Call for papers: Reforming the EU, 26-27 June 2014

The Future of European Law & Policy

4th Conference on European Law & Policy in Context 

26th - 27th June 2014

Picture of the EU as a house of cardsAfter the success of the 2008, 2010, 2012 conferences, scholars and postgraduate research students in any discipline (law, politics, history, economics …) are invited again to submit proposals for papers on any issue on the Future of EU Law + Policy, especially:  

  • on the Constitution of the EU (institutions, decision making…),
  • the EU and the individual (citizenship, human rights, …),
  • the EU and the economy (internal market, competition, …),
  • and the EU and the outside world (external relations, enlargement, CSDP, …).

We are planning at least one panel on the topic Reforming the EU: Fewer or More Competencies? Papers on this issue are particularly welcome.

Please send the title of your proposed paper along with a 200-word abstract and your contact details to:

Ms Hayley Yarnell, University of Birmingham, Birmingham Law School, Institute of European Law, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK; Tel: 0121 414 6312; Fax: 0121 414 3585 e-mail: 

Deadline: 28 February 2014. Responses can be expected by the end of March 2014.