Jessica Almqvist

Professor of International Law and Human Rights at the University of Lund and Research Fellow at the Elcano Royal Institute for International and Strategic Studies in Madrid. She holds a Ph.D. in Law from the European University Institute in Florence. She also has a graduate diploma in political science from UC Berkeley and has been a Visiting Scholar at Columbia Law School. Her main research interests include the theory and practice of human rights, international adjudication, and collective security.
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Political Rights vs. Constitutional Law: The Catalan Crisis

The Catalan case illustrates the tensions and conflicts that arise when regional governments pursue paths toward independence that contravene national…

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