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Policy Workshop: The Expanded Powers of the European Parliament: Implications for the EU and Canada

March 28, 2011 at 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Location:300 Paterson Hall

Presenters, including panelists and chairs:

Joan DeBardeleben, Director, Canada-Europe Transatlantic Dialogue, Carleton University

H.E. Matthias Brinkmann, Ambassador of the European Union to Canada

Arthur Benz, Professor, Institut für Politikwissenschaft, Technical University Darmstadt

Alain Hausser, Minister-Counsellor and Deputy Head of the Mission of Canada to the European Union

Achim Hurrelmann, Associate Professor, Political Science Department, Carleton University

Andreas Maurer, Administrator, European Parliament Committee on International Trade – currently on leave from the Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik (German Institute of International Affairs, Berlin) (in absentia)

Costanza Musu, Associate Professor of Public and International Affairs, University of Ottawa

Dietmar Nickel, Senior fellow, Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik; Director General for External Policies for the European Parliament (2004-2010)

Workshop Report.

Arthur Benz’s Presentation Slides.

Policy Brief: What Kind of Parliament? A Comparative Perspective on the European Parliament By Arthur Benz