The European Union A Beginner's Guide
The European Union is an economic superpower, with a GDP even larger than the US. But it is still in the midst of a debt crisis of previously unknown scale. Will the crisis lead to further integration? How will it affect Britain? How much do we really know about the nature and aims of the EU, the benefits and costs membership brings, and its impact on people’s everyday lives? Featuring the most up-to-date assessment of the EU, its inner workings, external relations, and likely future development, this is the perfect introduction for anyone seeking to better understand the European project and Britain’s place within it.