• International Cooperation on Migration Policy: Dare to Do More!

    The Global Forum on Migration and Development in Berlin Opens Up Opportunities

    Germany and Morocco are currently joint chair of the Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD). This year’s meeting will take place in June 2017 in Berlin. The Forum is more important than ever: refugee and migrant numbers are on the increase; the… more

  • Tobias Flessenkemper, Dušan Reljić

    EU Enlargement: A Six Percent Target for the Western Balkans

    Photo: Olahus, Western Balkans, beschnitten, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/de/

    If the countries of the Western Balkans are to have any prospect of overcoming their crisis, they will need to double their annual growth rates. This will necessitate a fundamental rethinking of the European Union’s enlargement policy, argue Tobias Flessenkemper and Dušan Reljić.

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  • Global Migration Governance and Mixed Flows

    Implications for Development-centred Policies

    Refugee movements, international migration and socio-economic development are intimately bound up together. The impacts of global migratory movements depend on their political management: circumstances conducive to development require close and dependable… more

  • The New ‘Europe of Security’

    Elements for a European White Paper on Security and Defence

    With the Estonian Presidency of the EU Council from July until December 2017, the main topics will be digitalization and “a safe and secure Europe”. The Council Presiden­cy will, therefore, be tackling Europe’s major challenges. At the same time, it can… more

  • Fundamental Attitudes of the Russian Political Elite

    Law, Truth, Public Welfare and Violence

    This study examines behavioural patterns of the top echelons of Russia’s elite within four fundamental spheres (law, truth, public welfare and violence) since 2008 and discovers certain continuities. It reveals the elite’s fundamental attitudes in the… more

Analytical and academic papers

Steffen Angenendt, Anne Koch

Global Migration Governance and Mixed Flows

SWP Research Paper 2017/RP 08, June 2017, 30 Pages
Susan Stewart

Fundamental Attitudes of the Russian Political Elite

SWP Research Paper 2017/RP 07, June 2017, 33 Pages

»Point of View«

Photo: Olahus, Western Balkans, beschnitten, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/de/

EU Enlargement: A Six Percent Target for the Western Balkans

If the countries of the Western Balkans are to have any prospect of overcoming their crisis, they will need to double their annual growth rates. This will necessitate a fundamental rethinking of the European Union’s enlargement policy, argue Tobias Flessenkemper and Dušan Reljić. more
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Beware the Rise of the Post-Factual Expert

Most researchers and experts strongly believe that myths, half-truths and lies are weaker than facts. It follows that populist parties and politicians peddling such fictions will ultimately disappoint their supporters. Oliver Geden and Lars Brozus beg to differ. more

Dossiers

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Sustainability, Climate and Energy

The new dossier deals with developments in the field of sustainability, climate and energy. It displays publications and other products by SWP researchers that track international and European policy processes, and discuss recommendations for action.

Last Update 27.06.2017
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Crisis in and around Ukraine

New dossier: Internal and external developments in Ukraine and Russia; repercussions of crisis in the region and for European and international security.

Last Update 16.05.2017

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