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TRADE 2030: TECHNOLOGY-DRIVEN, FAIR AND SUSTAINABLE?

Notes from the 2018 WTO Public Forum by Iulianna Romanchyshyna On 2-4th October the Annual WTO Public Forum gathered representatives from governments, international organizations, businesses, Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) and academia to discuss the challenges and opportunities that the global commerce is facing at these turbulent times. The number of participants of this year’s forum peaked… Read more »

Aakriti Bhardwaj and Iulianna Romanchyshyna attended the WTO Forum 2018

2nd– 4th October 2018, Geneva, Switzerland Regarded as WTO’s largest annual outreach event, the Public Forum provided participants an opportunity to discuss the latest developments in world trade and propose ideas to make it more sustainable. The Opening Plenary Debate set the tone for the Forum with Laura Behrens Wu (CEO and co-founder, Shippo), Christine… Read more »

Sonali Chowdhry Presented Findings from a Study on EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement

3rd October 2018, Brussels, Belgium Our EUTIP researcher Sonali Chowdhry presented findings from a newly published study on the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement (EUJEPA). This study was requested by the Committee on International Trade (INTA) ahead of the European Parliament’s final plenary vote on the agreement. It is co-authored with Professor André Sapir and Alessio Terzi at… Read more »

Three ESRs participated in the Ifo Institute annual Mountain Retreat

Three of our ESRs (Sonali Chowdhry, Jorge Soguero Escuer and Gerard Masllorens) together with Professor Felbermayr participated in the annual Mountain Retreat in International Economics organized by the Ifo Insitute Trade Group, on 24-26 September 2018. The mountain retreat aims at discussing recent, highly relevant papers in International Economics and trade, state-of-the-art econometric methods as… Read more »

Alice Manzini and Prof. Martin Trybus took part in 8th Public Procurement Research Students Conference

Alice Manzini and Prof. Martin Trybus, EUTIP Network Coordinator and Director of Research, participated in the 8th Public Procurement Research Students Conference at the University of Nottingham on 20-21 September 2018. The conference has been organised by the University of Nottingham’s Public Procurement Research Group (PPRG), a global leader in research and teaching on public procurement… Read more »

Professor Herrmann’s Recent Publications

Professor Christoph Herrmann, EUTIP Lead Researcher and Supervisor, joint with Dr. Till Müller-Ibold published the article ‘Die Entwicklung des europäischen Außenwirtschaftsrechts’ in the European Journal of Business Law (EuZW) 2018(749). Abstract: Both the recent reforms in the area of trade defence legalisation and the thematic scope and depth of recent EU free trade agreements have been dominating the academic,… Read more »

Two ESRs participated in the 20th ETSG Conference in Warsaw

Sonali Chowdhry and Jorge Soguero Escuer, two ESRs of our network, have participated to the 20th annual Conference organised by the European Trade Study Group (ETSG), on 13-15 September 2018. The European Trade Study Group (ETSG) is a forum for academic discussion and research on international trade among universities and research institutes. This year was the twentieth conference… Read more »

Article Published by Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Weiß

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Weiß, EUTIP Lead Researcher and Supervisor, published the article ‘Delegation to Treaty Bodies in EU Agreements: Constitutional Constraints and Proposals for Strengthening the European Parliament‘ in the European Constitutional Law Review 2018(3). Abstract: ‘EU Free Trade Agreements entail the establishment of decision-making joint organs. They are granted increasingly comprehensive powers which go far beyond… Read more »

Fifth training course of Marie Curie network on EU Trade and Investment Policy in Turin, 10-12 September 2018 – Open to 20 Outside Participants

ACT5: The Law and Economics of EU External Trade           Dear colleagues and other interested persons, It is with great pleasure that we invite you to the fifth training course of our network: ACT5: The Law and Economics of European Union (EU) External Trade. The first day will start with two on the basics of EU Law… Read more »