The project was funded from March 2007 to February 2009 by a Small Research Grant from The British Academy (award number SG-46165 £7,384). It ran alongside the GARNET project. The outcomes of the research were disseminated through a number of publications and paper presentations.
Two parallel investigations were employed. The first involved a survey, carried out by an email questionnaire and interviews. The second was a quantitative assessment of the contributions EU member states make to security tasks, considering burden sharing and collective action.
The results suggest that:
A paper on Supranational Threat Perceptions: Survey Results from the EU’ was presented in 2007 and 2008 at universities in:
A paper on ‘Sharing the Burden of Collective Security in the European Union’ by Han Dorussen, Emil Kirchner and James Sperling was presented in 2007 and 2008 at: