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Avoiding a Shrinking EU in an Expanding Planet: A Turkish Contribution to the Debate on Europe’s Future 1 mars 2013

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Policy Brief (German Marshall Fund of the United States) February 28, 2013

Bahadır Kaleağası *

Global challenges are pushing the EU toward an unavoidable dilemma. The EU ought to expand to include new countries and reach a critical size that will let it weather the 21st century. However, the EU has to also be a stronger, more unified political system whose functional feasibility depends on a limited number of countries in advanced economic and monetary convergence. The vicious circle of “a globally competitive, wider Europe” versus an “institutionally efficient deeper eurozone, with a limited number of countries” can only be broken by an innovative institutional engineering in adopting a progressive approach.

* Dr. Bahadır Kaleağası is the President of the Bosphorus Institute and International Coordinator of TUSIAD.

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