Latest publication from The Jean Monnet chair of Prof Wessels at the University of Cologne

Coverpicture ECBWolfgang Wessels: The European Council (Palgrave Macmillan)

Release date: October 2nd, 2015, Price: £29.99.

This systematic assessment of the European Council looks at its characteristics, performances,  leaders and decision-making, as well as its impact on EU supranational and intergovernmental dynamics.

Taking account of both historical and contemporary developments up to and beyond the Lisbon Treaty, it encourages in-depth understanding of this key institution.

The book can be ordered on this website:

Table of contents, index and an exemplary chapter: