|Commentaries on the Covid-19 crisis|
Coronavirus: Britain on the brink by Nick Witney
Britain’s Brexiteer government may be relearning the value of expertise – if only slowly.
Infected: The impact of the coronavirus on the Middle East and north Africa by Cinzia Bianco, René Wildangel, Tarek Megerisi, Julien Barnes-Dacey, Anthony Dworkin, Ellie Geranmayeh and Hugh Lovatt
In this survey, seven experts from across the ECFR analyse the Covid-19 pandemic’s current impact on, and likely implications for, the region.
A view from Washington: The America First pandemic by Jeremy Shapiro
There will be no transatlantic response to the coronavirus. It will drive us apart rather than bring us together – as pandemics always do.
Seven early lessons from the coronavirus by Ivan Krastev
The Covid-19 crisis will dramatically reshape the EU’s response to all other crises it has faced in the last decade.
Whatever it takes: Italy and the Covid-19 crisis by Teresa Coratella
Italy’s response to the virus is starting to reshape its politics.
The deglobalisation virus by Andrés Ortega
Covid-19 comes at a time when the world’s governments have fewer tools for fighting against its effects than they once did.
Fear of loneliness: How the state uses insecurity by Caroline de Gruyter
The state surfs a wave of fear of the consequences and side-effects of public deficiencies and scarcity that it has created.
Europe and the virus: The battle of narratives by Pawel Zerka
The advent of coronavirus has set off a battle of narratives about the role of the EU. The winner will define Europe’s future.
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