New guest researcher: Reto Walther

Reto Walther is a guest researcher at PluriCourts from January to June.

Reto is a PhD Fellow at University of Zurich, and in his dissertation, "Subsidiarity Shaping Procedural Review: a Model, its Conceptual Foundations and its Legitimation Potential", he focuses on the principle of subsidiarity in the ECHR system, and specifically on how the ECtHR icreasingly implements this principle through a proceduralisation of its judicial review and what this development means for the legitimacy of the ECHR system.

On March 6 he will give a presentation on his research entitled "Subsidiarity in the ECHR: Concept, Practice, and Legitimation Potential". 

Tags: Human Rights, Legitimacy
Published Feb. 28, 2019 12:00 PM - Last modified Feb. 28, 2019 1:27 PM