinity College. She specialises in EU law and employment law. She is author of EU Employment LawThe Substantive Law of the EU: The Four Freedoms, and (with Peers ed), European Union Law. Currently, Catherine is a Senior Fellow in the ESRC’s UK in a Changing Europe project which looks at all aspects of Brexit in its various manifestations. 

Charles Bean is Professor of Economics in the Department of Economics at LSE and former Deputy Governor of the Bank of England.

Jill Rutter (@jillongovt) is a programme director for Brexit at the Institute for Government and has co-authored a number of the Institute reports on the implications of Brexit for Whitehall and Westminster.  She has also produced reports on better policy making, most recently on making tax policy better, arm’s length governance and on the centre. Before joining IFG, Jill was Director of Strategy and Sustainable Development at Defra.  Prior to that she worked for BP for six years, following a career in the Treasury,  and a two nd a half years secondment to the No.10 Policy Unit. 

Kevin Featherstone is Eleftherios Venizelos Professor of Contemporary Greek Studies and Professor of European Politics and Director of the Hellenic Observatory.

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