Nikitas Konstantinidis is currently a lecturer in international political economy in the Department of Politics and International Studies (POLIS) of the University of Cambridge as well as a senior member of Hughes Hall College. His main research interests lie in the areas of comparative and international political economy, applied formal theory, regional integration, international organizations, regional integration and European Union politics. His research material is available on Google Scholar and Academia.edu. Finally, he is an active member of the Greek Public Policy Forum (GPPF).
The Trade and Cooperation Agreement (TCA) between the United Kingdom and the European Union came into effect on January 1, 2021, capping a tumultuous four-and-a-half-year period since the shocking result of the July 2016 Brexit referendum.