Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
The Evolution of EU Law - Oxford Scholarship Online
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

The Evolution of EU Law

Paul Craig and Gráinne de Búrca


In this third edition, the collection of essays which has traced the evolution of major areas of EU law and policy over the years since the foundation of the European entity has been updated and significantly revised. It has been revised to include not only updates on most of the substantive fields of law covered, but also a range of new chapters and an analysis of the many developments which have shaped those fields of law over the turbulent European decade since the publication of the second edition. Amongst the new issue areas included are chapters on the Rule of Law, Judicial Reform, Brexi ... More

Keywords: evolution, EU, legal and political development, law in context, financial crisis, rule of law, constitutional tension

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2021 Print ISBN-13: 9780192846556
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2021 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780192846556.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Paul Craig, editor
Emeritus Professor of English Law, St John's College, Oxford, UK

Gráinne de Búrca, editor
Florence Ellinwood Allen Professor of Law, New York University, USA

Show Summary Details

subscribe or login to access all content.



1 Introduction

Paul Craig and Gráinne de Búrca

10 The Rule of Law

Laurent Pech

11 The Evolution of EU Administrative Law

Edoardo Chiti and Joana Mendes

16 Free Movement of Persons and Services

Síofra O’Leary and Sara Iglesias Sánchez

25 The Evolution of EU Law on Refugees and Asylum

Evangelia (Lilian) Tsourdi and Cathryn Costello*

28 Consumer Policy

Stephen Weatherill

End Matter