Philipp Requat

Born in Vienna, Philipp Requat is a Brussels-based Political Economist and Director of Requat Advisory Ltd. He holds degrees from the University of Edinburgh and the University of Cambridge.

Delirious Albion – the UK’s Dizzying Brexit Choices

Nearly three years after the referendum vote to leave the European Union, British policymakers have only just begun to acknowledge the stark choices demanded by Brexit. If, back in June 2016, you d...
Austrian Refugee Crisis

International: Making New Austrians out of Refugees

Austria's true challenge of the ongoing refugee crisis lies not in handling the immediate influx, but in making sure those who stay, stay with a purpose. Nothing has made a deeper impression ...

International: The Dream of Splendid Isolation – Brexit

The Brexit referendum will set a new precedent. Those who expect special treatment may be in for a surprise. The year is 2018 and the United Kingdom is no longer a member of the European Union. A...