“Towards a closer association between China and the European Union searching for windows of opportunity”

This research project is funded by the European Commission and by Ferroatlántica, and iscoordinated by the Institute for European Studies of CEU-San Pablo University. Its objetive is to analyse the EU and China relations and to identify issues of common interest that will allow a closer more productive collaboration, such as political dialogue, China`s priorities and its relations with the EU, trade policies, among others matters.

A number of research institutions, both European and Chinese, take part, specifically: the Centre for European Studies of Renmin University in Beijing, the Centre for European Studies of Fudan University in Shangai, Leeds University in the UK and the Institut d`Ètudes Européenes of the Free University of Brussels.