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How Brexit will affect the balance of power in the European Parliament

Chryssogelos, Angelos (2016) How Brexit will affect the balance of power in the European Parliament. LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) Blog (29 Jun 2016). Website.

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Abstract

Given the UK has one of the largest contingents of MEPs, how will Brexit change the way political parties are aligned in the European Parliament? Angelos Chryssogelos writes that the effects of removing British MEPs from the Parliament will be wide-ranging, with sovereigntist forces potentially strengthened inside the centre-right EPP, the centre-left S&D becoming more oriented toward an anti-austerity platform, and Eurosceptic forces more likely to consolidate around the ENF group led by Marine Le Pen.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/europpblog/
Additional Information: © 2016 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: Hellenic Observatory
Subjects: J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
Sets: Collections > LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) Blog
Research centres and groups > Hellenic Observatory
Date Deposited: 23 Mar 2017 12:46
Last Modified: 19 Oct 2019 23:39
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/70431

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