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The City and Brexit ‐ British and German perspectives

KAS & Federal Trust

In the second of its series of post‐Brexit referendum discussions, the Konrad‐Adenauer‐ Stiftung, the Federal Trust and Global Policy Institute brought together a panel of experienced financial experts to discuss the implications for the City and the UK financial services industry now that Article 50 has been triggered. more…

Event Reports | May 16, 2017

KAS/GMF/Chatham House: Economic Populism - A Transatlantic Perspective

Event Contribution

On 30 November 2016 the London office of the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS), in cooperation with Chatham House and the German Marshall Fund of the United States, organised an expert workshop on the topic of 'Economic Populism - a Transatlantic Perspective'. This workshop was convened for three purposes: first, to further develop analysis of the drivers of populist movements; second, to examine the potential consequences of these developments; and third, to explore the potential changes in economic policy that might be needed to respond to the rise of populism. This report is a short summary. more…

February 15, 2017

Is the West Thinking Strategically about Russia?

Event Contribution

This report is a summary of a bilateral workshop held by the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) and the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) in November 2016. The focus of the discussion was whether the UK and Germany will align their threat perception and strategic thinking towards Russia, based on their assessments of perceived challenges posed by Russia to European security. The workshop brought together a small group of specialists and MPs from the UK and Germany. more…

Country Reports | February 10, 2017

The Future of Oil: Between cooperation & competition

EUCERS Strategy Paper 13

This report takes a historical view of the path by which oil came to be the dominant fuel of our time. It becomes clear from this reading that oil became competitive by solving five key energy security challenges: availability, accessibility, acceptability, adaptability, and affordability (together:the ‘4A+A’). more…

December 15, 2016

United for the Better: My European Way

Dr. Hans-Gert Pöttering's autobiograpy in English launched in London

Dr Hans-Gert Pöttering, former President of the European Parliament and Chairman of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, last night launched the English language version of his autobiography "United for the Better: My European Way" in London. While in London, Dr Pöttering held a number of political discussions, where he gave his thoughts on the British-German relationship, the current state of British politics, as well as the challenges facing the European Union. more…

Event Reports | December 14, 2016