Seminars on politics

Presentations on current issues and theoretical themes

  • On sovereignty, nationalism, secessionism

    International politics does not favour arbitrariness or exceptionalism. It is against acting alone without considering the context.

    Advanced issues of political organisation (POL411)

  • How to evaluate international relations

    International relations can be evaluated based on their impact on a nation state's capacity to exercise supreme political authority.

    Advanced issues of political organisation (POL410)

  • European constitutional order and res publica

    In this seminar we examine the constitutional order of the European Union and the common good it instantiates.

    Guide to the European Union (EU401)

  • Independence and accountability of the ECB

    In this seminar we examine the institutional independence and arrangements for the accountability of the European Central Bank.

    Guide to the European Union (EU302)

  • The economic governance of the European Union

    In this seminar we examine the governance structure of the Economic and Monetary Union. We also discuss the statelessness of the euro.

    Guide to the European Union (EU301)

  • The European Union as a federal system

    In this seminar we examine the features of the EU polity. It is at once intergovernmental and supranational.

    Guide to the European Union (EU110)

  • Introduction to the European integration process

    In this seminar we cover the essentials of European integration and discuss the main features of the EU.

    Guide to the European Union (EU101)