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Letter from the editors.


Fundamental and social rights. A discussion between two crises.

Inhoud: This essay draws inspiration from the examination in Italy of the 1992 and 2007 financial crisis and paves the way for a new potential path of research. This is supported by the following belief. Twenty years of Italian and European history call fo...


Social Europe after the Lisbon Treaty. Some Sceptical Remarks.

Inhoud: The strengthening of the social objectives and values of the Union emerging from the Treaties reformed at Lisbon does not entail per se a new progressive dynamics in European social policy. Instead, the 'social drive' of the European constitutional...


The application to services of general economic interest, notably to social services of general interest, of the EU rules related to state aids, public procurement and the internal market. One year after the Commission's Guide - SEC(2010)1545 final.

Inhoud: On 7 December 2010 the European Commission published a guide which is intended to update a previous staff working document released in 2007 and related to the application to services of general interest (SGI), notably to social services of general ...


Non-profit care providers on the internal market.

Inhoud: Care provision by non-profit providers is generally associated with certain features. Some of these features are, however, threatened by overregulating governments and by an increasing competition from commercial providers. This paper investigates ...


Assimilation, territoriality and reverse discrimination: a shift in European social security law?

Inhoud: The last step in the deterritorialisation of the welfare state was taken with the enactment of the European principle of assimilation. Henceforth, a Member State must give parity of treatment to facts and events occurring abroad. European Union law...