COVID-19 Crisis and European Responses
[Current Issues and Policies] No. 2020-09 (May 7, 2020)
Dr. CHO Hong Sik
This article delves deeper into the European part of the geography of the coronavirus pandemic that evolved from East Asia to Europe and the U.S. First of all, I compared each state’s responses to the crisis with the focus on the diversity within Europe. Secondly, I analyzed the influence of the COVID-19 crisis on the European integration and the future prospect of European community. Thirdly, I pointed out some crucial aspects to pay attention on the basis of the power relationship between Europe and other regions at the global level.
※ Translator’s note: This is a summarized unofficial translation of the original paper which was written in Korean. All references should be made to the original paper.
※ This article is written based on the author’s personal opinions and does not reflect the views of the Sejong Institute.