Beth Oppenheim

Beth Oppenheim


The battle over Europe's budget

10 May 2018
Negotiations on the “Multiannual Financial Framework” are getting underway, but how to make up the Brexit-shaped shortfall?

CER podcast: Defence co-operation after Brexit: A positive sum game?

26 April 2018
Beth Oppenheim talks to Sophia Besch about the difficulties the UK and the EU face as they try to negotiate the conditions for European military co-operation and defence industrial policy after Brexit.

CER podcast: Brexit negotiations: Will the unity of the 27 crack?

28 March 2018
Sophia Besch speaks to Beth Oppenheim and Sam Lowe about what to expect during the second part of Brexit negotiations – will the future relationship talks bring out different political and economic interests among the EU-27?

Ukraine is no blueprint for Brexit success

23 March 2018
As European leaders gather once again in Brussels, the European Parliament has recommended the UK consider an association agreement with the EU after Brexit.

CER podcast: A European agenda for Germany

28 February 2018
Sophia Besch and Beth Oppenheim discuss German politics, and what Berlin needs to do over the next four years to help Europe overcome its many challenges.

Brexit Britain faces a reality check on trade

19 December 2017
Britain and the European Union are finally set to begin what promises to be the toughest stage of the Brexit process: negotiating a new relationship and a transition phase to bed down the changes.

The case for a slow-motion Brexit

05 December 2017
Recent chaos in the negotiations shows that a two-year "implementation period" is entirely unrealistic.

What explains the "Brexodus" from DExEU?

31 October 2017
The Department for Exiting the European Union has slowly haemorrhaged civil servants ever since its inception last year.

The EU has 36 free trade deals with non-EU countries - will they roll over to Britain after Brexit?

10 October 2017
For the past 44 years, the UK has relied upon the European Union, formerly the European Economic Community, to negotiate trade deals.