Europe in the World: International Relations, International Security, World Politics Publicatons

Books and Edited Volumes

Projecting Resilience across the Mediterranean

Eugenio Cusumano and Stefan Hofmaier (editors)

Projecting Resilience across the Mediterranean

Palgrave Macmillan, 2019.


Europe's cold War relations

Ulrich Krotz, Kiran Klaus Patel, and Federico Romero (editors)

Europe’s Cold War Relations: The EC Towards a Global Role

Bloomsbury, 2019.


Christian Lequesne and Hugo Meijer (editors)

La politique étrangère: Approches disciplinaires

Les Presses de l’Université de Montréal, 2018.


Federica Bicchi and Niklas Bremberg (editors)

European Diplomacy in Practice: Interrogating Power, Agency and Change

Routledge, 2018.


Robin Markwica

Emotional Choices: How the Logic of Affect Shapes Coercive Diplomacy

Oxford University Press, 2018.

Recipient of the International Security Best Book Award, American Political Science Association


Hugo Meijer and Marco Wyss (editors)

The Handbook of European Defence Policies and Armed Forces

Oxford University Press, 2018.





Ulrich Krotz

History and Foreign Policy in France and Germany

Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. 




Ulrich Krotz and Joachim Schild

Shaping Europe: France, Germany, and Embedded Bilateralism from the Elysée Treaty to Twenty-First Century Politics

Oxford University Press, 2015 [paperback edition].


Journal Articles and Book Chapters

James Lee
“US Grand Strategy and the Origins of the Developmental State”
Journal of Strategic Studies (forthcoming)


James Lee
“Did Thucydides Believe in Thucydides’ Trap? The History of the Peloponnesian War and Its Relevance to U.S.-China Relations”
Journal of Chinese Political Science, Vol. 24, No. 1 (2019), pp. 67-86.


Christos Tsakas
“Europeanisation under Authoritarian Rule: Greek Business and the Hoped-For Transition to Electoral Politics, 1967-1974”
Business History (forthcoming)


Oliver Westerwinter
“The Evolution of Transnational Governance Overlaps: A Network Approach”
in Stepan Wood, Rebecca Schmidt, Kenneth W. Abbott, Burkard Eberlein, and Errol Meidinger, eds., Transnational Business Governance Interactions: Advancing Marginalized Actors and Enhancing Regulatory Quality
(Edward Elgar, 2019).


Jonas Driedger
“Alliance Persistence, Military Security, and the 2016 Brexit Referendum: The Case of Estonia and the United Kingdom”
in Cornelia-Adriana Baciu and John Doyle, eds., Peace, Security and Defence Cooperation in Post-Brexit Europe 
(Springer, 2019).


Ulrich Krotz
“International History Meets International Relations”
in Ulrich Krotz, Kiran Klaus Patel, and Federico Romero, eds., Europe’s Cold War Relations: The EC Towards a Global Role
(London: Bloomsbury, 2019).


Adérito Vicente
“Nuclear Deterrence in Europe Post-Brexit: Risks and Opportunities”
in Cornelia-Adriana Baciu and John Doyle, eds., Peace, Security and Defence Cooperation in Post-Brexit Europe 
(Springer, 2019).


Jonas Driedger
“Референдум Брексита 2016 года и избрание Трампа: их влияние на отношениябезопасности в Большой Европе” (“The 2016 Brexit Referendum, the 2016 Trump Election and their Influence on Security Relations in Greater Europe”)
in Институт Европы РАН, ed., «Будущее интеграционныхпроектов на пространстве Большой Европы»
(Europe Institute of the Russian National Academy of Sciences, 2019).


Hugo Meijer and Marco Wyss
“Upside Down: Reframing European Defence Studies”
Cooperation and Conflict, Vol. 54, No. 3 (2019).


Stefan Schirm
“The Domestic Politics of European Preferences Towards Global Economic Governance”
New Global Studies, Vol. 12, No. 3 (2018), pp. 303-324.


Aydin Yildirim, Arlo Poletti, Tyson Chatagnier, and Dirk De Bièvre
“The Globalization of Production and the Politics of Dispute Initiation at the World Trade Organization”
Global Policy, Vol. 9, No. S2 (October 2018), pp. 38-48.


Fabrizio Coticchia and Silvia D’Amato
“Can You Hear Me Major Tom? News, Narratives and Contemporary Military Operations: The Case of the Italian Mission in Afghanistan”
European Security, Vol. 27, No. 2 (2018), pp. 224- 244.


Richard Maher
“Bipolarity and the Future of U.S.-China Relations”
Political Science Quarterly, Vol. 133, No. 3 (2018), pp. 497-525.


Akisato Suzuki
“Ethnicity, Political Survival, and the Exchange of Nationalist Foreign Policy”
International Interactions, Vol. 45, No. 1 (2019), pp. 54-79.


Akisato Suzuki
“Audience Costs, Domestic Economy and Coercive Diplomacy”
Research and Politics Vol. 5, No. 3 (2018), pp. 1-7


Hugo Meijer and Marco Wyss
“Introduction: Beyond CSDP: The Resurgence of National Armed Forces in Europe”
in Hugo Meijer and Marco Wyss, eds., The Handbook of European Defence Policies and Armed Forces 
(Oxford University Press, 2018).


Fabrizio Coticchia
“Italy”
in Hugo Meijer and Marco Wyss, eds.,The Handbook of European Defence Policies and Armed Forces 
(Oxford University Press, 2018).


Masha Hedberg and Andres Kasekamp
“Baltic States”
in Hugo Meijer and Marco Wyss, eds., The Handbook of European Defence Policies and Armed Forces 
(Oxford University Press, 2018).


Michal Onderco
“Czech Republic, Slovakia, and Hungary”
in Hugo Meijer and Marco Wyss, eds.,The Handbook of European Defence Policies and Armed Forces 
(Oxford University Press, 2018).


Ulrich Krotz and Katharina Wolf
“Franco-German Defence and Security Cooperation”
in Hugo Meijer and Marco Wyss, eds.,The Handbook of European Defence Policies and Armed Forces 
(Oxford University Press, 2018).


Ulrich Krotz and Katerina Wright
“CSDP Military Operations”
in Hugo Meijer and Marco Wyss, eds.,The Handbook of European Defence Policies and Armed Forces 
(Oxford University Press, 2018).


James Sperling and Mark Webber
“NATO Operations”
in Hugo Meijer and Marco Wyss, eds., The Handbook of European Defence Policies and Armed Forces 
(Oxford University Press, 2018).


Ulrich Krotz and Joachim Schild
“Back to the Future? Franco-German Bilateralism in Europe’s Post-Brexit Union”
Journal of European Public Policy, Vol. 25, No. 8 (2018), pp. 1174-1193.


Federica Bicchi
“The European Cooperation in the Southern Mediterranean: The Multilateralization of Bilateral Relations.”
The Hague Journal of Diplomacy, Vol. 13, No. 1 (2018), pp. 117-135.


Federica Bicchi and Heidi Maurer,
“European Cooperation Abroad: European Diplomatic Cooperation Outside EU Borders”
The Hague Journal of Diplomacy, Vol. 13, No. 1 (2018), pp. 1-19.


Federica Bicchi and Benedetta Voltolini,
“Europe, the Green Line and the Issue of the Israeli-Palestinian Border, Closing the Gap between Discourse and Practice.”
Geopolitics, Vol. 23, No. 1 (2018), pp. 124-146


Stefan Schirm
“Societal Foundations of Governmental Preference Formation in the Eurozone Crisis”
European Politics and Society, Vol. 19, No. 1 (2018): 63-78


Hugo Meijer et al.
“Arming China: Major Powers’ Arms Transfers to the People’s Republic of China”
Journal of Strategic Studies, Vol. 41, No. 6 (2018): pp. 850-886.


Akisato Suzuki
“The Nationalist Interpretation of Nuclear Deterrence: Evidence from the Kargil War”
International Politics, Vol. 56, No. 1 (2019), pp. 70-86. 


Hugo Meijer and Benjamin Jensen
“The Strategist’s Dilemma: Global Dynamic Density and the Making of US “China Policy”
European Journal of International Security, Vol. 3, No. 2 (2018), pp. 211-234 .


Ioanna Hadjiyianni
“The Extraterritorial Reach of EU Environmental Law and Access to Justice by Third Country Actors”
European Papers: A Journal on Law and Integration2, Vol. 2, No. 2 (2017): pp. 519-54


Ulrich Krotz and Richard Maher
“Europe in an Age of Transition”
Global Affairs, Vol. 3, No. 3 (2017), pp. 193-210.


Thibaud Boncourt
“French Military Careers and European Security Integration: How Internationalisation Changes Military Socialisation”
Cooperation and Conflict, Vol. 52, No. 2 (2017): pp. 241-260


James Sperling and Mark Webber
“NATO and the Ukraine Crisis: Collective Securitisation”
European Journal of International Security, Vol. 2, No. 1 (2017): pp. 19-46


Michal Onderco
“Public Support for Coercive Diplomacy: Exploring Public Opinion Data from Ten European Countries”
European Journal of Political Research, Vol. 56, No. 2 (2017): pp. 401-418


Richard Maher
“Europe’s Response to China’s Rise: Competing Strategic Visions”
Asia Europe journal, 2017, Vol. 15, No. 2, pp. 121-131


Michal Onderco and Wolfgang Wagner
“The Ideational Foundations of Coercion: Political Culture and Policies toward North Korea”
European Political Science Review, Vol. 9, No. (May 2017), pp. 279-302.


Sandra Destradi
“Reluctance in International Politics: A Conceptualization”
European Journal of International Relations, Vol. 23, No. 2 (June 2017), pp. 315-340.


Ulrich Krotz and Richard Maher
“Europe’s Crises and the EU’s “Big Three”
West European Politics, Vol. 39, No. 5 (2016), pp. 1053-1072.


Richard Maher
“The Elusive EU-China Strategic Partnership”
International Affairs, Vol. 92, No. 4 (2016), pp. 959-976.


Spyros Blavoukos, Dimitris Bourantonis, Ioannis Galariotis, and Maria Gianniou
“The European Union’s Visibility and Coherence at the United Nations General Assembly”
Global Affairs, Volume 2, No. 1 (2016), pp. 35-45


Richard Maher
“The Rise of China and the Future of the Atlantic Alliance”
Orbis, Vol. 60, No. 3 (2016), pp. 366-381.


Stefan Schirm
“Domestic Ideas, Institutions or Interests? Explaining Governmental Preferences towards Global Economic Governance”
International Political Science Review, Vol. 37, No. 1 (2016), pp. 68-80.


Pepper Culpepper
“Structural Power and Political Science in the Post-Crisis Era”
Business and Politics, Vol. 17, No. 3 (2015), pp. 391-409.


Fabrizio Coticchia
“Effective Strategic Narratives? Italian Public Opinion and Military Operations in Iraq, Libya, and Lebanon”
Italian Political Science Review/Revista Italiana di Scienza Politica, Vol. 45, No. 1 (2015), pp. 53-78.


У. Кротц, Р. Маэр
“Теория международных отношений и развитие сотрудничества в сфере внешней политики и политики безопасности”
Современная наука о международных отношениях за рубежом: Хрестоматия в трех томах / Под. общ. ред. И.С. Иванова. – М.: НП РСМД, Т.3 – 2015, с. 452-484.
[U. Krotz and R. Maher, “International Relations Theory and the Rise of European Foreign and Security Policy,” in I. Ivanov, ed., Contemporary Foreign International Relations Studies, Vol. 3 (Moscow: NPMP RIAC, 2015), pp. 452-484].


Michela Ceccorulli and Fabrizio Coticchia
“Multidimensional Threats and Military Engagement: The Case of the Italian Intervention in Libya” 
Mediterranean Politics, Vol. 20, No. 3 (2015), pp. 303-321.


Michal Onderco
“Money Can’t Buy You Love: the European Union Member States and Iranian Nuclear Programme 2002–2009”
European Security, Vol. 24, No. 1 (2015), pp. 56-76.


Ulrich Krotz
“Three Eras and Possible Futures: A Long-Term View on the Franco-German Relationship a Century after the First World War”
International Affairs, Vol. 90, No. 2 (2014), pp. 337-350. 


Rawi Abdelal and Ulrich Krotz
“Disjoining Partners: Europe and the American Imperium”
in Power in a Complex Global System, edited by Bruce Jentleson and Louis Pauly, pp. 131-147. New York: Routledge.


Working Papers and Policy Reports

Jonas J. Driedger
Conflict between Russia and its Neighbors since 1992: The Cases of Belarus and Ukraine
Uptake Working Paper 10/2018; 10/2018


Amitav Acharya
Global Governance in a Multiplex World
EUI RSCAS; 2017/29


Tomasz Pawel Wozniakowski
Towards Fiscalization of the European Union?: The US and EU Fiscal Unions in a Comparative Historical Perspective
Institute of European Studies, University of California, Berkeley


Fabrizio Coticchia, Andrea Locatelli, and Francesco N. Moro
Renew or Reload? Continuity and Change in Italian Defence Policy
EUI RSCAS; 2016/01


William Phelan
Diagonal Enforcement in International Trade Politics
EUI SPS; 2016/01


Sandra Destradi
Reluctant Powers: A Concept-Building Approach and an Application to the Case of Germany
EUI RSCAS; 2015/46


Katharina L. Meissner
The Time Has Come to Look at Brazil: The EU’s Shift from Interregional Negotiations with MERCOSUR to a Bilateral Strategic Partnership with Brazil
EUI RSCAS; 2015/37


Stefan A. Schirm
Societal Foundations of European Policy Divergence in Financial Governance
EUI RSCAS; 2015/21


Michal Onderco
Constructing Deviance in International Politics
EUI MWP; 2015/07


Magnus. G. Schoeller
Explaining Political Leadership: Germany’s Role in Shaping the Fiscal Compact
EUI RSCAS; 2014/82


William Phelan
Supremacy, Direct Effect, and Dairy Products in the Early History of European Law
EUI LAW; 2014/11


Online Publications

Adérito R. Vicente
“EU’s Foreign Policy Making Process in the field of Nuclear Disarmament: Conditioning Factors and Criteria Indicators at Internal Level”
Jean Monnet Working Papers on EU Multilateral Diplomacy #4 The Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence on EU Multilateral Diplomacy


Adérito R. Vicente
“Euro-Nukes? A Difficult but Perhaps Necessary Debate”
European Leadership Network Commentary


Jonas J. Driedger
“The Coming War over Ukraine?”
The National Interest, 26 November 2018.


Jonas J. Driedger
“How Much Leverage Does Russia Really Have over Germany?”
The National Interest, 25 July 2018.