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Publication Success for Current PhD

Congratulations to our current PhD student and GLOBE Centre administrator Julie Mansuy on her recent publication. Julie is second author on a co-publication with our former colleague Tomaso Ferrando on ‘The European Action against Food Loss and Waste: Co-Regulation and Collisions on the Way to the Sustainable Development Goals’ which was published on the 6 November 2018 in the Yearbook of European Law.

Tue 13 November 2018, 11:12 | Tags: GLOBE Centre, Publication, Alumni, Student Achievement, PG News, PhD

Colleagues provide expert comment on Mozambique Debt

‘No surprise’ that Mozambique is to repay its USD726m debt: Expert Comment.  

Following the news that Mozambique has agreed a deal to restructure its $726 million debt, Dr Stephen Connelly and Dr Celine Tan from Warwick School of Law, who have been working on African debt relief and human rights with a number of partners, have given media comment.

Thu 08 November 2018, 14:48 | Tags: GLOBE Centre, Staff in action

Law academic gets mention by parliamentarian

The Australian Shadow Assistant Treasurer, Shadow Minister for Competition and Productivity and former Professor of Economics at the Australian National University (ANU), Dr Andrew Leigh delivered the prestigious Annual Lionel Murphy Lecture to the ANU on 31 October 2018.

The speech ‘Competition Policy and Inequality: Building on Lionel Murphy’s Legacy’ quoted research by Warwick Law School’s very own Kathryn McMahon.

Tue 06 November 2018, 14:31 | Tags: Research, Staff in action

Warwick Recruits New Expert in Constitutional Law

Warwick Law School welcomes Dr David Vitale to the team as our new Assistant Professor. He joins us from LSE where he recently completed his PhD whilst also working as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Minerva Center for the Rule of Law under Extreme Conditions at the University of Haifa (in Israel). We caught up with David to find out a little more about his research and why he wanted to work at Warwick…

Thu 01 November 2018, 15:12

Warwick Law Welcomes New Professor

Warwick Law School has recently welcomed a new Associate Professor to our team.

Dr Christine Schwöbel-Patel joins us from the University of Liverpool where she worked as a senior lecturer. She worked there for seven years, what she describes as “sufficient time to learn that scouse is a tasty stew and to become fond of the terminology ‘made up’ for being pleased about something.”

Dr Schwöbel-Patel has previously worked at the University of Leiden and King’s College London, where she completed her PhD. She brings with her expertise in international law, global constitutionalism, global governance and critical pedagogy. We spoke with Christine to find out a little more…

Mon 29 October 2018, 10:35

Warwick Social Sciences rated among the 100 best in the world

The University of Warwick has been ranked among the best universities in the world for politics and international studies and sociology, business and economics, education and law, according to the Times Higher Education’s 2019 World Reputation Rankings released this week.

Wed 24 October 2018, 09:14 | Tags: postgraduate, undergraduate, PG News

Dos and don’ts of Brexit: Dr Andreas Kokkinis examines the future of the UK financial services

We are proud to announce that an article, co-authored by Assistant Professor Dr Andreas Kokkinis alongside Dr Andrea Miglionico from the University of Reading, was published in the prominent Law and Economics Yearly Review this month.

Tue 16 October 2018, 12:17 | Tags: GLOBE Centre, Publication, Research, Staff in action

Spotlight on Research: Profiting from Disparity

In collaboration with the British Council, Dr Mohsen Al Attar, Associate Professor at Warwick Law School, recently delivered a lecture entitled Profiting from Disparity at the Singaporean Arts House. The event was attended by a mix of academics, journalists, high school and university students plus familiar Warwick alumni faces.

Tue 09 October 2018, 14:43 | Tags: Research, Staff in action

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