In this interview, Dr Richard Bellamy, Director of the Max Weber Programme at the European University Institute, discusses the impact of the Eurozone crisis on governance within the European Union, and the way forward for democracy within the EU.

The video was recorded at the International Policy Workshop: “Crisis Contained, Democracy Diminished? The Politics of the Eurozone Financial Crisis” held at Carleton University, Ottawa on September 19, 2014.

This event was supported by Carleton University and by a grant from the European Union. The event was organized by the Centre for European Studies (EUCE), Carleton University.

The views expressed in this video are solely those of the interviewee and do not reflect the views of the European Union or of the Centre for European Studies.

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The video was produced by Marek Eby and Cathleen Schmidt (both of Carleton University).