Challenges and opportunities arising from the expansion of the European Union

Discuss the challenges and opportunities arising from the expansion of the European Union.

-The advantages of the European union expanding

The dissadvantages of the European union expanding

The affects it will have on society in the expansion of the European Union

The affects the expansion of the European union will have on trade and industries.
Please use references only from books regarding the European union.

Robyn, R., ed. (2005) The Changing Face of European Identity. Abingdon: Routledge.
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McGiffen, S.P. (2005) The EU: a critical guide. London: Pluto.

Cochrane, A. Clarke, J. (2001) Comparing Welfare States: Britain in International Context. London; Sage

Balanya, B. et al (2003) Europe INC, London: Pluto.

Esping-Andersen, G. (1999) The Social Foundations of Post-industrial Economies, London: Oxford University Press.

Hill, M. (1996). Social Policy: a comparative analysis. London: Prentice Hall.

Cochrane, A. & Clarke, J. (1993), Comparing Welfare States, Milton Keynes: Open University Press

Esping-Anderson, G. (1997), Welfare States in Transition: national adaptations in global economies, London: Sage

Hantrais, L. (1995), Social Policy in the European Union, Basingstoke: Macmillan

Mullard, M. & Lee, S. (eds.) (1997), The Politics of Social Policy in Europe, London: Edward Elgar

Pierson, C. (1991), Beyond the welfare state? The new political economy of welfare, Cambridge: Polity Press

Room, G. (1991), Towards a European Welfare State? Bristol: SAUS