Social rights and economic objectives: The importance of competition at supra national level
AbstractThe need for a supra national model which embraces and provides for social rights of individual Member States is becoming more apparent amidst the ever intensifying integration process within the EU and its involvement in areas which have been undermined by an economic model. This paper considers why, despite such a need for a supra national model, the “ordo liberal European polity” is favoured. It partly does so, by way of reference to two judgements from the European Court of Justice (ECJ) – namely, Laval un Partneri Ltd , and the Viking Cases.
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Date of creation: Aug 2010
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European Court of Justice (ECJ); integration; competition; regulation; ordo-liberalism; economic objectives; social rights; internal market; bank rescues;
Other versions of this item:
- Ojo, Marianne, 2010. "Social rights and economic objectives: The importance of competition at supra national level," MPRA Paper 24265, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 05 Aug 2010.
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- G38 - Financial Economics - - Corporate Finance and Governance - - - Government Policy and Regulation
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