Engagement | event

Event Organiser

Edinburgh Europa Research Group

Event Title

The European Court of Justice in Comparative Perspective


Wednesday 14 October 2015


Room G.02 | 50 George Square
The University of Edinburgh


Dr William Phelan
Assistant Professor of Political Science · Trinity College Dublin

Emily Hancox | Discussant
Europa Research Group Co-Convenor · PhD Candidate in Law · University of Edinburgh

Anthony Salamone | Chair
Europa Research Group Co-Convenor · PhD Candidate in Politics · University of Edinburgh


This presentation will draw from the author’s recent book, In Place of Inter-State Retaliation: The European Union’s Rejection of WTO-Style Trade Sanctions and Trade Remedies. It will explore how the EU’s legal system, and in particular through the European Court of Justice, has evolved without the use of trade sanctions and remedies between the Member States – tools which are central components of other international trade systems, such as the WTO.

This event is co-organised with the Edinburgh Europa Institute

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