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Durham University

School of Government & International Affairs

Events

Brexit - Past, Present and Future

1st July 2020, 14:00 to 16:00, Virtual

The Global Policy Institute at the University of Durham and the European Institute at UCL are preparing a Special Issue of the Journal Global Policy (Wiley Blackwell) on “Brexit – Past, Present and Future”, due out in 2021.

In the light of the momentous and highly complex process of the UK separating from the European Union, we are bringing together a number of internationally recognised authors from political science, history and law to create a Special Issue of “Global Policy”.

In preparation, contributors will meet in three webinars – on 17 June, 1 July and 15 July 2020 – to analyse the constitutional and political ramifications as well as the prehistory of Brexit from a multidisciplinary perspective.

The webinars are primarily for the authors to discuss and foster the coherence between their contributions to the special issue. We do however invite MSc/LLM or PhD students at UCL and Durham to audit the webinars.

Should you be interested in attending, please RSVP to Louise Haysey (Durham) - email: a.l.haysey@durham.ac.uk. You will be sent joining details prior to the event.

1 July, 14:00-16:00: Present

Adam Cygan, Parliament in the Brexit Process: The People versus the Law
Roger Masterman, Devolved Administrations and their Role in Brexit
Catherine Barnard (TBC), The Brexit Negotiations: An Overview
Sionaidh Douglas-Scott (TBC), Brexit, Boundaries and the Power of Image

15 July, 14:00-16:00: Future

Chris Bickerton (TBC), Intergovernmentalism/Euroscepticism after Brexit
Deirdre Curtin (TBC), Security cooperation after Brexit
Maria Lee, The Future of Environmental Governance
Piet Eeckhout, EU trade and Brexit

Editors/organisers:

Robert Schütze, Professor of European and Global Law, University of Durham Uta Staiger, Executive Director, UCL European Institute


Contact Details

T: +44 (0) 191 334 5742

F: +44 (0) 191 334 5661