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Wed, Jan 16, 2019

Lessons in leadership: Theresa May and Brexit

From the beginning, May and most others in Britain—not only in politics but even, perhaps especially, in the media—completely misjudged the nature of the withdrawal process with the EU.

New Atlanticist by Nicholas Dungan

European Union United Kingdom

Fri, Nov 16, 2018

Emmanuel Macron can make France great again

Macron’s approval ratings stand at an all-time low with over seventy percent of French people polled not expressing confidence in his leadership.Yet great hopes have been pinned on Macron and he has worked hard to fulfill them.

New Atlanticist by Nicholas Dungan

European Union France

Sun, Nov 11, 2018

The World has come full circle—And taken a turn for the worse

Yet the problems of today are also global, climate change first among them, together with the despoiling of the only habitat which humankind has and the destruction of the Earth's biodiversity by the selfish profligacy of modern man.

New Atlanticist by Nicholas Dungan

Conflict European Union

Nicholas Dungan is a nonresident senior fellow in the Atlantic Council’s Future Europe Initiative. His particular focus is France.

An adjunct faculty member of the Collège Universitaire of Sciences Po, Nicholas Dungan is also is a senior adviser to the Institut de Relations Internationales et Stratégiques in Paris (IRIS). He was president of the New York-based French-American Foundation from 2005 to 2008.

He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Chatham House Foundation, the US arm of the Royal Institute of International Affairs at Chatham House in London, and a former associate fellow of Chatham House.

Nicholas Dungan also serves on the Board of Directors of Sciences Po Alumni Inc. and the New York Chapter of the Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce. He is an honorary fellow of the Foreign Policy Association.

Nicholas Dungan is the author of the biography Gallatin: America’s Swiss Founding Father (New York University Press, 2010). His next book, currently in preparation, is entitled Why France Matters.