Post Tagged with: "Spain"

Narcissist Fading European Nations- Catalonia as Symptom

Narcissist Fading European Nations- Catalonia as Symptom

October 27, 2016 at 6:12 PM

Guest OpEd- With three earlier pieces republished, this is Alfons Lopez Tena‘s first original contribution to InPRA. He writes on issues and topics pertaining to Catalonia and European politics.  The steady relative decline of the once-mighty European countries offers a fascinating  deep insight into the darkest corners of the ebbing nations’ psyche,Read More

Money and Secession: Looking at Catalonia

Money and Secession: Looking at Catalonia

October 14, 2016 at 6:27 PM

Guest OpEd: Alfons Lopez Tena is joined by Elisenda Paluzie for this piece. She is an associate professor of economics and the Dean of the Faculty of Economics at Barcelona University.  It is difficult to make predictions, especially about a hypothetical future, but the impact of independence on economics -for bothRead More

Leaving EU alone: Will BREXIT inspire?

Leaving EU alone: Will BREXIT inspire?

October 14, 2016 at 6:11 PM

As any seismic event the British people vote to leave the European Union begins to unfold growing cracks and tsunami-warning ripples that make nowadays predictions anyone’s guess, with plenty of unintended outcomes affecting other countries as well. One of them is the very existence of some of the directly involvedRead More

Europe On The Brink

Europe On The Brink

December 13, 2014 at 8:15 PM

As Europe remembers the centenary of the First World War, the situation: great powers disagreeing, foreign interventionism, nationalist resurgence, Russia looming, could not be further from what it could be imagined by the generation who called it the “Great War.”