Books & Articles

Has the European Union empowered the regions? A pre- and post-Brexit preliminary investigation of the United Kingdom

11 January 2021 | Giada Laganà

Giada Lagana provides an account of how empowering and disempowering structures in the interacted with at a European level and the disempowering issues Brexit presents for the UK's territorial and constitutional future.

Books & Articles

Issues of Sovereignty: Redefining Politics in Scotland

4 January 2021 | David McCrone, Michael Keating

Using new data from the British Election Study, David McCrone and Michael Keating show how public opinion in Scotland is polarizing around the constitutional issues of Scottish independence and Europe.

Books & Articles

The European Union and the Northern Ireland Peace Process

4 December 2020 | Giada Laganà

CCC's Giada Lagana's book 'The European Union and the Northern Ireland Peace Process' examines the economic and political contributions of the EU to the Northern Ireland peace process, tracing the genesis of EU involvement since 1979 and analysing how it acted as an arena in which to foster dialogue and positive cooperation.

Reports & Briefings

UK Internal Market, Devolution and the Union

18 October 2020 | Centre on Constitutional Change

This briefing paper answers 10 key questions raised by the Internal Market Bill with authors exploring the impact of the Bill for the future of devolution and the relations between the governments and territories of the United Kingdom.


United Kingdom Internal Market Bill

16 October 2020 | Nicola McEwen, Katy Hayward , Jo Hunt

Evidence given to the House of Lords Select Committee on the Constitution on the United Kingdom Internal Market Bill and the implications for devolution.

Working papers

The Internal Market

28 September 2020 | Michael Keating

Michael Keating discusses the implications of the UK Government's Internal Market Bill for the Scottish Parliament's Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee

Books & Articles

Crisis, what crisis? Conceptualizing crisis, UK pluri-constitutionalism and Brexit politics

17 September 2020 | Daniel Wincott, Greg Davies

Daniel Wincott, Gregory Davies and Alan Wager ask has Brexit triggered a constitutional crisis in their article for Regional Studies.