- How has the renegotiation agenda shifted?
- How will EU partners respond to threats of departure from Britain?
- What is the impact of the rise of rightwing parties like Ukip?
- What will the 2015 general election and its highly unpredictable outcome change?
- What are the politics of a referendum on membership in 2017?
By seeking answers to these questions, Roger Liddle assesses whether a series of miscalculated gambles by David Cameron and his forebears have left Britain teetering on the edge of Brexit.
He also coauthored two papers for the president of the European commission’s thinktank, the Bureau of European Policy Advisers, on Europe’s Social Reality (February 2007) and the Single Market: Yesterday and Tomorrow (July 2006), and since then has contributed to various edited collections on the single market, the social challenges facing Europe, the case for a social investment strategy and Britain’s European policy.