Do Small States Need Economic, Political and Societal Shelter from their Larger Neighbours and Institutions?

Baldur Þórhallsson, Professor of Political Science and Jean Monnet Chair in European Studies, University of Iceland

Reading material:

1) Bailes, A.J.K., Thayer, B.A. and Thorhallsson, B. (Forthcoming). “Alliance Theory and Alliance “Shelter”: The Complexities of Small State Alliance Behaviour”, Forthcoming in Third World Thematics: A TWQ Journal.

2) Thorhallsson, B. and Bailes, A.J.K. (Forthcoming). “Do Small States need ‘Alliance Shelter’? Scotland and the Nordic nations. Forthcoming in a book on small states.