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Modern studies in European law ; v. 33.
"This collection of essays is based on the proceedings of the workshop Federalism in the European Union, which was held at the Law Faculty of the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven on 12 and 13 May 2011."--p. [ix].
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Introduction : Federalism's Janus face / Elke Cloots, Geert De Baere and Stefan Sottiaux EU federalism in 3-D / Koen Lenaerts Federalism and jurisdiction / Pavlos Eleftheriadis Federalism, the EU and international law : on the possible (and necessary) role of subsidiarity in legitimate multilevel trade governance / Alexia Herwig The Court of Justice as a federal constitutional court : a comparative perspective / Monica Claes and Maartje de Visser The dual system of rights protection in the European Union in light of US federalism / Aida Torres Perez Federalism and international relations in the European Union and the United States : a comparative outlook / Geert De Baere and Kathleen Gutman European ties that bind : political or cultural? / Helder De Schutter Does EU decision-making take into account regional interests? / Piet Van Nuffel The role of sub-state entities in the EU decision-making processes : a comparative constitutional law approach / Nikos Skoutaris Autonomous constitutional regions in a federal Europe / Joxerramon Bengoetxea The European Court of Justice and the devolution of taxation powers / Suzanne Kingston The impact of EU law on the devolution of social powers in the member states / Herwig Verschueren EU law and language regulation in (quasi-) federal member states / Elke Cloots and Stefan Sottiaux The European Court of Justice and member state federalism : balancing or categorisation? / Elke Cloots The impact of "regional blindness" on the Italian regional state / Giuseppe Martinico The Spanish state structure and EU law : the view of the Spanish consitutional court / Maite Zelaia Garagarza Economic and monetary union : caught between Brussels and Luxembourg? The influence of EU law on Belgian federalism case law / Stef Feyen.