Nicolai von Ondarza

Nicolai von Ondarza is the Deputy Head of Europe Research at Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik (SWP). Since 2012, he has been a lecturer at the European University Viadrina.

The Brexit Deal Presents Opportunities for a New Partnership

February 03, 2021

It was agreed almost at the last minute: The Trade and Cooperation Agreement (TCA) between the European Union and the United Kingdom, signed on December 30, 2020, prevented a no-deal Brexit just one day before the end of the transition period. Four and a half years after the referendum, relations...

Legal Avenues for a Grexit

July 10, 2015

Nicolai von Ondarza examines the legal options for a Greek exit from the eurozone, warning against an unregulated Grexit. Although negotiations are restarting, the erstwhile taboo of Greece leaving the euro is becoming increasingly likely and it is being used as a credible threat in bargaining with Athens. Yet a...