Luuk van Middelaar
Senior Research Associate
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- Europe in the World
- Europe and the EU
- China Centre
- The Netherlands
The author of the prizewinning The Passage to Europe, he was the chief speechwriter and a close advisor to European Council President Herman Van Rompuy (2010-2014). Van Middelaar published his first book, Politicide, in 1999. His most recent book is Alarums & Excursions:Improvising Politics on the European Stage, also out in French and Dutch. Since 2018, he is member of the Dutch Advisory Council on International Affairs and the Chair of its Commission on European Integration (CEI).
See also https://luukvanmiddelaar.eu/bio
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