Tag: EU

The EU Enters the Geoeconomic Arena

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Abstract: This post discusses the newly agreed EU legislation on an investment screening mechanism in light of the ever-increasing convergence between states’ security and economic concerns. The EU-China investment relationship is a case in point of this convergence. The ushering in of a geoeconomic era helps explain why states leverage economic interdependencies and why economic flows… Read more »

Four ESRs and Supervisors participated in the workshop “Modelling convergence of the EU with the world: taking, receiving and becoming EU law”

2nd November 2018, City, University of London, United Kingdom Four ESRs, Aakriti Bhardwaj, Isabella Mancini, Alice Manzini and Francesco Pennesi and their supervisors, Professor Jeff Kenner, Professor Elaine Fahey and Professor Fabian Amtenbrink participated in the workshop “Modelling convergence of the EU with the world: taking, receiving and becoming EU law”. The workshop organised by Prof. Elaine Fahey,… Read more »

Renegotiating NAFTA: between free flows of data and data protection & privacy rights

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Abstract: Cross-border data flows have now become the backbone of digital trade and are high on the agenda of leading economies in North America, Asia, not least the European Union. In this context, increasing concerns have arisen in relation to data flows containing personal information. This blogpost engages to analyse the interplay of trade, cross-border… Read more »

Four of our ESRs participated to UACES 48th Annual Conference

Four of our ESRs (Tobias Gehrke, Alice Manzini, Isabella Mancini and Iulianna Romanchyshyna) took part in the 48th Annual Conference organised by the Academic Association for Contemporary European Studies, on 2-5 September 2018.   The annual 3-day interdisciplinary conference in contemporary European Studies was organised this year by the UNESCO World Heritage city of Bath… Read more »

Konilia Pipidi participated in the Radboud Economic Law Conference: Upgrading Trade and Services in EU and International Economic Law

15th June 2018, Nijmegen, the Netherlands Paper Presented: Services Liberalization through Regulatory Alignment in CETA: Prospects and Limits Konilia Pipidi Kalogirou took part in the 3rd Radboud Economic Law Conference organised by the Faculty of Law, Radboud University Nijmegen. This conference aims to provide a forum where judges, academics, practitioners, etc. may exchange ideas on how to upgrade trade and… Read more »

Deadline Extension: Global Politics and EU Free Trade Policy Conference, 10-11 December 2018

        The Horizon 2020 Project EUTIP on European Union (EU) Trade and Investment Policy is organizing an interdisciplinary conference on Global Politics and EU Free Trade Policy on 10th and 11th December 2018 in Brussels. EU trade policy moves in a changing global environment. Multilateral institutions are in danger, and at the same time trade… Read more »

EUTIP ESRs participated in the Annual Conference “Transitions, Transactions, Translations: Europe on the threshold”

9th-10th May 2018, Birmingham, United Kingdom Beginning of May 2018, two of our ESRs, Aakriti Bhardwaj and Alice Manzini participated to the 12th Annual Conference “Transitions, Transactions, Translations: Europe on the threshold” organised by the Graduate Centre for Europe in collaboration with the University of Birmingham. The interdisciplinary conference invited papers from disciplines such as Political Sciences, Economics, European Studies and Environmental… Read more »