On May 3 at 15:00 – 17:30 (Paris-Rome), 2-4:30pm (London), 9-11:30am (Boston-New York) will be held a free conference organized by Brill Publishers (Leiden) in partnership with Ludovika – University of Public Service (Budapest), via platform MS Teams (http://ow.ly/6yBk50Envbk). No prior registration needed.


Opening and moderation: Zsolt Szabó, Editor-in-Chief, International Journal of Parliamentary Studies, Károli Gáspár University of the Reformed Church, Budapest; Ludovika – University of Public Service, Budapest

15:00 Keynote address

Olivier Rozenberg, Sciences Po, Paris: Changes in scholarship on parliaments


15:30 Parliaments and changes in legal issues

María Esther Seijas Villadangos, University of Leon: Changing functions for an unchanged institution: The paradoxes of parliamentarism in the XXI century

Patricia Popelier, University of Antwerpen: The role of parliament in changing forms of state

Ittai Bar-Siman-Tov, Bar-Ilan University, Tel-Aviv: Changes in lawmaking: Omnibus legislation and the rise of unorthodox lawmaking

Marina Lazareva, Moscow State Law University: Changes in the interaction of parliaments and courts


16:45 Changes of parliamentary administrations

Elena Griglio, LUISS, Rome, Senate of the Republic of Italy: Proactive vs reactive changes in parliamentary administrations

Franziska Bereuter, Austrian Parliament: Changes in parliaments during COVID-19


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