Alexandra Strickner is a political economist and co-founder of Attac Austria. She co-authored the book The European Illusion – Why we need new strategies towards the EU and beyond. She has expertise in neoliberal trade and investment policies, economic alternatives and organising strategies. She has initiatited among others the Stop TTIP and Stop CETA campaigns in Austria as well as the successor platform Anders Handeln, which focuses on promoting progressive trade policies.
Prospects of EU reform are slim and austerity and Fortress Europe are set to continue. What does this mean for progressive strategies around Europe?Read more