Thesis topic proposal
The national interest in EU law


Institute: University of Debrecen
Géza Marton Doctoral School of Legal Studies

Thesis supervisor: Márton Varju
Location of studies (in Hungarian): ÁJK A/214/B. szoba
Abbreviation of location of studies: A/214

Description of the research topic:

The research theme covers the theoretical and practical dimensions of the possibility for Member States to pursue national political and social interests and policy priorities within the EU. Proposals from candidates are invited in the areas of a) conceptualizing the place and role of the national interest in EU law, b) vindicating the national interest in EU law and its legal and governance boundaries or c) value-conflicts, the national interest and the EU constitutional order. Proposals may focus on individual policy areas, such as services of general economic interest, public finances, state monopolies and state ownership, education and social services etc. Candidates are expected to develop an institutional and/or normative analytical framework for their selected area. The use of interdisciplinary research approaches is encouraged.

Required language skills: English (angol)
Number of students who can be accepted: 2

Deadline for application: 2016-12-31

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