Areas of expertise:
Domestic policy debates among Member States
International relations of the EU
Non-proliferation issues and strategic trade control policies
Éric-André Martin joined Ifri in 2018. He is member of the Policy Planning Staff of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and contributes to the Ifri's research activity by analyzing political evolutions within the EU as well as the main debates regarding its external policy. His research also covers non-proliferation issues as well as control of strategic trade. He worked as an expert for the European Commission on these issues, notably, as team leader of the EU P2P Programme.
Eric-André Martin has developped a strong experience on European issues through his successive assignments in Poland, in Germany as well as in the Foreign Ministry in Paris.
Among his external publications: "The search for more efficiency of strategic trade control: the game between robbers and policemen", Annuaire français de relations internationales, 2017.
He also contributed to various publications related to strategic trade control.
The Sanctions Policy of the European Union: Multilateral Ambitions Versus Power Politics Etudes de l'Ifri, October 2019
Restrictive measures are a major instrument of the European Union (EU)’s external action, which has emerged as one of the world’s leading sanctions emitters. The EU has thus leveraged the size of its market and its economic and financial clout (trade relations, aid policy and bilateral...
French Finance minister Bruno Le Maire said on Monday that the US threat to impose duties of up to 100% on €2.17 billion in imports from France was "unacceptable" and that the EU stood ready to "respond strongly" in case Washington went ahead with the plan. The US government announced also on...
The debate on the financial perspectives of the European Union (EU) is traditionally part of a complex dramaturgy, which borders on the cacophony: the proponents of more European solidarity oppose supporters of a fair return, defenders of traditional sectoral policies confront the promoters of...
France and the European Union are ready to respond "with sanctions" if the United States rejects talks over the Airbus trade dispute, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Thursday. "If the American administration rejects the hand that has been held out by France and the European...