Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)

Isabell Hoffmann, Catherine E. de Vries

The Hopeful, the Fearful and the Furious

Polarization and the 2019 European Parliamentary Elections

Format Type
Date of publication
64 pages, PDF


Free of charge


The year 2019 will be an important one for the European Union (EU), not only because of Brexit or the possibility of an economic downturn, but also because of the upcoming European Parliament (EP) elections in May. For one, the outcome of the EP elections will be important for the composition of the next European Commission.

Related projects

Cover eupinions

eupinions ist eine unabhängige Plattform für europäische, öffentliche Meinung. Wir erheben, analysieren und kommentieren Einstellungen zu politischen Themen und Megatrends.