Euroscepticism and EU politicisation in times of crisis

Wednesday 17 May 2017, 10.00AM to 5.00pm

Workshop programme:

10:30-11:00 Arrival & coffee

Paul Taggart (University of Sussex) “The effect of Brexit on Euroscepticism in other European states”

Richard Whitaker (University of Leicester) “Parties, parliament and the Brexit process: A research agenda”


Lunch at the University of York


Sofia Vasilopoulou and Liisa Talving (University of York) “Issue-based Euroscepticism: Voter attitudes on EU freedom of Movement”

Constantin Schäfer (University of Mannheim) “The Euro Crisis and the 2014 EP Elections: A Macro-Level Analysis”




Christopher Lord (University of Oslo) “The UK and the EU 1950-2019, some paradoxes of an apparently Eurosceptic country”

Daniela Braun (Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich) “Responding to the crisis: Eurosceptic parties of the left and right and their changing position towards the European Union”

Location: Research Centre for Social Sciences, Training Suite, YH/001b Lecture room.

Admission: All welcome