Fabian Amtenbrink

Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law

Professor of European Union Law

3000 DR Rotterdam

Netherlands

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Citation 5

Credit Rating Agencies

DNB Working Paper No. 278
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Feb 2011
Jakob de Haan and Fabian Amtenbrink
University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business and Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law
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Citation 5

Abstract:

Credit Rating, Regulation, European Union, financial crisis, sovereign debts

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Regulating Credit Rating Agencies in the European Union: A Critical First Assessment of the European Commission Proposal

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Apr 2009
Fabian Amtenbrink and Jakob de Haan
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law and University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business
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Citation 1

Abstract:

EU, financial market regulation, Credit rating Agencies, European Commission Proposal, Regulation on Credit Rating Agencies, Capital Requirement Directive, IOSCO Code, CEBS, CESR, FSF, ESME, supervisory regime, capital requirements, registration system

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Regulating Credit Ratings in the European Union: A Critical First Assessment of Regulation 1060/2009 on Credit Rating Agencies

Common Market Law Review, Vol. 46, No. 6, 2009
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 05 Dec 2009
Fabian Amtenbrink and Jakob de Haan
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law and University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business
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Citation 3

Abstract:

EU, financial market regulation, Credit Rating Agencies, European Regulation, Regulation on Credit Rating Agencies, Capital Requirement Directive, IOSCO Code, CEBS, CESR, FSF, ESME, supervisory regime, capital requirements, registration system, European System of Financial Market Supervisors

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Securing Democratic Accountability of Financial Regulatory Agencies - A Theoretical Framework

R. V. De Mulder, MITIGATING RISK IN THE CONTEXT OF SAFETY AND SECURITY - HOW RELEVANT IS A RATIONAL APPROACH?, pp. 115-132, Rotterdam: OMV, 2008
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Jan 2009
Fabian Amtenbrink and Rosa M. Lastra
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law and University of London - Centre for Commercial Law Studies (CCLS)
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Citation 1

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Regulating Credit Rating Agencies in the European Union: Lessons from Behavioural Science

The Dovenschmidt Quarterly 2013, No.1 (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Dec 2012
Fabian Amtenbrink and Klaus Heine
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Erasmus School of Law
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Credit Rating Agencies, European Union, Regulation, Behavioural science, behavioural economics, rating methodology, lulling effect, neuroeconomics, herd behaviour, psychology of advice, overreliance, due diligence, De Larosière Report, Capital Requirements Directive, ESMA, Regulation 1060/2009

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Economic Governance in the European Union - Fiscal Policy Discipline versus Flexibility

Common Market Law Review, Vol. 40, pp. 1057-1106, 2003
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Feb 2009
Fabian Amtenbrink and Jakob de Haan
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law and University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business
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Citation 5

Abstract:

European Union, Economic and Monetary Union, economic policy, economic coordination, legal framework, Stability and Growth Pact, multilateral surveillance procedure, excessive deficit procedure, reform

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Continuation or Reorientation: What Future for European Integration?

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 25 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2009
Fabian Amtenbrink
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law
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Abstract:

European Union, Member States, institutional balance, democracy, legitimacy, accountability, governance, institutional reforms, Treaty establishing a Constitution for Europe, Treaty of Lisbon

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The Three Pillars of Central Bank Governance - Towards a Model Central Bank Law or a Code of Good Governance?

International Monetary Fund, Vol. 4, pp. 101-132, 2005
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 28 May 2008 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2009
Fabian Amtenbrink
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law
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Citation 4

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Central bank, monetary policy, central bank independence, central bank accountability, central bank transparency, model law, central bank legal basis, principles, norms, democratic accountability, independence, transparency, law

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Towards a More Flexible Approach to Enhanced Cooperation

50 YEARS OF EUROPEAN INTEGRATION: FOUNDATIONS AND PERSPECTIVES, Ott, Andrea, Vos, Ellen, eds., The Hague: T.M.C. Asser Press, 2009
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 03 Dec 2008
Fabian Amtenbrink and Dimitry Kochenov
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law and University of Groningen - Faculty of Law
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European Union, Law, Flexibility, Enhanced Cooperation, Uniformity

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Accountability of Central Banks: Aspects and Quantifications

CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 9854
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Feb 2009
Jakob de Haan, Fabian Amtenbrink and Sylvester C. W. Eijffinger
University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business, Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law and Tilburg University (CentER) - Department of Economics
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Citation 22

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Central banks, democratic accountability, independence, indicators, comparison, European Central Bank

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On the European Union's Institutional Capacity to Cope with Further Enlargement

RECONCILING THE DEEPENING AND WIDENING OF THE EUROPEAN UNION, pp. 111-131, S. Blockmans, S. Prechal, eds., T.M.C. Asser Press, 2007
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 29 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2009
Fabian Amtenbrink
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law
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European Union, enlargement, accession, Turkey, absorption capacity, institutional structure

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A Non-Transparent European Central Bank? Who is to Blame?

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 May 2008
Jakob de Haan and Fabian Amtenbrink
University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business and Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law
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Citation 7

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transparency, monetary policy, ECB, accountability, central bank, legal basis

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New Economic Governance in the European Union: Another Constitutional Battleground?

FORTHCOMING in K. Purnhagen and P. Roth (Eds.), Varieties of European Economic Law and Regulation, Heidelberg, Dordrecht, London, New York, Springer, 2014.
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 14 May 2014
Fabian Amtenbrink
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law
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EU, Euro zone, euro, European Stability Mechanism, debt crisis, economic governance, European Semester, Six Pack, Two Pack, Fiscal Compact, national courts, European Court of Justice, principle of democracy, democratic legitimaction, European Parliament, national parliaments

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Europe in Times of Economic Crisis: Bringing Europe's Citizens Closer to One Another?

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 29 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2013
Fabian Amtenbrink
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law
Downloads 102 (206,010)

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European Union, citizenship, economic and monetary union, Euro area, eurozone, debt crisis, solidarity, common goods, bail out, eurobonds, economic governance

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Securing Financial Independence in the Legal Basis of a Central Bank

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 28 May 2008
Fabian Amtenbrink
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law
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Citation 1

Abstract:

central bank, central bank independence, accountability, central bank accountability, finances, capital, central bank finances, central bank capital, central bank legal basis

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The European Union Legal Order: An Introduction to Its Nature and Scope

A.S. Hartkamp, C.H. Sieburgh en L.A.D. Keus, J. Kortmann and M.H. Wissink (eds.), The Influence of European Law on Dutch Private Law, Kluwer Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 Jul 2013
Fabian Amtenbrink and Hans H. B. Vedder
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law and University of Groningen
Downloads 80 (218,544)

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EU, internal market, free movement, European Court of Justice, competition law, state aid, direct effect, supremacy

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The Active Paradigm of the Study of the EU's Place in the World: An Introduction

in D. Kochenov and F. Amtenbrink (eds.), 'European Union's Shaping of the International Legal Order' (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013), University of Groningen Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 02/2013
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2013
Dimitry Kochenov and Fabian Amtenbrink
University of Groningen - Faculty of Law and Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law
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EU, external relations, law, international relations, international law, values, export of aquis

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European Union, internal market, undistorted competition, harmonization, Article 95 EC, legal basis, European Court of Justice, Tobacco Directive

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Central Bank Challenges in the Global Economy

EUROPEAN YEARBOOK OF INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC LAW 2, pp. 19-42, C. Herrmann and J.P. Terhechte, eds., Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2011
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 12 Jan 2011
Fabian Amtenbrink
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law
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Central bank, monetary policy, interest rate policy, global economic crisis. global financial crisis, globalization, regionalization, financial market reform

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Messianism, Mission or Realpolitik? Some Concluding Observations on the Union's Role in Shaping the International Legal Order

Forthcoming, in D. Kochenov and F. Amtenbrink (eds.), 'European Union's Shaping of the International Legal Order' (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013) , University of Groningen Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 03/2013
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 08 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2013
Fabian Amtenbrink and Dimitry Kochenov
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law and University of Groningen - Faculty of Law
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EU, external relations, law, international relations, international law, values, export of aquis, raison d'etre, legitimacy

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Bits of Economic and Monetary Union Everywhere

UACES Conference Working Paper, Bruges, Belgium, September 6-8, 2010
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 Oct 2010
Fabian Amtenbrink
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law
Downloads 52 (310,659)

Abstract:

EU, Economic and Monetary Union, euro area, euro zone, outermost regions, overseas countries and territories, DOM, TOM, association, ultra-peripheral regions, DOM, TOM, outermost regions, ultraperipheral regions, monetary policy, ECB, UEMOA, CEMAC, monetary agreements

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Legal Developments

Forthcoming in: JCMS - Journal of Common Market Studies 2012 Vol. 50 Annual Review
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 13 Jul 2013
Fabian Amtenbrink
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law
Downloads 45 (223,034)

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EU, Euro zone, euro, European Stability Mechanism, debt crisis, Pringle, Single Supervisory Mechanism, European Central Bank

The Transparency and Credibility of the European Central Bank

Journal of Common Market Studies, Vol. 42, No. 4, pp. 775-794, November 2004
Posted: 27 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2011
Jakob de Haan, Fabian Amtenbrink and Sandra Waller
University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business, Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law and Bayerische Landesbank

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European Law, European Central Bank, transparency, credibility, monetary policy, intermediaries, disclosure, monetary policy strategy

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The European Union's Role in the G20

Number of pages: 89 Posted: 27 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2015
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law, Leiden University - Leiden Law School, Leiden University, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Erasmus School of Law, Leiden University - Leiden Law School, Leiden University, Göteborg University, Department of Law, Students and University of Heidelberg
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EU, G20, European PArliament, democratic accountability, EU Council, European Commission, IMF, Financial Stability Board, external representation, economic governance, financial crisis, international standards, informal international fora, international organisations, High Representative

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Introduction: Observing the Rule of Law in the European Union-Selected Issues

Erasmus Law Review, Vol. 2, No. 1, 2009
Posted: 28 Sep 2009
Fabian Amtenbrink
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law

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European law, rule of law, legal theory, quality of legislation, competition law, mergers

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The European Central Bank Before the European Parliament: Theory and Practice After Ten Years of Monetary Dialogue

European Law Review, No. 4, pp. 561-583, 2009
Posted: 05 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2009
Fabian Amtenbrink and Kees P.S. Van Duin
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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European Union, European Central Bank, European Parliament, central bank independence, democratic accountability, monetary dialogue, committee on economic and monetary affairs, monetary experts panel

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Economic Law and the Treaty of Lisbon II: European Economic and Monetary Union [Economisch Recht En Het Verdrag Van Lissabon II: Economische En Monetaire Unie]

SEW. Tijdschrift voor Europees en Economisch Recht, Vol. 56, pp. 389-394, 2008-10
Posted: 01 Apr 2009
Fabian Amtenbrink and Johan van de Gronden
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law and Utrecht University

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European Union, Treaty of Lisbon, economic law, Economic and Monetary Union, Euro area, European central Bank, independence, European integration

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Economic Law and the Treaty of Lisbon I: Competition and Internal Market [Economisch Recht En Het Verdrag Van Lissabon I: Mededinging En Interne Markt]

SEW. Tijdschrift voor Europees en Economisch Recht, Vol. 56, pp. 323-329, 2008-9
Posted: 01 Apr 2009
Fabian Amtenbrink and Johan van de Gronden
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law and Utrecht University

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European Union, Treaty of Lisbon, economic law, competition law, internal market, protectionism, European integration

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On the Legitimacy and Democratic Accountability of the European Central Bank: Legal Arrangements and Practical Experience

A. Arnull and D. Wincott, Accountability and Legitimacy in the European Union, pp. 147-163, Oxford University Press, Oxford 2002
Posted: 21 Feb 2009
Fabian Amtenbrink
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law

Abstract:

European Union, Economic and Monetary Union, European System of Central Banks, European Central Bank, democratic accountability, central bank independence, European Parliament, Euro

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Towards a More Democratic Union? Comments on the Treaty Establishing a Constitution for Europe

K. Ingles, A. Ott, THE CONSTITUTION FOR EUROPE AND AN ENLARGING UNION: UNITY IN DIVERSITY?, pp. 29-55, Europa Law Publishing, 2005
Posted: 29 Nov 2008
Fabian Amtenbrink
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law

Abstract:

European Union, democracy, legitimacy, accountability, governance, institutional reforms, Treaty establishing a Constitution for Europe, Treaty of Lisbon

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Reforming the Stability and Growth Pact

E.L.Rev., Vol. 31, pp. 402-413, June 2006
Posted: 27 Nov 2008
Fabian Amtenbrink and Jakob de Haan
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law and University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business

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European Union, Economic and Monetary Union, economic policy, economic coordination, legal framework, Stability and Growth Pact, multilateral surveillance procedure, excessive deficit procedure, reform

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Integration, Coordination or Fragmentation in Economic Policy Matters ? - A Comment on Rene Smits Contribution

INTERFACE BETWEEN EU LAW AND NATIONAL LAW, THE HOGENDORP PAPERS, D. Obradovic, N. Lavranos, eds., Vol. 7, pp. 169-184, Europa Law Publishing, Groningen, 2007
Posted: 26 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2010
Fabian Amtenbrink
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law

Abstract:

European Union, Economic and Monetary Union, economic policy, economic coordination, legal framework, Stability and Growth Pact, multilateral surveillance procedure, excessive deficit procedure

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The Multidimensional Constitutional Legal Order of the European Union - A Successful Case of Cosmopolitan Constitution-Building?

NETHERLANDS YEARBOOK OF INTERNATIONAL LAW, Vol. XXXIX 2008, pp. 3-68, The Hague, T.M.C. Asser Press, 2009
Posted: 25 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2009
Fabian Amtenbrink
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law

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Outright Monetary Transactions before the ECJ: In Search of the ‘Golden Mean’

Number of pages: 3 Posted: 27 Jan 2015
Fabian Amtenbrink and René Repasi
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Law and University of Heidelberg
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European Central Bank, Outright Monetary Transactions, Reasoned Opinion, Advocate General, C-62/14, Monetary Policy, EMU, German Federal Constitutional Court, Bundesverfassungsgericht