Oliver Norgrove's blog
Campaigning for an EEA Brexit
Tuesday, 19 June 2018
Why I don't like Free Trade Agreements
I had quite an interesting exchange with David Bannerman, the Tory MEP for the East of England, on Friday evening over Twitter. We clash...
Wednesday, 23 May 2018
A drop in the ocean
For those who may have missed it, a useful slide was tweeted out yesterday by Michel Barnier's adviser, Stefaan De Rynck. As we se...
Friday, 18 May 2018
The more things change
That I can spend seven weeks completely isolated from Brexit noise, return and slot seamlessly in to the chronology of events speaks volu...
Sunday, 25 March 2018
Too many eggs in the wrong basket
We know by now that leaving the EU means leaving its Customs Union. The Customs Union is an integral tenet of the Union’s treaties, and as...
Saturday, 3 March 2018
A looming deadline
Last summer I made quite a fuss about two important provisions within the confines of the EEA Agreement . They are Articles 126 and 127...
Thursday, 1 March 2018
A further complication
I am coming to the end of my body of work on the EU's Customs Union, and on customs unions in general. Most of the content here can ...
Tuesday, 27 February 2018
Slowly, the obsessives in Brexit's intellectual domain are arriving at a general consensus of understanding as to the features of the...
Thursday, 22 February 2018
One of the most pervasive fantasies of Brexit discourse is the idea that a Free Trade Agreement between the EU and UK would be a matte...
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