Elisa Baroncini

Aggregate Professor of International Law at the Law Faculty of the University of Bologna.

Aggregate Professor of International Law and International Economic Law, and Senior Researcher of International Law, Law Faculty, Università degli Studi di Bologna
Visiting Professor in EU Trade Law at the China-EU School of Law (CESL), Beijing (China)
Visiting Professor in WTO Law at the Pallas LL.M. in European Business Law of the Pallas Consortium, University of Essex, Colchester (UK)
Member of the Teaching Staff of the Master for International Lawyers, Centro interdipartimentale ricerche sul diritto europeo (CIRDE), University of Bologna
Member of the Faculty Teaching Staff of the China-EU School of Law (CESL) at the China University of Political Science and Law (CUPL) of Beijing (China)
Member of the research Group "The Legal Framework of Environmental Protection: EU and China in a Global Perspective,” financed by the China-EU School of Law, Beijing (Supervisor: Prof. Marina Timoteo)
Member of the Editorial Board of the Review Diritto comunitario e degli scambi internazionali
Member of the Società italiana di diritto internazionale (SIDI), of the European Society of International Law (ESIL), of the Society of International Economic Law (SIEL)
Winner of the Certificate del Centre for Studies and Research in International Law, the Hague Academy of International Law, with the research topic on “The Mutually agreed solutions in the WTO Dispute Settlement System”
Winner of the Baldisserri Prize for the best thesis in EU Law
PhD in EU Law, Università degli Studi di Bologna
Diploma in European Legal Studies, Law Faculty, Università degli Studi di Bologna
Degree con laude in Law, Law Faculty, Università degli Studi di Bologna
High School Degree on Classic Studies, final full marks 60/60 and triennial scholarship "Matassa" as best student of the three-years' period

Main fields of research
1) WTO Law (the dispute settlement system, the issue of non-product-related process and production methods (PPMs), WTO and environmental protection; WTO and climate change issues; WTO and China) 2) EU External relations (EU/China relations, the treaty-making power of the European Commission, the role of the European Parliament in the conclusion of international agreements, the EU and international organizations)

Bridges news

13 November 2012
Este artigo examina a decisão do Órgão de Apelação da OMC no caso das matérias-primas envolvendo a China, com especial atenção à aplicação do Artigo XX do GATT ao parágrafo 11.3 do Protocolo de Acessão da China. Em 30 de janeiro, o Órgão de Apelação da Organização Mundial do Comércio (OMC) publicou...
1 May 2012
In this article, Elisa Baroncini delves into the recent WTO AB ruling on the China – Raw Materials case with specific reference to the applicability of Article XX GATT to Paragraph 11.3 of China’s Accession Protocol. The article proposes a different construction of the relation between the two...