The EU Referendum: Will it be In or Out?

Event Date: 8 June 2016 Room 153 Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Square London WC1E 7HX The Department of Politics at Birkbeck University of London presents: The EU Referendum: Will it be In or Out? On Thursday 23 June the UK will vote on whether to stay in the European Union or leave in one of the …

The renegotiation of the UK’s terms of EU membership

Event Date: 18 February 2016 Room B35 Birkbeck College Main Building Malet St London WC1E 7HX The Centre for the Study of British Politics and Public Life presents: The renegotiation of the UK’s terms of EU membership Join academics from Birkbeck’s Dept. of Politics (and beyond) for a panel debate of the renegotiation of the UK’s terms of membership on …

Social Democracy and Europe's Crisis

Event Date: 16 February 2012 Room B33 Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HX Social Democracy and Europe’s Crisis The financial crisis, the subsequent economic crisis and the crisis in the Eurozone have multiple facets that highlight and, in some respects, exacerbate social democracy’s malaise. They are crises of values, programmatic beliefs, policies, leadership and institutions. They raise …