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Professor Joanna Jemielniak from the University of Copenhagen gave a lecture on ‘Judicialization of Investor-State Dispute Resolution: Competing Models of Legal Globalization’ on December 13, 2018 at the University of Luxembourg (Weicker campus, Luxembourg City). The lecture was part of the Lecture Series on the theme ‘The European Union as a Global International Actor and… » read more

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Abstract Interdisciplinary approaches to understanding the past, present and future of the world’s bigger lender. An event organised with the support of the Robert Schuman Initiative, the Institute of Political Science at the University of Luxembourg and the University of Padova. Programme 10 July 2019 09.15 – 09.45: Welcome and Introduction: David Howarth (Institute of… » read more

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Abstract On 21 June 2019 the University of Luxembourg and the Max Planck Institute for Procedural Law co-organized a round table on the Opinion 1/17 of the Court of Justice of the Union.In its opinion the Court held that the mechanism for the resolution of disputes between investors and States provided for by the free… » read more

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Présentation générale Le 28 juin 2019, l’Observatoire Luxembourgeois de Droit européen (OLDE) a organisé, en partenariat avec la Faculté de droit, d’économie et de finance de l’Université du Luxembourg un colloque sur la dimension européenne de la surveillance prudentielle du secteur financier. L’occasion de revenir sur le partage des responsabilités entre la BCE et les… » read more

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by Jasmin Hiry PhD candidate, University of Luxembourg     One crucial innovation introduced by the Treaty of Lisbon is the European Citizens’ Initiative (ECI). It is the first tool of participatory democracy at supranational level, and raised great hopes to make the European Union more accessible. However, after some years of operation major flaws… » read more

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We are pleased to invite you to the 9th edition of the Tensions of Europe Conference on “Decoding Europe. Technological pasts in the Digital Age”. To attend the conference, please register at the conference website. Abstract Decoding Europe: Technological Pasts in the Digital Age investigates the way in which our approach to European technological pasts… » read more

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By Jasmin Hiry Doctoral candidate, University of Luxembourg   With the Treaty of Amsterdam, the right of access to documents was formally embedded into primary law. In light of the huge amount of judgments rendered by the Court since then, this does not seem to be an easy right to protect. Since the beginning, the… » read more

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We are pleased to invite you to the conference ‘The Benelux, Regional Groupings and the Dynamics of European Integration’, co-organised by the RSI and C2DH, to he held on the University of Luxembourg’s Belval Campus on 8-9 April. To attend the conference, please register at the conference site [link]. Abstract Regional (sub-)groupings have played a… » read more

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by Mechthild Roos Muddled Brexit negotiations, disputed international trade relations, nationalist claims of a European top-level conspiracy: today’s European Union (EU) faces internal and external turmoil. To overcome the manifold issues challenging the EU’s functioning and self-understanding, European actors frequently have to resort to informal strategies of problem-solving. The reason is that formal procedures and… » read more

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by Alexander Scheibe, PhD student in the Institute of Political Science, University of Luxembourg   This blog is a summary of a working paper written while I was a visiting fellow at the Oxford Institute for Energy Studies, University of Oxford, September to November 2018. The full paper is available for download here.   The… » read more

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