The State of the Union 2013 : collected perspectives
Title: The State of the Union 2013 : collected perspectives
Editor(s): European University Institute
Publisher: European University Institute
Citation: Florence : European University Institute, 2013
ISBN: 9789290841463; 9789290841456
'State of the Union 2013: Collected Perspectives' brings together some of the keynote lectures, speeches, and papers presented at the 2013 State of Union conference. While Europe is the concern of the whole book, part I of the volume focuses on the theme of ‘Institutions and Democratic Governance’, while Part II focuses on the theme of ‘Migration and Citizenship’. Contributors include policy-makers, leading academics, and business and opinion leaders.
Table of Contents:
• Introduction • Marise Cremona, Stefano Bartolini, Philippe Fargues 7 • Message to participants • Giorgio Napolitano 11 • The State of the Union Address: Restoring confidence • José Manuel Barroso 13 • Part I. Institutions and democratic governance • Fiscal capacity and constitutional reform in the EMU • Miguel Maduro 22 • Keynote Lecture • Emma Bonino 30 • Keynote Lecture • Rosen Plevneliev 34 • Midday parallel session A: Institutional solutions for problem solving • Risks and opportunities in a two-tiered Europe • Marta Dassù 41 • Institutional reform, the role of law and the limits of law • Franz Mayer 45 • Interdependence and public awareness • Luuk van Middelaar 52 • Midday parallel session B: Political initiative for mobilising support • Political initiatives for mobilising support • Massimo D’Alema 58 • Science and democracy: tensions and co-evolution • Helga Nowotny 63 • Part II. Migration and citizenship • La cittadinanza • Cécile Kyenge 75 • Europe should give migrants the opportunity they deserve • Cecilia Malmström 76 • Main issues in migration and integration today • Anna Terrón 80 • Keynote Lecture • Laura Boldrini 86 • Midday parallel session C: Migration and the future of Europe’s demography and economy • Migration in the global economy • Göran Hultin 91 • Rising hostility to migrants despite economic benefits • Norma Cohen 95 • Migration and the future of Europe’s demography and economy • Louka Katseli 100 • Midday parallel session D: Migration, identity and integration • Main issues in migration and integration today • Anna Triandafyllidou And Ruby Gropas 106 • Midday parallel session E: The future of EU citizenship and free movement • Free movement - from motor of integration to source of conflict? • Rainer Bauböck 115 • EU identity and citizenship • Franco Frattini 117 • Citizenship and the crisis in the integration process • Hannes Swoboda 120 • III. Commentary • «Décennie perdue» ou veille du sursaut? • Alain Frachon 126 • L’europe n’y est pour rien • Alain Frachon 129 • A la recherche de l’«homoeuropeus», cet inconnu • Sylvie Kauffmann 132 • European Parliament president calls for new approach to elections • Martin Schulz 135
THE STATE OF THE UNION conference is an annual event for high-level reflection on the European Union, organised by the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence, Italy. The conference brings together policy-makers, leading academics, and business and opinion leaders to discuss the present and future prospects of the European Union.
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