Regulatory and Judicial Politics

Date: 28 May 2015

Venue: UAntwerp - Stadscampus - Annexe (next to the R-building) - Rodestraat 14 - 2000 Antwerp

Time: 9:15 AM - 5:15 PM

Organization / co-organization: Research Groups: Law and Government (L&G), Antwerp Centre for Institutions and Multi-Level Politics (ACIM), Public Administration & Management (PAM)

Short description: Joint Expert Seminar

Programme

09.15 - Presentation of research agendas in Antwerp Centre for Institutions and Multi-Level Politics (ACIM), Public Administration & Management (PAM) and  Law and Government 

09.45 - Presentation by Professor Christoph Hönnige

10.15 - Josephine De Jaegere (L&G): Inclusivity in the judicial review procedure: an empirical analysis of the Belgian Constitutional Court

10.30 - Stefan Grazidei (L&G): Constitutional Courts and Political Questions in Consociational Democracies

10.45 - Discussion

11.30 - Break

11.45 - Shirley Kempeneer (PAM): How regulatory indicators are made: The case of the EU-wide banking stress test

12.00 - Sarah Arras (ACIM): Stakeholder involvement in EU regulatory agencies

12.15 - Discussion

13.00 - Lunch

14.30 - Aydin Yildirim (ACIM): Judicial Politics at the WTO Dispute Settlement: the EU and the US’ commitment to trade liberalization and the impact of global value chains

14.45 - Werner Vandenbruwaene (L&G): Judges and the third rail of European politics: the balanced budget requirement  Sarah Arras (ACIM): Stakeholder involvement in EU regulatory agencies

15.00 - Discussion

15.45 - Break

16.00 - Camilo Gonzales (PAM): Mapping and explaining regulatory decision making in multi-level regulatory arrangements

16.15 - Aida Araceli Patino Alvarez (L&G): Courts in Latin-America: judicial policy in democracy

16.30 - Discussion

17.15 - Closing

Drinks and lunch provided



Registration: For practical arrangements: please register with werner.vandenbruwaene@uantwerpen.be