In this area Bruegel researchers address the recurring issues of EU relations with its extended neighbourhood and economic relations with China and the rest of the world.
The Annual Meetings are Bruegel's flagship event which gathers high-level speakers to discuss the economic topics that affect Europe and the world.
Overall, Biden and Xi seem to be converging on their strategies for global dominance
How has the COVID-19 Pandemic reshaped the scope and ambition of China's Belt and Road Initiative?
Guntram Wolff looks back at the past decade of Bruegel contribution to economic policy in Europe.
Testimony before the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission.
China's Belt and Road Initiative is undergoing a transformation after two years of pandemic. How is it changing and what are the consequences for Europe.
What needs to be done to address the Sri Lankan crisis and how does it relate to China?
The Belt and Road Initiative is turning from infrastructure financing into an instrument for Chinese soft and hard power
The real issue for EU leaders when they discuss Ukraine’s application at a 23-24 June summit and beyond, is what kind of club the EU should be.
Food and fertiliser export restrictions are exacerbating the current food price crisis. The WTO and EU legal toolkits provide some safeguards but are insufficient. Unblocking Ukrainian ports and facilitating wheat exports through large-scale international coordination remains essential.
The mystery of China-Russia economic relations in the aftermath of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and what it means for Europe.
Measures to safeguard semiconductor supplies proposed in the European Chips Act could prove to be wrongly focused, and could tip over into harmful protectionism.