European, Politics

Brexit : “State of Play”

Time to think “out of the box”! The sorry picture conveyed by the stalled negotiations over the departure of the United Kingdom from the European Union is fostering various scenarios among which a disastrous outcome is rapidly becoming a self-fulfilling prophecy. With each passing day the likelihood of an exit “with no agreement” is increasing. In the futile search for a “culprit” some may regret the intransigence of the EU in its refusal to perfectly rational in light the British government’s incapacity, either to formulate adequate proposals regarding the terms of the divorce and its future objectives or to provide the necessary assurances that they will be endorsed. Under these circumstances it is hardly surprising that the Union wishes to…

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