14 episodes

Welcome to 'Conversations : Globalization and Law', a podcast about the most pressing questions of globalization, human rights, and international law. The series is organised and supported by the Globalization and Law Network at Maastricht University.

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Welcome to 'Conversations : Globalization and Law', a podcast about the most pressing questions of globalization, human rights, and international law. The series is organised and supported by the Globalization and Law Network at Maastricht University.

    Emma Lees and Tiina Palonnitty - Science and Courts

    Emma Lees and Tiina Palonnitty - Science and Courts

    Professors Emma Lees from the European University Institute and Tiina Palonnittty from the University of Helsinki are our guests for this episode. The episode is hosted by Dr André Nunes Chaib, Maastricht University and Prof. Mariolina Elianntonio. In this episode, with our guests, we discuss how courts tackle complex global environmental problems and the role of science and expertise in such decision-making. They explore the challenges, difficulties, and opportunities courts face ...

    • 36 min
    Ulf Linderfalk - Theory of Discretion in International Law

    Ulf Linderfalk - Theory of Discretion in International Law

    Our guest for this episode is Professor Ulf Linderfalk from Lund University, Sweden.The episode is hosted by Dr Henrique Marcos, Foundations of Law Department, Maastricht University. Professor Linderfalk and Dr Marcos discuss various topics in international law and legal theory. They explore different philosophical approaches to legal interpretation, decision-making, and the exercise of discretion in international law by stakeholders and international courts.Enjoy the episode!

    • 46 min
    Cecilia Malmström - EU, Trade and Geopolitics

    Cecilia Malmström - EU, Trade and Geopolitics

    Our guest for this new episode is former EU Commissioner for Trade and Home Affairs, Cecilia Malmström. The episode is hosted by Belén Gracia, a PhD candidate at the Faculty of Law at Maastricht University. She is joined by Andrea Ott, a Professor of EU External Relations Law at the same Faculty. They discuss various topics with Cecilia Malmström, ranging from the EU's trade position and policies to the forthcoming elections for the EU Parliament.Enjoy the episode!

    • 51 min
    Sacha Garben - On a Social Europe

    Sacha Garben - On a Social Europe

    Our guest today is Professor Sacha Garben, from the Collège d'Europe, and she talks about the challenges of constructing a more social Europe. Professor Garben is a renowned expert in European Law and has written extensively about over-constitutionalization of EU economic freedoms, and has published widely on the intersection of constitutional law, European law, and Labour law. She is also currently the editor of the Oxford University Press Online Encyclopedia of EU Law. The episode...

    • 54 min
    Anthony Pagden - The Pursuit of Europe: A History

    Anthony Pagden - The Pursuit of Europe: A History

    Anthony Pagden is the Distinguished Professor of Political Science and History at UCLA, and has in the past been affiliated with Oxford, Cambridge, the EUI (Florence), and Johns Hopkins University. Easily one of the most important intellectual historians alive, Anthony Pagden has written extensively on European, and in particular Spanish history, with a special focus on the relationship between the peoples of Europe and its overseas settlements and those of the non-European world f...

    • 1 hr 8 min
    Antoine Duval - Sports Law, the World Cup, and Human Rights

    Antoine Duval - Sports Law, the World Cup, and Human Rights

    Antoine is a Senior Researcher at the TMC Asser Instituut, where he coordinates the research strand on 'Advancing Public Interests in International and European Law'. He obtained his PhD from the European University Institute in 2015 after defending a thesis on the interaction between the lex sportiva (the private regulations governing international sports) and EU Law. He is the founder and editor-in-chief of the ASSER International Sports Law Blog, founder and editor of the Yearbook of Inter...

    • 1 hr 9 min

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