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Brexit, Covid-19, and possible frameworks for future UK/EU financial governance cooperation

Howell, Elizabeth ORCID: 0000-0003-0788-9431 (2021) Brexit, Covid-19, and possible frameworks for future UK/EU financial governance cooperation. Modern Law Review. ISSN 0026-7961

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Identification Number: 10.1111/1468-2230.12650

Abstract

The EU project is at an inflection point. Intra-EU alliances are altering following the UK's departure, the EU's financial markets remain segmented, and there is limited appetite for completing the Banking Union. The second stage of Brexit negotiations also collided with the Covid-19 pandemic, which has strained economies around the world. These issues amount to a ‘polycrisis’ for the EU, raising existential questions about its future. This article focuses on one strand of the debates generated within this polycrisis: future UK/EU policy cooperation with respect to financial governance. The article discusses the importance of the financial services sector to the UK and the EU, and examines potential institutional options for future cooperation. In particular, it advocates harnessing dexterous aspects evident within precedents, including existing EU/third country association agreements, to develop a functional arrangement for future financial governance cooperation, which could also lead to closer UK/EU cooperation than currently appears likely.

Item Type: Article
Official URL: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/14682230
Additional Information: © 2021 The Authors
Divisions: Law
Subjects: K Law > K Law (General)
H Social Sciences > HG Finance
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
Date Deposited: 15 Apr 2021 10:27
Last Modified: 22 Sep 2021 07:15
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/109873

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