Midterms: Transatlantic Insights is the product of Institut Montaigne’s partnership with Columbia’s Alliance Program and its Paris Global Center, aimed at bringing experts from both sides of the Atlantic a month prior to the midterms. It is a space of exchange, seeking to shed light on the main topics underlying the campaign, which find resonance in Europe and the US.
November 8: A Good Day for Democracy, a Good Day for the Democrats
Analysis by Robert Shapiro and Dominique Moïsi
If the 2022 midterms demonstrated anything, it was possibly voter rejection of an underwhelming Republican proposition.
Ahead of the Midterms: Energy and Climate Focus
Analysis by Cécile Maisonneuve and Scott Barrett
The United States held midterm elections on November 8th, 2022 in what could be a critical turning point for the remainder of Biden's presidency. This event calls for a Franco-American dialogue to help us understand the issues affecting both sides of the Atlantic. Against the backdrop of a global energy crisis, how have President Biden and President Macron's administrations responded to increasing climate risks?
The Ukraine Moment in Transatlantic Relations… and Then What?
Analysis by Georgina Wright and Alexander Cooley
The war in Ukraine has profoundly changed transatlantic relations. In what way?
Ahead of the Midterms: An Eye on the Economy From Both Sides of the Atlantic
Analysis by Eric Chaney and Pierre-André Chiappori
The United States will hold midterm elections on November 8th, 2022 in what will be a critical turning point for the remainder of Biden’s presidency. This event calls for a Franco-American dialogue to help us understand the issues affecting both sides of the Atlantic, namely the challenges posed by the war in Ukraine compounding on those from the pandemic.
An Institut Montaigne Explainer: US Midterm Elections
Analysis by Louise Chetcuti
The midterms are underway and will determine the political makeup of Congress for the next two years. With a month to go until the election, Louise Chetcuti, Editorial Content Officer, explains what the midterms are, why they matter, and this year’s stakes.