Napoleon Pop
Napoleon Pop
Economist, Ph.D., senior researcher and Scientific Director with the Institute for World Economy, former minister of foreign trade, European integration department, and chief negotiator for the Association Agreement of Romania to EEC/EU
Do Not Miss the EU’s Ringing Bell!

Do Not Miss the EU’s Ringing Bell!

Romania has to comply quite quickly with the documents produced and published by the European Commission with regard to the future of the European Union. As authors, we are advancing some proposals according to which Romanian policymakers should see the reformation of the EU as a good opportunity to match the country’s future with the EU’s destiny. We are advocating for immediate steps to be taken if Romania will effectively contribute to a more united Union with Romania in it. All European partners should consider seriously the principles of solidarity and cohesion and sharing responsibilities for a stronger Europe. The disrespect these stakeholders felt during the last crisis was echoing in the lack of political discipline in many economic and social engagements regarding the EU as a whole and every member state individually. Romania has to take the opportunity to be closer to the decision-making process within the EU, thinking seriously about becoming a member of the Eurozone by joining the Banking Union and adopting the euro.  More

No. 5-6, May.-Aug. 2017 2017


The Geo-economics and Geopolitics of the Brexit Crisis

The Geo-economics and Geopolitics of the Brexit Crisis

The many suggested effects of Brexit will take time to manifest in observable fashion in Great Britain, Europe and globally, after the immediate but emotionally charged reactions of markets, politicians and all sorts of analysts. Two considerations have to draw our attention, in my opinion, as Brexit is now being decided. Firstly, nobody should play with the fate of the country just in order to seize power. More

No. 1, Sep.-Oct. 2016 2016


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OEconomica No. 1, 2016