Catherine Lefèvre

Catherine Lefèvre holds a Master's degree in Public Policy with a focus on International Relations and Public and Non-Profit Management from the Willy Brandt School of Public Policy. She has a great interest in world politics and is currently focusing her research on Europe and Eurasia.

Youth Unemployment and the Rise of Neo-Nazism in Europe

February 26, 2014

Is there a direct link between youth unemployment and the rise of the far-right in Europe? In recent years, there has been a notable increase in the number of neo-Nazi demonstrations and groups in Europe. Many commentators suggest this rise is related to the number of unemployed people and the...

Scotland’s Independence: One-Way Ticket to Uncertainty?

December 04, 2013

The SNP has unveiled its independence white paper. But how realistic are its tenets? Scotland joined England over 300 years ago after the Acts of Union were signed in 1707, following Scotland’s failed attempt of colonizing Panama that left the country nearly bankrupt. Now, the citizens of Scotland have the...