Eastern European attitudes to integration with western Europe


Caplanova, A., Orviska, M. and Hudson, J., 2004. Eastern European attitudes to integration with western Europe. JCMS: Journal of Common Market Studies, 42 (2), pp. 271-287.

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This article examines attitudes to membership of the EU and Nato amongst countries in central and eastern Europe. Sample survey data are obtained from the Eurobarometer surveys of transition and EU candidate countries. The empirical results suggest that support for membership increases with socio-economic variables such as in come and education, reflecting self-interest. But attitudinal variables are also important and, in particular, confidence in the free market economy impacts positively on support for membership. Support for EU membership is not a mirror image of that for Nato, with the differences appearing to revolve around self-interest.


Item Type Articles
CreatorsCaplanova, A., Orviska, M. and Hudson, J.
DepartmentsFaculty of Humanities & Social Sciences > Social & Policy Sciences
Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences > Economics
ID Code10066
Additional InformationID number: ISI:000221424200003


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