The 2019 Elections and the Future Role of the European Parliament: Upsetting the Institutional Balance?
Special Section – The Achmea Case Between International Law and European Union Law edited by Ségolène Barbou des Places, Emanuele Cimiotta and Juan Santos Vara
Ségolène Barbou des Places, Emanuele Cimiotta, Juan Santos Vara, Achmea Between the Orthodoxy of the Court of Justice and Its Multi-faceted Implications: An Introduction
Ivana Damjanovic and Nicolas de Sadeleer, I Would Rather Be a Respondent State Before a Domestic Court in the EU than Before an International Investment Tribunal
Sonsoles Centeno Huerta and Nicolaj Kuplewatzky, On Achmea, the Autonomy of Union Law, Mutual Trust and what Lies Ahead
Christina Eckes, Some Reflections on Achmea’s Broader Consequences for Investment Arbitration
Quentin Declève, Achmea: Consequences on Applicable Law and ISDS Clauses in Extra-EU BITs and Future EU Trade and Investment Agreements
Mauro Gatti, Opinion 1/17 in Light of Achmea: Chronicle of an Opinion Foretold?
Special Section – Regulatory Competition in the EU: Foundations, Tools and Implications edited by Francesco Costamagna
Francesco Costamagna, Introduction
Agustín José Menéndez, The False Commodity in the European Game of Legal Chairs: Between the Ideal of Regulatory Competition and the Practice of Capitalism Triumphant
Christian Joerges, Sociological Shortcomings and Normative Deficits of Regulatory Competition
Maurizio Ferrera, Loyalty Matters: The Delicate Balance Between Jurisdictional Competition and Political Order
Francesco Costamagna, At the Roots of Regulatory Competition in the EU: Cross-border Movement of Companies as a Way to Exercise a Genuine Economic Activity or just Law Shopping?
Francesco Munari, Do Environmental Rules and Standards Affect Firms’ Competitive Ability?
Pieter Van Cleynenbreugel, Regulating Tax Competition in the Internal Market: Is the European Commission Finally Changing Course?
Solidarity and Conflict
Elise Muir, Institutionalising Solidarity: A Genuine Challenge for Europe
Pietro Masala and Fernando Valdés Dal-Ré, The Future of Social Europe and of European Integration at a Crossroads: How Can We Recover and Enforce Solidarity as a Fundamental Principle of European Constitutional Law (or Die)?
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