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The Canada – EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement: Regional Trade Agreements and EU Trade Policy

Location: Faculty of Law: McGill University, Montréal – October 31, 2014 Register here. Poster This one-day conference, devoted to analysis of the CETA text, will include topics such as:... More

Posted on Thursday, September 11th, 2014 in News Feed for all posts filed under News

Policy Brief: “2014 European Parliament Elections: Breakthrough or Continuing Trend?” by Harry Nedelcu

New policy brief (August 2014) by Harry Nedelcu available through the European Union Centre of Excellence at Carleton University here. The 2014 European Parliament elections saw a surge in the... More

Posted on Wednesday, August 27th, 2014 in News Feed for all posts filed under News, Policy Briefs Feed for all posts filed under Policy Briefs, Publications: Democracy & Governance Feed for all posts filed under Publications: Democracy & Governance

Opening Up Canadian Federalism the European Way: What We Heard at the Cross-Canada Workshops

In the spring of 2014, the University of Victoria (UVic) European Union Centre of Excellence (EUCE) and the Department of Political Science organized a series of workshops comparing Canadian and... More

Posted on Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 in Conference Reports Feed for all posts filed under Conference Reports, News Feed for all posts filed under News

Policy Brief: “The Bumpy Road toward the EU and the Impact of Donor Programs on Public Administration Reform: Perspectives from Southeast Europe” by Artan Karini

Policy brief (July 2014) by Artan Karini.  Southeastern Europe (Western Balkans) represents an interesting case in terms of the relationship between the politics of EU accession and absorption of... More

Posted on Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 in News Feed for all posts filed under News, Policy Briefs Feed for all posts filed under Policy Briefs, Publications: Democracy & Governance Feed for all posts filed under Publications: Democracy & Governance

International Research Workshop – Sept. 19: “Crisis Contained, Democracy Diminished? The Politics of the Eurozone Financial Crisis”

The Eurozone financial crisis and its political management are frequently described as a setback for democratic governance in the European Union (EU). However, is it possible that the increased focus... More

Posted on Wednesday, July 16th, 2014 in News Feed for all posts filed under News

Policy Brief: “Geopolitical Expertise in European Institutions: Or, How Do Diplomats Know What They Know?” by Merje Kuus

Policy brief (June 2014) by Merje Kuus.  This policy brief examines expert authority in Brussels: what counts as expertise, and how to understand the European Union’s relations with member states... More

Posted on Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014 in News Feed for all posts filed under News, Policy Briefs Feed for all posts filed under Policy Briefs, Publications: Democracy & Governance Feed for all posts filed under Publications: Democracy & Governance

Policy Brief: “The Common European Asylum System: Achievements, Failures, Outlooks and Policy Learning for the EU and Canada” by Petra Bendel

Policy brief  (May 2014) by Petra Bendel.  In late 2013, the European Union passed the new Common European Asylum System (CEAS).  This policy brief assesses the outcomes, achievements, and... More

Posted on Tuesday, May 20th, 2014 in News Feed for all posts filed under News, Policy Briefs Feed for all posts filed under Policy Briefs, Publications: Immigration & SocialPolicy Feed for all posts filed under Publications: Immigration & SocialPolicy

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Policy Brief: “Time to Support the EU ETS? – Some issues still need to be resolved” by Armand de Mestral

Policy brief (April 2014) by Armand de Mestral (McGill University).  The European Union has finally opted to amend its Emissions Trading System (ETS) with regard to aviation.  A new Directive was... More

Posted on Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 in News Feed for all posts filed under News, Policy Briefs Feed for all posts filed under Policy Briefs, Publications: Economy & Law Feed for all posts filed under Publications: Economy & Law

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Free Trade with Europe: A deal at last (Commentary by Dr. Patrick Leblond)

Dr. Patrick Leblond discusses the negotiation process, content, and future prospects for the recently concluded Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between Canada and the European... More

Posted on Monday, April 7th, 2014 in External Publications by CETD Experts Feed for all posts filed under External Publications by CETD Experts, News Feed for all posts filed under News, Publications Feed for all posts filed under Publications

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Workshops: Opening Up Canadian Federalism the European Way

The University of Victoria (UVic) European Union Centre of Excellence (EUCE), the Department of Political Science, and the Canada-Europe Transatlantic Dialogue (CETD) are running a series of six... More

Posted on Friday, April 4th, 2014 in Multimedia Feed for all posts filed under Multimedia, News Feed for all posts filed under News