The Federal Trust is a research institute studying the interactions between regional, national, European and global levels of government. Founded in 1945 on the initiative of Sir William Beveridge, it has long made a powerful contribution to the study of federalism and federal systems. It has always had a particular interest in the European Union and Britain’s place in it.
The Federal Trust has no allegiance to any political party. It is registered as a charity for the purposes of education and research.
LATEST COMMENT ON THE EU REFERENDUM:
Taking back control? The EU referendum, Parliament and the ‘May Doctrine’
By Dr Andrew Blick, Lecturer in Politics and Contemporary History, King’s College London; and Senior Research Fellow at the Federal Trust
Blogs by Brendan Donnelly, Director, The Federal Trust:
“I am their leader. I must follow them.”
7th October 2016
“When we have decided what you voted for, we will tell you.”
2nd September 2016
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