Conference | The Brussels Effect. How the European Union Rules the World (27/02/2020)

27 février 2020

from 5 till 7 pm

Free entrance but online registration required

USL-B, salle des examens, 43 Bd du Jardin Botanique - 1000 Brussels

We are pleased to invite you to discover Anu Bradford’s new Book, The Brussels Effect. How the European Union rules the world, Oxford UP, 2020. The book presentation will be followed by a discussion.

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Professor Anu Bradford is the Henry L. Moses Professor of Law and International Organization at Columbia Law School. She is also a director for the European Legal Studies Center and a senior scholar at the Jerome A. Chazen Institute for Global Business. Her research and teaching focus on European Union law, international trade law, and comparative and international antitrust law.

The book is presented as follows:

  • A groundbreaking new account of economic globalization and the race to the top for global regulatory standards;
  • Reveals the EU's unique power to influence global corporations and set the rules of the game while acting alone;
  • Covers comprehensively the EU's global influence across diverse policy areas from data privacy and consumer safety to environmental protection and competition rules

Professor Bradford will be introduced by Prof. Anne-Lise Sibony (UCLouvain). The debate with Prof. Antoine Bailleux (USL-B) and other panelists will be moderated by Prof. Alain Strowel (UCLouvain).


This event is organised by the Economic Law Center of the UCLouvain (CRIDES) and the European Studies Institute of the Université Saint-Louis- Brussels (IEE).


Place | USL-B, salle des examens, 43 Bd du Jardin Botanique - 1000 Brussels