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ELGS Summer Intensive on Comparative Law & Global Governance

ELGS Summer Intensive:

Challenges in Global Governance

July 23-27, 2018

This week-long program discusses the latest developments on Global and European governance and covers both constitutional and institutional issues, global administrative law, and issues of soft governance.

Designed for: Master’s level students from all fields of social sciences such as law, politics, economics, sociology, history, philosophy and international relations, as well as political scientists, civil servants, lawyers and officials of international organizations and domestic administrations who seek ways to continue their education. The participants will attend classes in the various fields conducted by eminent professors from prestigious Universities from all over the world. All the courses will be seminar-like classes and colloquia, and the active class-participation will be encouraged.

Structure of the Program: comprised of three-hour sessions. The program takes place at EPLO facilities in Sounion one hour away from Athens by car, overlook the Aegean Sea and are located by the bay of Cape Sounion, where the ancient Temple of Poseidon rests.

The Program:

  1. Is there a Global Constitution? Lorenzo Casini
  2. Globalization and the New Nationalism-  Philippe Cossalter
  3. The Administrative State under Siege- Giulio Napolitano
  4. Is there a Supranational Constitutional Review?-  Marta Cartabia
  5. Where is the European Union going?  Sergio Fabbrini
  6. The Problem of the European Union Budget- Massimo Bordignon
  7. Where are we with Brexit? Federico Fabbrini
  8. The Crisis of Democracy- Pasquale Pasquino
  9. The Death of Expertise- Tom Nichols

Cost of the Program: 550€ which covers tuition, light working lunch on a daily basis, and transportation on the day of the site visits.

Applications are accepted until June 29, 2018.

How to apply: Applicants should submit an updated CV and letter of motivation to info@elgs.eu. Information at T: +30 211 311 0 671