The Treaty of Lisbon - How Much 'Constitution' is Left? An Overview of the Main Changes

CEPS Policy Brief, No. 147, December 2007

9 Pages Posted: 28 Jan 2009

Date Written: December 11, 2007

Abstract

This Policy Brief provides a concise overview of the most important innovations introduced by the Treaty of Lisbon (ToL), comparing it at the same time to the defunct Constitutional Treaty (CT). The author, CEPS Fellow Sebastian Kurpas, concludes by considering whether the Lisbon Treaty will make the EU more democratic, more efficient and more transparent.

Keywords: Constitutional Treaty, Reform of EU Institutions

Suggested Citation

Kurpas, Sebastian, The Treaty of Lisbon - How Much 'Constitution' is Left? An Overview of the Main Changes (December 11, 2007). CEPS Policy Brief, No. 147, December 2007, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1334072

Sebastian Kurpas (Contact Author)

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