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At the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, scholars pursue their own research or participate in collective projects relating to basic issues and current developments in the areas of public international law, European Union law and the constitutional and administrative law of individual states, often in a comparative perspective. Numerous visiting scholars from all over the world visit our institute to investigate and exchange ideas about a broad range of legal issues. With regard to public international law, European Union law and comparative public law, our library is the largest in Europe and one of the most comprehensive in the world.

Announcements

Matthias Goldmann has been awarded a Freigeist Fellowship by VolkswagenFoundation for five years, to support work on his project "Stability through Deliberation: Finance and Public Law“.

VolkswagenStiftung

Recent Publications

Peters, Anne: La transparence comme principe du droit international public. In: Le cosmopolitisme juridique.

Bogdandy, Armin von: Verlustrisiko. Griechenlands Schuldenlast kann und muss im Euroraum erleichtert werden.. In: Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (with Guntram Wolff Marcel Fratzscher).

Ebert, Franz Christian: ILO Labor Standards and Trade Agreements: A Case for Consistency. In: Comparative Labor Law and Policy Journal (with Jordi Agustí-Panareda, Desirée LeClercq).

Kemmerer, Alexandra: "We do not need to always look to Westphalia ..." A Conversation with Martti Koskenniemi and Anne Orford. In: Journal of the History of International Law, forthcoming.

Molnár-Gábor, Fruzsina: Self-Regulation in Research: The EURAT Code of Conduct for Whole Gneome Sequencing. In: Genetic Transparency? Ethical and social implications of next generation human genomics and genetic medicine, forthcoming.

Publications 2015


New Building

Our Institute is gaining additional space. In connection with expansion and renovation, major construction is currently taking place both inside and outside the building. Disruptions and restrictions on entry can be expected until the summer of 2016. We kindly request your understanding and patience regarding the temporary inconvenience.