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The 1989 Generation Initiative is an open policy network, promoting the ideas and visions of young Europeans, based at the LSE European Institute.
||Clean#12 Italian Elections w/ Lorenzo Codogno||Michael Cottakis is joined by one of Italian politics’ leading experts, Lorenzo Codogno, to pick the bones out of the recent elections in Italy. With the 5 Star Movement and the Lega making substantial gains, the composition of the next Italian gov||3/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#11 Tackling populism w/ Cas Mudde||In this episode we are joined by Cas Mudde, one of the world’s leading experts on populism and political extremism. Cas and Michael unpack what populism is, its underlying causes, how leaders have sought to address it, and what the successes and fa||2/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#10: The Catalan Referendum w/ Mireia Borrell-Porta & Jose Olivas-Osuna||In this episode, we discuss the outcome of the recent Catalan Referendum. Among other questions, we address the rise the legality of the referendum and the actions of the Catalan Generalitat, as well as the morality of the response by the Spanish govern||1/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#9: Analysis of the Austrian Election, w/ Fabio Wolkenstein||In this episode, we discuss the outcome of the Austrian elections on October 15th. Among other questions, we address the rise of Sebastian Kurz (ÖVP/EPP), poised to become one of the youngest prime ministers in the EU. Our guest this week is Fabio Wolk||11/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#8: Germany After the Elections||Why did the traditional parties do so badly? To what can we attribute the rise of the right-wing AfD? We discuss with our guests: Pamina Karl, policy officer for economic affairs, and Julian Göpffarth, PhD student. Hosted by Michael Cottakis, Presiden||11/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#7: What Does Macron’s Presidency Mean For Brexit? Live with Alexandre Holroyd & Prof Iain Begg||Recorded live at the LSE, May 26th. Guests: Alexandre Holroyd, EnMarche! candidate for Northern Europe, and Prof Iain Begg, Professorial Research Fellow at the European Institute, LSE. Moderated by Michael Cottakis, President of the 1989 Generation Init||11/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#6: Macron’s Many Challenges Ahead w/ Alberto Alemanno||Following the French elections, we brought together 89ers and expert guest Alberto Alemanno to discuss the outcome, the challenges ahead for Macron, and the how the formerly dominant parties, the Parti Socialiste and Les Républicains, might recover. Al||11/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#5: What Lies Ahead For The EU In 2017?||In early February, shortly before our Launch Conference, we gathered expert guest Dr Mareike Kleine and policy officer Boris Ajeganov to try and predict the main factors shaping the upcoming year and major developments in European politics. Mareike Klei||11/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#4: The Italian Constitutional Referendum w/ Lorenzo Codogno||Following the Italian Constitutional Referendum and our Roundtable on the same topic, we gathered 89ers Martina Calleri and Anouk Canet, as well as Lorenzo Codogno, Visiting Professor at the LSE’s European Institute and former chief economist at th||11/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#3: Europe After Trump w/ Karen Smith||Almost a month after Donald Trump’s win, what conclusions can we draw for European politics, especially for defense policy? In this in-depth debate 89ers Michael Cottakis, Boris Ajeganov, and Salvatore Berger are joined by expert Prof Karen Smith,||11/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|