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Introduction: How the British-exit is Impacting the European Union?


  • Emmanuel Brunet-Jailly


This special issue of International Studies focuses on ‘how the British-exit is impacting the European Union’. This introduction is a review of the context, costs and institutional repercussions, as well as the very recent the UK/European Union trade deal and implications for customs borders. Eight articles then detail consequences for European Union policies and important trading relationships: Immigration, Citizenship, Gender, Northern Ireland, Trade and impacts on India, Canada and Japan.

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  • Emmanuel Brunet-Jailly, 2021. "Introduction: How the British-exit is Impacting the European Union?," International Studies, , vol. 58(2), pages 133-149, April.
  • Handle: RePEc:sae:intstu:v:58:y:2021:i:2:p:133-149
    DOI: 10.1177/00208817211004030

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