A special bilingual edition (English and Greek) of the report “Greece in Europe 2040” has been recently released by Papazisis publications. It is the product of a working group consisting of Greek experts on European integration who participated in the project in a personal capacity. Their names and affiliations can be found herewith. The report is part of the White Paper on Greece 2040 produced under the auspices of the ‘Greece 2021’ Committee to mark the 200th anniversary of the Greek War of Independence.

Members of the working group

Maria Demertzis, Deputy Director, Bruegel, Brussels

Janis Emmanouilidis, Director of Studies, European Policy Centre, Brussels

Thodoris Georgakopoulos, Editorial Director, diANEOsis

Ruby Gropas, Adviser IDEA, European Commission; Visiting Professor, College of Europe, Bruges

George Pagoulatos, Director General of ELIAMEP; Professor, Athens University of Economics and Business; Visiting Professor, College of Europe, Bruges

Axel Sotiris Wallden, Senior Policy Adviser ELIAMEP, former official of the European Commission

Chair: Loukas Tsoukalis, President of the Board, ELIAMEP; Professor, Sciences Po, Paris; Professor Emeritus, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens


  • Main trends
  • Economic challenges
  • Institutions, democracy, identities
  • Europe and the international environment
  • Five scenarios for the EU of 2040
  • Consequences and choices for Greece


Read the report here.