M.J. Gabel's scientific contributions

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Integration in Europe has been a slow incremental process focusing largely on economic matters. Policy makers have tried to develop greater support for the European Union by such steps as creating pan-European political institutions. Yet significant opposition remains to policies such as the creation of a single currency. What explains continued su...

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... Studies in the 1990s, in which individual cost-benefits encouraged explanations that depend on strong links between support for EU integration and greater affluence, focused on a utilitarian interpretation (Anderson and Reichert 1995;Gabel 1998). The EU was generally not seen as a major risk to each country's national and cultural identity, underlining how the economic costs and benefits were vital in forming public opinion towards the European integration process (McLaren 2002(McLaren , 2007. ...