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EU External Action in International Economic Law - Recent Trends and Developments

September 2020 Editor: Prof Mads Andenas , University of Oslo, Norway
Editor: Dr. Luca Pantaleo , The Hague University of Applied Sciences, The Netherlands
Editor: Matthew Happold , Université du Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Editor: Cristina Contartese , European Law and Governance School, Athens, Greece



  • Published: September 2020
  • Pages: 296 p. + 1 fc illustration
  • Publisher: T.M.C. ASSER PRESS
  • Distributor: Springer
  • ISBN: 978-94-6265-390-0
  • E-ISBN: 978-94-6265-391-7

The topic of this book is the external action of the EU within international economic law, with a special focus on investment law. The aim of the volume is to provide the reader with an appraisal of the most recent trends and developments that have characterised a field that has been rapidly evolving and in which the EU has imposed itself as a leading actor.

The book is aimed at academics, practitioners and graduate students as well as at EU officials and judges, all of whom should find the subject matter discussed useful for keeping updated on a scholarly discussion of relevance to case law.

Mads Andenas is Professor of Law at the Faculty of Law of the University of Oslo in Norway. Luca Pantaleo is Doctor of Law and Senior Lecturer in International and European Law at The Hague University of Applied Sciences in The Netherlands. Matthew Happold is Professor of Law at the Université du Luxembourg in Luxembourg. Cristina Contartese is Lecturer in Law at the European Law and Governance School in Athens, Greece.

Specific to this book:

  • Up-to-date analysis of a rapidly changing subject
  • Written by leading experts in the field
  • Strong practical and academic implications