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This workshop takes stock of the present status of legal-democratic rule in the EU. What are the implications for democratic arrangements of increased executive dominance and technocracy, as well as more differentiation? Are there any prospects for representative-democratic institutions to ‘fight back’?
This workshop discusses the constitutional and democratic implications of developments within the domain of foreign and security policy. What, if any, is the constitutional identity of the EU in the domain of foreign and security policy? What are the democratic implications of a putative constitutionalisation of this domain?
This workshop focuses on Europe's civil society and on the implications of the crisis. A key assumption is that the crisis politicizes through redistributive conflicts and a ‘new politics of identity’. An important question that is considered is how the Europe of rights and citizenship confronts a Europe of increasing inequalities.
This debate will gather parliamentarians from Norway, Denmark and Sweden to discuss today’s constitutional context and challenges. Do we take the current situation seriously enough?
What is the state of democratic constitutionalism in Europe today? This open conference will discuss the current status of democracy in Europe, the implications of the euro crisis, as well as implications for Norway as an associate EU non-member state.
On Tuesday 14 October 2014, Nina M. Vestlund presented the paper 'The Quest for Order: Unravelling the relationship between the European Commission and European Union agencies'.
On 23 September 2014, Professor David Mayes from the University of Auckland and visiting researcher at ARENA presented the paper 'Banking Union in Europe. Will it work? What will it cost?'.
At the ARENA Tuesday Seminar on 16 September, Professor Dorte Sindbjerg Martinsen from the University of Copenhagen presented the paper 'Judicial influence on policy outputs? The political constraints of legal integration in the European Union'.
Anne Brasseur, President of the Council of Europe's Parliamentary Assembly, will visit Blindern campus on 10 September. She will discuss the challenges to human rights and democracy in Europe with students and others.
The first Tuesday Seminar of the Autumn term took place on 19 August. Visiting researcher and Assistant Professor at the Goethe-University, Charlotte Dany, presented her paper entitled 'Politicization of humanitarian aid in the European Union'.
The NORCONE project will stage an open half-day conference on affiliated non-members of the EU. The event will take place at the Philanthropy House in Brussels.
Dr. Marianne Riddervold from ARENA presented her latest paper '(Not) in the Hands of the Member States: How the European Commission Influences EU Security and Defense Policies', at the ARENA seminar on Thursday 19 June 2014.
Former President of the European Parliament Jerzy Buzek will hold a public lecture on the Ukraine crisis and the implications for the EU, Eastern Europe and the relationship with Russia on June 2nd.
We regret to announce that the lecture has been cancelled.
At the Tuesday seminar on 20 May 2014, Dr. Christopher Bickerton from the University of Cambridge presented a paper on state transformation and the new intergovernmentalism.
Tatiana Fumasoli from ARENA presented her paper 'Emerging Scientific Elites: How European Research Instruments Trigger Integration and Fragmentation of the Europe of Knowledge' at the ARENA Tuesday Seminar on 13 May 2014.
At the ARENA Tuesday Seminar on 29 April 2014 Espen D. H. Olsen from ARENA presented the paper 'Crisis Resilience and EU Citizenship'.
Professor Einar Øverbye from Oslo and Akershus University College presented his paper 'European Welfare Systems 1883-2013: Is "Ever Stronger Integration" a Master Narrative?' at the ARENA Tuesday Seminar on 8 April 2014.
Professor Sergio Fabbrini presented his latest paper 'After the Euro Crisis: A New Paradigm on the Integration of Europe' at the ARENA Tuesday Seminar on 18 March 2014.
I år markeres både 200-årsjubileet for den norske Grunnloven og 20-årsjubileet for EØS-avtalen. ARENA inviterer til debatt på Litteraturhuset om boken Det norske paradoks, og spør: Er det Norges eller EUs grunnlov som gjelder?
ARENA er til stede på flere av arrangementene under Universitetet i Oslos grunnlovsuke, som arrangeres den første uken i mars. Her inviterer UiO til frokostseminarer, foredrag, debatter og bokopposisjoner.
Europe Minister Vidar Helgesen will give The ARENA Lecture 2014 at Blindern Campus on March 4th. The lecture will be in Norwegian, more information on our Norwegian pages.
Åse Gornitzka deltar på Forskningsrådets konferanse om kunnskapsgrunnlaget for forsknings- og innovasjonspolitikken med innlegget «Europeiske flaggskipsuniversitet – balansegangen mellom eksellens og samfunnsrelevans».
Professor Sandra Lavenex from the University of Lucerne presented her paper 'The External Institutional Dimension of Differentiated Integration: Third Country Participation in EU Sectoral Bodies' at the ARENA Tuesday Seminar on 25 February 2014.
I samarbeid med ARENA Senter for europaforskning arrangerte Partnerforum et utvidet aktualitetsseminar om Norges posisjon i et stadig mer integrert Europa. ARENA presenterte en ny bok: "Det norske paradoks - om Norges forhold til Den europeiske union."
At the ARENA Tuesday Seminar on 11 February 2014 Dr. Ellen Mastenbroek from Radboud University Nijmegen presented the paper 'Towards More Effective Problem-Solving? Analysing the ex-post Evaluation of European Union Legislation'.