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Europe's summer of elections: Explaining political dynamics in France, Britain and Germany - London, 22 June 2017


In a special seminar organised by Nuffield College, Oxford, in association with the European Parliament Information Office in the UK, a panel of leading academic experts and commentators shared their analysis of the outcome of the June 2016 referendum on British membership of the European Union, and the implications of the vote for the future of UK and European politics.



Sir Andrew Dilnot, Warden of Nuffield College, Oxford.

16:45 - 17:00
Panel discussion:
Professor Vernon Bogdanor, Research Professor, Institute for Contemporary British History, King's College, London; former Professor of Government, Oxford University; Former student, Nuffield College;
Professor Geoff Evans, Fellow of Nuffield College and Professor in the Sociology of Politics, Oxford University; Co-director, 2015 British Election Study;
Natalie Nougayrede, columnist, leader writer and foreign affairs commentator for the Guardian. Previously executive editor and managing editor of Le Monde;
Professor Jane Green, Professor of Political Science, University of Manchester; Co-director, 2015 British Election Study; former student, Nuffield College;

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Bill Emmott,  Former editor of The Economist; Honorary Fellow, Magdalen College, Oxford; Former student, Nuffield College.

17:00 - 18:00
Interventions from the floor and responses from the panellists.



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