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Frances Cowell - writer and consultant

Australian-born and European by adoption, Frances writes and speaks at conferences about investment risk and governance, financial market stability and business ethics in financial markets – and the implications for the wider political economy. She believes Europe must urgently assume the lead in protecting and preserving liberal democracy, the rule of law and the multi-lateral institutions and alliances that it depends on.

Ken Clark’s daft opinion poll comment is about more than just Brexit

Its about democracy itself. Europa United contributor, Frances Cowell asks if there is precedent on voting trends changing in a short period of  time and if the “will of the people” should be the final say in the Brexit crisis. In a recent interview on the BBC’s Newsnight programme, former chancellor Ken Clark referred to the 2016 […]