New AtlanticistFeb 7, 2024
Charles Michel’s U-turn has not solved the thorny question of who the next European Council president will be
By Francis Shin
In early January, the current European Council president announced that he would run in the 2024 European Parliament elections, only to reverse his decision later the same month.
New AtlanticistFeb 1, 2024
Ursula von der Leyen has delivered major wins on decarbonization. What would she do with another term?
By Francis Shin, Théophile Pouget-Abadie
As her first term comes to an end, von der Leyen’s European Commission leaves a landmark legacy for clean energy.
New AtlanticistOct 15, 2023
Did Polish voters just set a new course toward centrism?
By Daniel Fried
Preliminary election results suggest that the ruling right-wing nationalist Law and Justice Party may be ousted in Poland. Here's what the results mean for the EU, Ukraine, and more.
Eye on Europe's electionsJul 19, 2023
Your primer on the Spanish elections
By Emma Nix, Leonie Müller, and Katherine Schauer
What's going on with the July 23 snap elections in Spain? The Europe Center breaks down the major players and big questions ahead of the big vote.