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Just Published: The Foundations and Traditions of Constitutional Amendment

Just Published: The Foundations and Traditions of Constitutional Amendment

October 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

Auctoritas non veritas facit Legem; A Response to Professor Roberto Niembro’s Conceptualisation of Authoritarian Constitutionalism.

By Antoni Abat i Ninet, Professor of Comparative Constitutional Law at the University of Copenhagen’s Law School. This blog post is a response to Roberto Niembro’s post on authoritarian constitutionalism … Continue reading

October 17, 2017 · 1 Comment

Just Published: Transparency and accountability of intergovernmental relations in the State of Autonomies (Transparencia y rendición de cuentas en las relaciones de cooperación intergubernalmental en el Estado Autonómico)

  The IACL congratulates Professor María Jesús García Morales, (Professor of Constitutional Law at the Autonomous University of Barcelona) on the publication of her book Transparency and accountability of intergovernmental … Continue reading

October 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

Academic freedom in an illiberal democracy: From the rule of law through rule by law to rule by men in Hungary

By Professor Renáta Uitz, Chair of the Comparative Constitutional Law Program at Central European University  October 13, 2017 turned out to be a momentous day for the rule of law in Hungary. … Continue reading

October 15, 2017 · 2 Comments

Reminder: IACL/AIDC Roundtable on Federalism and decentralization

Reposted from September 18 José Maria Serna, Professor at the Institute of Legal Research of the National University of Mexico, blogs about the upcoming IACL/AIDC Roundtable on Federalism and decentralization in … Continue reading

October 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

Call for Applications: Winter School on Federalism and Governance 2018 – Federalism in the Making

The Institute for Comparative Federalism presents: Federalism in the Making 5 February – 16 February Innsbruck, Austria and Bolzano, Italy     WHAT IS THE WINTER SCHOOL ABOUT? The Winter … Continue reading

October 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

New Books from Hart Publishing: 20% off for IACL Blog Readers!

Comparative Federalism Constitutional Arrangements and Case Law Francesco Palermo and Karl Kössler This is the first comprehensive book that explores the subject of federalism from the perspective of comparative constitutional … Continue reading

October 11, 2017 · Leave a comment