About Sieps

SIEPS carries out multidisciplinary research in current European affairs. As an independent governmental agency, we connect academic analysis and policy-making at Swedish and European levels. SIEPS has the status of an independent governmental institute.

Field of Research

The Swedish Institute for European Policy Studies, SIEPS conducts and promotes research and analysis of European policy affairs. SIEPS strives to act as a link between the academic world and policy-makers at various levels. By publishing reports and arranging seminars and conferences, SIEPS aims to further stimulate research on the future of Europe.

The research is conducted under the following research areas:

The EU's Political and Constitutional System

Policies of the European Union

This area includes:

  • EU's budget
  • EU's External Relations
  • The European Internal Market
  • Social Europe
  • Asylum and European Integration

The Member States

SIEPS mission is regulated in Förordningen (2008:748) med instruktion för Svenska institutet för europapolitiska studier and by the annual instruction. SIEPS activities is annualy presented in Annual Reports. The Registration number is 202100-5331 and the VAT-number is Se202100533101.