How does Brexit change Northern Ireland’s system of government? Could it unravel crucial parts of Northern Ireland’s peace process? What are the wider implications of the arrangements for the Irish and UK constitutions?
Northern Ireland presents some of the most difficult Brexit dilemmas.
Negotiations between the UK and the EU have set out how issues like citizenship, trade, the border, human rights and constitutional questions may be resolved. But the long-term impact of Brexit isn’t clear.
This thorough analysis draws upon EU, UK, Irish and international law, setting the scene for a post-Brexit Northern Ireland by showing what the future might hold.
Sylvia de Mars, Senior Lecturer (Newcastle Law School, Newcastle University) & Senior Researcher (House of Commons Library) examines the interactions between international economic, trade and EU Law. She publishes on EU law, privacy and healthcare regulation.
Colin Murray, Senior Lecturer (Newcastle Law School, Newcastle University). Colin’s research focuses on public law and human rights, particularly citizenship, voting rights and the relationship between the UK, the EU and Council of Europe.
Aoife O’Donoghue, Professor (Durham Law School, Durham University). Aoife’s research centres on international law. She publishes on global constitutionalisation, trade, human rights, legal history and feminism.
Ben Warwick, Lecturer (Birmingham Law School, University of Birmingham). Ben’s research explores how economic considerations affect the implementation of human rights (especially socio-economic rights) and how human rights bodies function during crises.
A Tale of Two Unions
Navigating the Irish Border
Justice and Rights
A Place Apart