Explainers

17 Apr 2018
What is the current progress of the EU Withdrawal Bill – and what are the key debates?
Money
10 Apr 2018
Does the financial services sector rely on the EU?
29 Mar 2018
Why does ethnic diversity in the civil service matter?
Euros
28 Mar 2018
Brexit negotiations will involve three separate but inter-related deals: a ‘divorce’ settlement, a transitional arrangement, and a deal on the UK-EU’s long-term relationship.
28 Mar 2018
What the EU member state elections mean for the Brexit negotiations.
28 Mar 2018
Why is it important that the disabled population is represented in the civil service?
The PM at the European Council Summit, March 2018
23 Mar 2018
Both the UK and the EU have set out their positions ahead of negotiations on the framework for the future trading relationship. We compare the two parties’ positions and assesses the difference between them.
22 Mar 2018
The possibility of a UK-EU association agreement after Brexit has been suggested. But what does that actually mean?
22 Mar 2018
Ministerial directions are formal instructions from ministers telling their department to proceed with a spending proposal, despite an objection from their permanent secretary. We look at the data since 1990. 

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