Rejecting the Draft Treaty on a European Constitution: Un Mal Pour Un Bien?
(2004) 10 Yearbook of the New Zealand Association for Comparative Law 173-184
12 Pages Posted: 21 Nov 2017
Date Written: 2004
This paper sketches out the motives that might explain why a majority of voters in two founding members of the European Union (then the European Communities) refused to give their assent to the Treaty on a European Constitution. It also provides an analysis of the consequences of the "no" vote for the future of the European Union.
Keywords: European Union, Constitutional Law, International Law
JEL Classification: K00, K33, K40, K49
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