Call for Papers: Testing the stress of the EU – EU law after the financial crisis


The University of Bayreuth (Germany) and the Asociación Española de Profesores de Derecho Internacional y Relaciones Internacionales (Spain), with support from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), will host a joint conference on the topic: “Testing the stress of the EU: EU law after the financial crisis“.

The conference will be held on 08 May 2015 in Madrid.

Papers on the following topics are very welcome:

  • Financial crisis and general contract law
  • Financial crisis and merger control law
  • A common external policy for Europe
  • A common tax policy for Europe

Moreover, places for German participants on a panel discussion on “The current situation of the European Union” are still available.

Submissions from Ph.D. students and Post Docs are especially encouraged.

Applicants are asked to send an abstract of a maximum of 300 words to Professor Jessica          Schmidt ( by 31 January 2015 and to include a short biographical note.

The conference flyer may be found here.