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by Aurélia Lafontaine and Florian Vetter (C2DH) From 27 June to 1 July 2019, the Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C2DH) at the University of Luxembourg hosted the 9th conference of the Tensions of Europe network. Tensions of Europe (ToE) is an international scholarly network whose research focuses on three broad areas –… » 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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Résumé Après quelques rappels historiques et terminologiques concernant les mesures restrictives adoptées par les institutions dans le cadre de la Politique étrangère et de sécurité commune (PESC) de l’Union européenne, la présentation se concentrera sur les acquis jurisprudentiels en la matière et, notamment, sur les évolutions jurisprudentielles depuis l’entrée en vigueur du Traité de Lisbonne.… » read more

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Abstract The course of world politics is determined by the interaction between great powers. Those powers are the United States, the established power; Russia, the declining power; China, the rising power; and the European Union, the power that doesn’t know whether it wants to be a power. If the EU does not just want to… » read more

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by Dr. Elena Danescu, research scientist On Friday 24 May 2019, Casa Luxembourg Sibiu hosted the academic event ‘Pierre Werner and Luxembourg: a vision for Europe’. Held under the joint patronage of Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission, and Xavier Bettel, Prime Minister of Luxembourg, the event was organised by the Luxembourg Embassy, the… » 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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