Engagement | event
Edinburgh Europa Research Group
Balancing Efficacy with Space: Public Services in EU Trade?
Tuesday 1 November 2016
Room LG.09 | David Hume Tower
The University of Edinburgh
Luigi Francesco Pedreschi
PhD Candidate in European Union Law · European University Institute
Dr Arianna Andreangeli | Discussant
Senior Lecturer in Competition Law · University of Edinburgh
Anthony Salamone | Chair
Europa Research Group Co-Convenor · PhD Candidate in Politics · University of Edinburgh
The tensions created by including public services in international trade agreements continue to stir academic interest, whilst remaining highly controversial. Taking the European Union’s ‘second generation’ trade agreements as its focus, this presentation will examine the extent to which such agreements balance the efficacy of their core trade disciplines with space for the provision of public services by its Member States.