Checking date: 24/03/2022

Course: 2024/2025

Law of European Economic Governance
Master in European Economic Governance (Plan: 474 - Estudio: 377)

Coordinating teacher: JOSE MENENDEZ, AGUSTIN

Department assigned to the subject: Public State Law Department

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS


Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
Common themes to the subjects: The themes common to the relative part of the law of European economic governance are the study of the legal institutions that exist in each of the proposed subjects, in addition to the analysis of the concepts and categories, which are also common to the entire EEG. Institutions such as the ECB, the European Commission, the ESM, the SSM, the SRM, the European Fiscal Council, etc., are present in the decision-making process of the EU in matters of European Economic Governance, in general. In addition, legal categories such as deficit and debt limits, the ECB's inflationary targets, the fiscal golden rule, the Memoranda of Understanding, or the conditionality of financial bailouts, are common to all the subjects in which this matter is broken down. Specific topics of each subject: ¿ European Economic Governance Law: subject focusing on examining the basic legal principles and concepts of the EEG and the jurisprudence of the CJ in this matter. In particular, the following topics shall be analysed and discussed: o Basic concepts of European economic governance and its law o Principles of the law of European economic governance o The Court of Justice, as a fundamental actor in European economic governance law o The Pringle case of the CJEU o The Gauweiler case of the CJEU o The Weiss case of the CJEU o The Ledra case of the CJEU o The Mallis case of the CJEU o The "Spain versus Council" case of the CJEU o The Accortini case of the CJEU o The Landeskreditbank case of the CJEU o The open method of coordination
Learning activities and methodology
AF1 Clase teórica / Theoretical lessons AF2 Clases prácticas / Practical lessons AF3 Tutorías / Office hours AF4 Trabajo individual del estudiante / Individual student work AF5 Exámenes parciales y finales / Continuous and final assesments
Assessment System

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.