The European ambition: the group of the European People’s Party and European integration

21st April 2021 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Book presentation tracing the role of the EPP Group in the European Parliament and its role in the EU’s political system

This book traces the European People’s Party (EPP) Group’s institutional, organisational and political trajectory in the European Parliament, focusing on the period after the first direct elections in 1979. In doing so, it sheds light on the functioning of Parliamentary party groups, while at the same time creating the conditions for a better understanding of their role in the process of European integration and in the EU’s political system.

Based on an inter-disciplinary approach between history, political science, European studies and political sociology, this book is the outcome of a research project launched by the EPP Group, coordinated at the European University Institute, involving scholars with diverse academic backgrounds from several EU countries.

This book presentation will take place on Zoom. Please register below to receive the link.

Prof. Luciano Bardi (Alcide De Gasperi Research Centre – EUI) Dr. Jacopo Cellini (Alcide De Gasperi Research Centre – EUI)

Prof. Daniele Caramani (European Governance and Politics Programme – EUI)