The European Commission at half-time

When Jean-Claude Juncker took over the presidency of the European Commission in November 2014, he promised a "more political" and less technocratic Commission. Halfway into the term, what has the Juncker Commission actually accomplished? (June 2017)

Seminar 14 June

SIEPS arranged a seminar in order to discuss the matter from different perspectives.

The following SIEPS publications were presented at the seminar


  • Michael Leigh, Senior Fellow, the German Marshall Fund of the United States (GMF), Brussels
  • Mark Rhinard, Professor of International Relations, Stockholm University
  • Neill Nugent, Emeritus Professor of Politics, Manchester Metropolitan University
  • Sophia Russack, Researcher, Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS), Brussels
  • Agnès Courades Allebeck, Head of Departement for the Internal Market, National Board of Trade Sweden


Watch the seminar