July 8, 2014 - Training

Le renforcement institutionnel de l'UE


Nicolas Véron is a scholar and entrepreneur with a keen interest for the changing reality of business and its interaction with public life. Since 2003 he helped create Bruegel, a European economic policy research organisation based in Brussels, where he is now a research fellow. He writes a regular column in La Tribune, France's second-leading business daily. He is also an independent consultant and advises businesses and other organisations on financial and strategic issues. His publications include L'Architecture des Villes (co-authored with Ricardo Bofill and published in French by Odile Jacob, 1995); and Smoke & Mirrors, Inc: Accounting for Capitalism (with Matthieu Autret and Alfred Galichon; Cornell University Press, 2006).




Université de Montréal
Room #6420
3744 Jean-Brillant, 6th floor
Montreal, H3T 1P1
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Mandatory readings:


  • Jurgen Habermas, Democracy, Solidarity and the European Crisis, lecture delivered on April 26th, 2013, in Leuven (Belgium).
  • Stefano Bartolini, Simon Hix, « La politisation de l’UE : remède ou poison ? » Notre Europe, Études et recherche n. 19
  • John Nugée, « What has Europe learnt from the Current Crisis » , SSGA Capital Insights, 2013
  • John Nugée, « ider Political Lessons from the European Sovereign Debt Crisis », SSGA Capital Insights, 2012
  • Nicolas Véron, « The Challenges of Europe’s Fourfold Union », Bruegel Policy Contribution, Bruxelles, 2012.
  • Nicolas Véron, « The Political Redefinition of Europe », Stockholm, June 8, 2012

This conference is part of the Summer School «Gouvernance européenne et globale» (July 7th-12th, 2014).


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