Ukraine’s EU candidacy has brought new momentum to an EU enlargement process suffering from a major crisis of credibility. But reservations towards enlargement run deep. The EU should admit this and propose an interim goal that still offers candidate countries genuine incentive for reform.
Sociologist. Deputy Chairperson of the European Stability Initiative (ESI). From September 2022 to June 2023 he was a Europe’s Futures fellow at the IWM in Vienna.