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Sonali Chowdhry presents EU-Japan EPA at AAS conference

On 22 March 2019, EUTIP Marie Curie Fellow Sonali Chowdhry attended the Annual conference organised by the Association for Asian Studies. As one of the co-authors of the latest European Parliament Study on the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement, Sonali Chowdhry was invited to join as a guest speaker alongside Pekka Hakala and Stephanie Mitchell from… Read more »

Public Procurement PhD Conference in Turin

On 22 March 2019, EUTIP Marie Curie Fellow Alice Manzini and EUTIP Network Coordinator Professor Martin Trybus attended a conference for PhD students in public procurement organised by the University of Turin, one of the beneficiaries on the EUTIP ITN. 8 young researchers from Italy, France, the Netherlands, Denmark and the United Kingdom, including Alice,… Read more »

EUTIP meetings in Nottingham

16-18 January 2019, Nottingham, UK The EUTIP Marie Curie ITN met from 16 to 18 January 2019 on the beautiful campus of the University of Nottingham (University Park) in the United Kingdom (Nottingham also has campuses in China and Malaysia). The meetings started with a EUTIP Supervisory Board meeting hosted by the School of Law of… Read more »

Professor Kenner’s Publication

EUTIP Researcher and lead supervisor, Professor Jeff Kenner (University of Nottingham, School of Law) published an article on “Uber drivers are ‘workers’ – The expanding scope of the ‘worker’ concept in the UK’s gig economy”.  Abstract: This chapter aims, firstly, to evaluate the importance of granting ‘worker’ status to self- employed gig workers and, secondly, to… Read more »

QUANTAGG-EUTIP Workshop in International Economics

Munich, 13th– 14th December 2018       The Quantagg Research Group with the support of the EUTIP Network is organising a workshop in international economics in Munich, on 13th and 14th of December. The workshop will include keynote lecture by Professor Esteban Rossi-Hansberg (Princeton University) on the location as an asset, Professor Gianmarco Ottaviano (Bocconi University and… Read more »

Professor Trybus’s interviews on Brexit

After months of negotiation, the United Kingdom (UK) and European Union (EU) have agreed a Brexit deal. It comes in two parts: (i) a 585-page withdrawal agreement, setting the terms of the UK’s divorce from the EU and (ii) a 26-page statement on future relations, sketching out the kind of long-term relationship the UK and EU want to… Read more »

Article Published in “European Papers” by Francesco Pennesi

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The EUTIP ESR Francesco Pennesi published an article on the “The Accountability of the European Stability Mechanism and the European Monetary Fund: Who Should Answer for Conditionality Measures?” in European Papers, Vol. 3, 2018, No 2, pp. 511-545 (ISSN 2499-8249 – doi: 10.15166/2499-8249/246). Abstract: This Article analyses the judicial and political accountability of the European Stability… Read more »

Trade 2030: Technology-Driven, Fair And Sustainable?

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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 »