A most lonely union | Curio

A most lonely union

22 mins | Apr 17, 2020

The EU is a creature of multilateralism. Can it survive in a deglobalised world? "Geopolitics is the ruthless pursuit of self-interest by powerful states, no matter the cost to others. Multilateralism involves mutual agreements among states pursuing their collective welfare. At a minimum, the two sit awkwardly with each other; at the worst, they are radically incompatible." Henry Farrell, professor of political science and international affairs at the George Washington University, analyses in Foreign Policy.

publisher logo

From Foreign Policy

Read along