Legitimacy Crisis and Autocratic Legalism: The case of the EU Budget

11:00 am on Thursday, June 3, 2021
12:30 pm on Thursday, June 3, 2021
Contact Name:
Elizabeth Amrien

Join us for a presentation by CSE Visiting Researcher Dimitrios Skiadas on “Legitimacy Crisis and Autocratic Legalism: The case of the EU Budget.”

Dimitrios Skiadas is a Professor of European Governance and Jean Monnet Chair at the Department of European and International Studies-University of Macedonia in Greece. An innovative scholar focused on questions of importance to contemporary European politics, law and democracy, he is the author of fourteen books and many articles and chapters in books focused on questions of democracy, rule of law and EU governance as it relates to fiscal matters, and the problems of migration. His latest publications include a book entitled EU Migration Governance: Budgeting and Spending in Times of Crisis as Seen by the European Court of Auditors (UOM Press, 2020) and a three-volume book entitled Audit Bases of Soundness in EU Budgetary Governance (UOM Press, 2020).

Discussants will be Vivien Schmidt, Boston University, and Eulalia Rubio, Senior Research Fellow at the Jacques Delors Institute.