Turkey and the European Union: A Journey in the Unknown 15 novembre 2014Posted by Acturca in Turkey / Turquie, Turkey-EU / Turquie-UE.
Tags: Nathalie Tocci, The Brookings Institution, Turkey Project Policy Paper Series
Turkey Project Policy Paper (The Brookings Institution) No. 5, November 2014
Nathalie Tocci *
Turkey and the European Union: A Journey in the UnknownTurkey’s relations with the European integration project have been dense, contested and tortuous since the outset. Despite their intensity and duration over the decades, the end point of the relationship remains unknown. In light of this, Nathalie Tocci briefly recounts the evolution of the EU-Turkey relationship and outlines three possible scenarios for the future: competition, cooperation and convergence. It concludes by discussing the implications of these scenarios for the United States.
* Nathalie Tocci is Deputy Director of the Istituto Affari Internazionali and Special Adviser to the EU High Representative/Vice President of the Commission.
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