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by Dr. Spero Paraventes Senior Research Fellow; C2DH, University of Luxembourg   On 8-9 April 2019, the University of Luxembourg hosted the conference ‘The Benelux, Regional Groupings and the Dynamics of European Integration: Contemporary and Historical Perspectives’ which explored the ways in which regional (sub-) groupings have played a significant, but comparatively neglected role in… » read more

Posted by Frédéric Allemand

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

Posted by Frédéric Allemand

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

Posted by Frédéric Allemand

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

Posted by Frédéric Allemand