Germany and Europe: Uncomfortable Leadership
Lord Green of Hurstpierpoint, Author, Reluctant Meister: How Germany's Past is Shaping its European Future
Hans Kundnani, Research Director, European Centre for Foreign Relations; Author, The Paradox of German Power
Chair: Quentin Peel, Mercator Senior Fellow, Europe Programme, Chatham House
Considering the influence of Germany’s past on the evolution of contemporary Europe, the speakers will examine the effect of the country’s increasingly dominant economic position on its relationship with its neighbours, and what this will mean for the future of the European Union. The speakers will explore how various tensions have influenced Germany’s foreign policy and national identity, and how its history could continue to shape its future.
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This event will be followed by a reception.
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