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List of B.A. European Studies Dissertations
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  1. Abdilla Sarah, The CIP Financial Instruments and Maltese SMEs;
  2. Andrejevic Nikola, The Economic Impact of the Eurozone Crisis on the Western Balkans;
  3. Apap Andre', The Europeanization of education policy in Romania and Slovenia;
  4. Azzopardi Claire, Europe 2020 and Female Access to the Labour Market. The Cases of Denmark and Malta;
  5. Bonnici Bernice, Encouraging Youth Entrepreneurship through Tertiary Education in Malta - a Case Study of the University of Malta;
  6. Bonnici Bennett Melanie, Immigration and the Rise of Radical Right Parties in Europe;
  7. Borg Nicholas, Changes in the Swedish and UK Labour Market following the 2004 EU enlargement;
  8. Briffa Roberta, The status of LGBT rights in Italy in a comparative perspective;
  9. Busuttil Kimberly, EU educational mobility programmes and youth employability;
  10. Callus Gayle Lynn, The Impact of the EU on Party Competition in Malta;
  11. Camilleri Daniel,  The impact of migration on small states of the European Union. The cases of Malta, Cyprus and Luxembourg;
  12. Cardona Andrea, The TTIP and its Potential Impacts on the EU;
  13. Cassar Valentina, The adequacy of the Schengen rules on external border control in combating Human Trafficking;
  14. Catania Charmaine, The effect of the Eurosystem’s Euro Banknote Anti-Counterfeiting measures on the money-users in Malta;
  15. Ciantar Kylie, The Schengen Information System as a tool to combat terrorism and deter serious organised crime;
  16. Cortis Kurt, The Feasibility of Sustainable Spring Hunting in Malta;
  17. Debrincat Andrea, Economic Development in Malta and Cyprus since EU Membership;
  18. Dimech Steve, The role of tourism in the development of small EU island economies. An analysis of Gozo;
  19. Falzon Jan,  Valletta 2018 and the European Identity of the Maltese;
  20. Farrugia Dunlop Kirsten, Turkey's Struggle for EU Accession. The Key Political obstacles to membership;
  21. Formosa Michelle, A Comparative study of Political Empowerment and Gender Equality in Malta and Sweden;
  22. Grech Lateo Loretta, EU Policy Coherence for Development -  A Focus on Small Island Developing States in Africa;
  23. Grixti Adelaide, The EU's gains and losses from its trade policy toward developing countries;
  24. Mangion Alexia, The EU and Cyber Warfare;
  25. Micallef Gabriel, Blue Growth Strategy for Malta - A Central Mediterranean Perspective on Coastal Sustainable Tourism;
  26. Micallef Martina, The Role of the European Commission in Addressing the Gender Gap in Education in Least Developed Countries  - A Focus on Ethiopia;
  27. Mifsud Emily, Malta's Role in EU/MENA Relations Since the Arab Spring -  A Case Study of Libya;
  28. Pace Gabrielle, To be or Not to be' -  The UK's EU Membership Debate;
  29. Schembri Stephanie Marie, Implementing the EU Birds Directive in Malta;
  30. Vella Bernard, EU Development Cooperation in Post-Conflict Countries - The Case of South Sudan;
  31. Vella Keith, EU funding for Restoration Works on the ""Cittadella"" Fortifications. The Socio-Economic Impact on Gozo;
  32. Vella Steve, Europe 2020 Energy Target. Solar Photovoltaic Energy Use in Malta;
  33. Vella Brincat Raisa, The European Parliament's Influence on the CFSP -  An Analysis of the EU's 'Policy' towards Libya 2011-2014;
  34. Zammit Kimberly, An Analysis of Anti-Establishment Parties in the European Union's Member States;
  35. Zerafa Rodrick, Sports Policy in Small EU Member States - A Comparison between Cyprus, Luxembourg and Malta;



  1. Abela Charlon Joseph, The Implementation of the JEREMIE Initative in Malta;
  2. Baldacchino Alessandra, Europe 2020 and Early School Leavers in Malta;
  3. Bianchi Philip, The Composition of EU-North Africa Trade since 1990;
  4. Borg Marija Elena, European Social Fund Education and Training Incentives to Promote Employment in Malta;
  5. Bruno Petra,The US and EU's Approaches to the Democratization of Iraq;
  6. Buttigieg Rebecca, Tax competition within the EU and the Financial Services Sector in Malta: A Comparative Study of Direct Taxation;
  7. Camilleri Ann, Economic Implications of The Euro-Mediterranean Partnership: A Case Study of Libya;
  8. Caruana Angel, The Impact of the EU's Common Fisheries Policy on Malta's Fisheries Sector;
  9. Caruana Stephanie, Climate Change Adaptation in Small Island Developing States. A Focus on European Union Overseas Development Assistance to least Developed Countries.
  10. Cefai Cristina, The Russian “Near Abroad” and Security Developments in European Union Baltic States;
  11. Ciantar Claire, Film Finance in the European Union - Malta in Perspective;
  12. Ciantar Erika; Internal Coherence of Political Party Groups in the European Parliament - A Comparison between the European People's Party and the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats;
  13. Dziugyte Migle, Evaluating Malta's Regional Funding Using Input-Output Analysis;
  14. Fenech Gonzi Rachel, The Implementation of EU Animal Welfare Policies on the Breeding and Slaughtering of Farm Animals in Malta;
  15. Finger Amelie, The EU’s Progress Towards Sustainable Development - An Assessment of Environmental Indicators in Malta and Sweden;
  16. Grech Helena, Addressing Ageing Population in Malta - The Role of Migration;
  17. Kaya Seval, The Fourth EU Directive on Anti Money Laundering and the Online Gaming Industry in Malta;
  18. Kenely Maria,  Addressing Irregular Migration in Europe: A Comparison between Malta and the UK;
  19. Mysiak Slawomira Rita, Establishing Polish Interest in Reforming the Common Agriculture Policy;
  20. Pisani Erica, Voting Behaviour in Second-Order Elections in Malta;
  21. Rizzo Naudi Andrew, Direct Democracy in the EU: The European Citizens' Initiative;
  22. Said Christine, Economic Development and Environmental Degradation in Southern Mediterranean Countries - An Assessment of the EU's Financial Assistance;
  23. Scerri Noelene, The Application of the Principle of Non-Refoulement in Italy and Malta;
  24. Tabone Nicole,  Alternattiva Demokratika and EU Membership;
  25. Vassallo Daniela, The Domestic and European Roots of Italian Euroscepticism;
  26. Vella Adam, The Impact of EU Accession on Malta's Labour Party;
  27. Vella Martina, The Implementation of the Racial and Employment Equality EU Directives Against Social Exclusion in Malta;
  28. Zammit Rachel, The Evolving EU-China Trade Relationship Since China's WTO Accession


  1. Borg Leandro, The Impact of the UK on EU Politics and the Likely Effects of Withdrawal;
  2. Bugeja Thea, The Development of Local Industry and Exports Following Malta's EU Membership;
  3. Cachia Andrew, Immigration and Extreme-Right Politics - A Comparative Analysis of Britain and Malta;
  4. Camilleri Andrea, The EU Mediterranean islands and the EU2020 sustainability targets;
  5. Camilleri John Paul, The Challenges to Co-operation between the USA and EU in fighting Terrorism;
  6. Cutajar Luke Emanuel, Determinants of Foreign Direct Investment in Malta;
  7. Debono Daniela, A Comparative Analysis of Economic Resilience among EU Member States - The Role of Island States;
  8. Farrugia Claire Monique, EU SME Policy and the Promotion of Female Entrepreneurship - A Case Study of Malta;
  9. Galea Eman, The Effects of Governance on Economic Resilience - A Comparative Analysis of the EU 28;
  10. Micallef Rober John, Europeanization of Maltese Political Parties and the Impact on their Political Agenda and Organisation;
  11. Scicluna Julia, Female Labour Market Policies in Malta and the EU 2020 Targets;
  12. Zarb Mark Anthony, Youth Unemployment and Policy Priorities in Europe - A Case Study of Italy.


  1. Azzopardi James, Poverty Eradication - The European Union Official Development Assistance to Bolivia;
  2. Bajada Vivienne, The EU's Democracy Promotion in the Mediterranean: Successes and Failures;
  3. Borg David, Ethnic Conflict and EU Enlargement - A Case Study of Serbia;
  4. Borg Dorita, Causes of and Responses to Forced Migration - The Maltese Perspective;
  5. Camilleri Lynette, EFTA and the EU - A Win-Win Relationship?;
  6. Chircop Lydia, The Impact of the Arab Spring on Migration to Malta and the Role of the EU;
  7. Cordina Alexia, Malta's Progress towards the Europe 2020 Employment Targets;
  8. Cuschieri Justine, The Dynamics of Asylum and Burden Sharing  - Case Studies of Malta and Cyprus;
  9. Cutajar Christine, European Union Development Co-operation - An Assessment of Aid Delivery in Ethiopia;   
  10. Dean Lara, A Stakeholders' Analysis of Sustainability Issues in the Maltese Islands;
  11. Demicoli Keith, The Impact of EU Membership on the Maltese House of Representatives;
  12. Dimech Jovanka, The EU and Climate Migration from the MENA Region - Trends and Challenges;
  13. Galea Paula Grace, Competition and Overlap in the EU's Mediterranean Policies;
  14. Mifsud Maxine, The Fiscal Consolidation Measures Adopted during the Euro-Area Crisis - A Social Perspective;
  15. Mifsud Nigel, An Assessment of the Response to the Eurozone Crisis - Investment in Growth versus Austerity Measures;
  16. Muscat Roderick, Germany in the European Union: a study of a Member State's relationship between its domestic and European environments;
  17. Sghendo Andrea, Accomplishing the Europe 2020 Energy Targets - A case study of Malta;
  18. Spiteri Wilhelmina Louise, The Impact of EU Anti-Human Trafficking Law and Policy on Malta;
  19. Sultana Pauline, The Role of the European Parliament in the Common Agricultural Policy after the Lisbon Treaty;
  20. Vassallo Keith, The EU Small Business Act and its impact on Malta's SMEs Sector;
  21. Waszewska Joanna, Parliamentary Diplomacy in the Mediterranean Region and its Impact on Migration;
  22. Xerri Matthew, Transparency in Development Aid Allocation of European Union Member States - A Case Study of Malta.


  1. Abela Mark Anthony, Lifelong Learning as a Response to an Ageing Labour Force in the EU;
  2. Abela Rebecca, The Main Economic Implications of an EU-India Free Trade Agreement;
  3. Aquilina Andrew, The EU's Political Dialogue with China post 1989;
  4. Aquilina Elaine, The Dynamics of the European Union Foreign and Security Policy - Challenges from North Africa;
  5. Balzan Aleander, National Issues in Malta's European Parliamentary Election Campaigns;
  6. Borg Liliana, An Evaluation of the EU's Reaction to the Migratory Flows during the 2011 North African Unrest;
  7. Cachia Yasmine, Climate Change as a Driver of Migration in Sub-Sahara African Countries - An Assessment of European Union Policy Measures;
  8. Calleja Analise, The Libyan Crisis -  A Test for the EU's Common Foreign and Security Policy after the Lisbon Treaty;
  9. Calleja Michael, EU Law and Football's Foreign Player Quotas;
  10. Camilleri Abigail, Detention Policy and Irregular Migration in the EU - A Comparative Analysis of EU Mediterranean Countries;
  11. Camilleri Albert, European Citizenship as an approach towards a more Federal European Union;
  12. Camilleri Janelle, EU Enlargement and Democratic Reforms in Macedonia and Serbia;
  13. Cassar Josephine, The Supranational and Intergovernmental Aspects of EU Leadership in Crisis Situations;
  14. Chetcuti Yanika, Small State EU Presidencies - The Case of Ireland in 2004;
  15. D'Amato Francesca, BRICS:  An emerging economic challenge for the EU;
  16. Farrugia Bernice, Mainstreaming Climate Change into European Union Development Policy - Malta's ODA Priority Countries;
  17. Farrugia Marilena, The Implications of the EU Youth Strategy on Maltese National Youth Policy;
  18. Fenech Christianne, The Impact of EU Membership on the Integration of National and Ethnic Minorities in Hungary;
  19. Fenech Jamie, A European Army - the Difficulties in Setting up Eurocorps and the Establishment of a European Army;
  20. Galea Debono Petra, EU-NATO relations - The case of Libya;
  21. Gatt Jean Paul, Extreme Political Parties in the European Parliament and their Difficulties in Creating Effective Political Groups;
  22. Gatt Roberta, Malta's Compliance with the EU's legislation against Discrimination in Employment;
  23. Grech Abigail, The Effectiveness of the EU's Northern Periphery Programme on an EU and a Non-EU Region;
  24. Grech Adriana, The EU Directives on Personal Protective Equipment -  A Comparative Study of Implementation in a Select Number of EU Member-States;
  25. Grech Jeremy, The Impact of EU Funding on Malta's Heritage;
  26. Magri Wayne, The Application of EU Competition Law in the Field of Sport;
  27. Muscat Annabelle, Displaying the Crucifix in the classroom:  A case study on the presence and freedom of Religion in Europe in a secular age;
  28. Muscat Laura, The European Union Official Development Aid to Small Island Developing States - Climate Proofing to Adapt to Climate Change;
  29. Papagiorcopulo Nadya, European Citizen's Rights: An analysis of the role of the European Ombudsman;
  30. Pisani Julia, EU Russia Energy Relations since 2000;
  31. Piscopo James, Irregular Immigration -  The Role of European Agencies in the Mediterranean Region;
  32. Rachut Steffen, The socio-economic challenge of Turkey's EU accession;
  33. Sammut Mauro Joseph, The Impact of EU Enlargement on EU Decision-Making;
  34. Sciberras Kurt, Aligning Malta's Renewable Energy Sources to Europe 2020 Strategy - Challenges and Opportunities;
  35. Seguna Maronia, Russia -  A Strategic Partner or Threat to the European Union?;
  36. Skeja Emiljan, Albania's Political and Economic Development According to the Copenhagen Criteria;
  37. Spiteri Lynn Marie, The EU Policies on Irregular Mediterranean Migration 2000-2010 -  An Evaluation;
  38. Strout Mary Helen, The Role of Malta in the EU's CSDP;
  39. Vassallo Andrew, The EU and the 2011 Palestinian Application for UN Membership;
  40. Vella Ana Maria, Romania's regional initiatives since EU membership with special reference to the Black Sea and the Danube region;
  41. Vella Graziella, Freedom of Religion in the European Union: A case study on perceptions of the female Muslim community in Malta;
  42. Vella Marie Claire, An assessment of Malta's efforts to increase women's participation rates in the labour market since EU membership;
  43. Vella Nicholas, The Economic Goals of Europe 2020:  A Comparative Assessment of the National Targets of a Select Number of EU Member States;
  44. Vuzeva Denitsa, Terrorism in Europe and the EU's Response after the Lisbon Treaty;
  45. Xuereb Branica, Malta's Electricity Market in the Light of EU Liberalisation of Electricity Markets.



  1. Agius Sarah, The Economic Potential of Ecotourism in EU Small Island States - An Assessment of Malta's Challenges and Opportunities;
  2. Arpa Neville, The Impact on the EU of Organised Crime Originating from the Balkans;
  3. Bartolo David, "The Birth of Europe" - European Integration during the 1950s;
  4. Bartolo Rachel, From the Westphalian State to European Integration: European Politics in the inter-war period;
  5. Boffa Michela, Women Asylum Seekers in Europe - the Maltese Context;
  6. Bonello Andrea, The Union for the Mediterranean and the European Neighbourhood Policy - A Renewed Barcelona Process or a Strategy of EU Regional Hegemony?;
  7. Bonett Matthew, The Impact of the Treaty of Lisbon on Decision-Making in Relation to Small States;
  8. Borg Bernardette, The Impact of Climate Change on Europe's Biodiversity with Reference to Malta;
  9. Borg Francesca, The Development of the European Union's Common Foreign and Security Policy - Post Lisbon;
  10. Borg Jacob, The Impact of the Global Economic Slowdown on Two Small Island States of Europe - Iceland and Malta;
  11. Borg Brincat Deborah, The European Union's Transport Policy and its Impact on Malta's Environment;
  12. Calleja Juliet, Human Trafficking in Europe - A Focus on the Sex Trade;
  13. Camilleri Clinton, Climate Change and Agriculture -  An Assessment of Mitigation and Adaptation Requirements from an EU Island State Perspective;
  14. Carabott Miriam, Europe for Women - EU Law and Violence against Women;
  15. Costa Massimo, Euroscepticism - An Analysis of Party Politics with a Special Focus on Euroscepticism in Scandinavian Countries;
  16. Cutajar Kimberly, Malta's position as an International financial centre post EU membership;
  17. Dalli Roberta, Integrating Muslim Communities in the European Union;
  18. Diacono Jessica, Malta's Perception of Irregular Immigrants and the Pursuit of an Effective Structural Inclusion Policy;
  19. El-Nahhal Lina, The Role of the European Union in the Middle East Conflict since the Annapolis Conference;
  20. Farrugia Hubert, The European Elections as Second and Third Order Elections - A Case Study of a Small State and a Large State;
  21. Fenech Jamie, A European Army - the Difficulties in Setting up Eurocorps and the Establishment of a European Army;
  22. Galea Leeanne, The European Union's Nuclear Energy Policy and France's Nuclear Plants;
  23. Gera Paula, The Diplomatic Role of the European Union in the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change;
  24. Grima Joanna, The Stability and Growth Pact and Europe's Economic Recession - Rigidity vs. Flexibility? An Assessment of the Debate in the Countries of the Euro Area;
  25. Grima Sarah, The Enhancement of the Powers of the European Parliament from Maastricht to Lisbon;
  26. Jakovlev Pavel, Internet Gambling and the Right to Provide Services Under EU Law;
  27. La Ferla Emma, Immigration in France and the Debate on French National Identity;
  28. Leskova Polina, NATO's Relevance for European Security after Lisbon;
  29. Marielova Balchiklieva Petya, Bulgaria-EU Relations:  Pre- and Post Membership Challenges;
  30. Mifsud Etienne, The EU's Role in Helping Resolve the Russian Minority Issues in the Baltic States;
  31. Muscat Thomas, The Union for the Mediterranean - The Importance of French Leadership for Euro-Mediterranean Relations;
  32. Pace Alessandra, Relative Poverty in the EU - An In-depth Analysis of the EU's Anti-Poverty Policies;
  33. Pace Elena, The European Union and Humanitarian Intervention;
  34. Rafferty Hazel, Responsibility-Sharing and Solidarity in the EU - Their application to Irregular Immigration in the Case of Malta;
  35. Scerri Ceridwen, Education Targets in Europe 2020: Challenges and Prospects for Malta;
  36. Seychell Mark, The European Identity and the Nation State;
  37. Spiteri Leonard, The Impact of the ENP Action Plan in Promoting Human Rights in Egypt;
  38. Strati Maria, Conflict Resolution in Cyprus -  Formal Negotiations and Bi-Communal Civil Society Efforts to move beyond the Constitutional Issues;
  39. Vassallo Karl, Fairtrade Labeling in Europe as a means of discouraging Child Labour in Developing Countries;
  40. Vassallo Rowina, Malta's Role in the EU Development Policy;
  41. Vella Solange, The Role of the European Union in promoting Gender Equality in the Member States - The Directives on Maternity and Parental Leave;
  42. Zammit Emma, The Development of Consular Co-operation in Crisis Management and the EU Member States;


  1. Abdul Karim Lailla, Combating the Sexual Exploitation of Minors in the EU;   
  2. Abela Charlene, Addressing High Unemployment Rates in Europe via EU Regional Policy: Italy and Malta;   
  3. Agius Matthew, Applying Theories of European Integration to the case of Africa;   
  4. Atici Serife, A Priviledged Partnership as an Alternative to Membership of the EU for Turkey;   
  5. Azzopardi Mazur Yuliya, Ukraine Status as a Buffer Zone and its case for European Union Membership;   
  6. Baldacchino Maria, The European Union and Libya: the dawn of a new era in the bilateral relations?;
  7. Belli Jennifer, The Importance of the EU Environmental Security to Malta;   
  8. Borg Noelle, A Comparative Study of Abortion Policy Across the EU Member States;   
  9. Buhagiar Jeanette, EU Funding and Maltese Local Councils: Opportunities and Constraints;   
  10. Camilleri Ariana Marion, EU Efforts to Increase Organ Donation and Transplantation in the Member States;   
  11. Camilleri Andrew Tony, Improving turnout in European Parliament elections through the use of a uniform electoral system;
  12. Camilleri Greta, EU Policy on Bird Hunting and the Polemics Surrounding Bird Hunting. The case of Malta;
  13. Caruana Ylenia, The European Parliament elections in Malta - A case of second order elections?;
  14. Cutajar Sean George, EU Efforts to Combat Terrorism in Europe;   
  15. Gatt Antonella, The European Union Financial Measures for Research and Development: Challenges and Best Practice in Ireland and Malta;
  16. Grech Cain, An Analysis of Malta's Utilisation of the European Social Fund;   
  17. Hili Marylyn, 'The management of waste from consumer goods: A review of EU legislation and current status of implementation in Malta';
  18. Mayorova Ekaterina, Russia as a Potential EU Member State;   
  19. Mizzi Glorianne, Tourist Guiding and Free Movement with special reference to Malta;
  20. Pace Antonella, Adaptation of the Maltese Fisheries' Sector to the EU's Common Fisheries Policy;   
  21. Vella Pamela Marie, EU and Asian Economic Relations; A Stronger Relationship?;
  22. Vella Stefan, The Harmonisation of VAT Rates in the European Union;
  23. Zahra Larkin, Iceland's Application to join the EU.

  1. Abela Francesca, EU-Libya Co-Operation and Illegal Immigration;
  2. Aquilina Ilaria, An Analysis of Negative Referenda Outcomes on EU Treaty Reforms;
  3. Bellissimo Maxine, Euroscepticism in the European Parliament;
  4. Borg Ian, Assessing Turkey's Progress Towards EU Membership: Human Rights;
  5. Borg Ivan, European and U.S. Foreign and Security Policies on Iran and Libya;
  6. Borg Mark Anthony, Europol's Prevention of Organized Crime;
  7. Bugeja DeSain Claire, Malta and the Lisbon Strategy: Human Capital Issues;
  8. Buhagiar Daniel, The EU and the Resurgence of Far-Right Politics in Europe;
  9. Calleja Emma, Issues of Integration for the EU: Defined Concept or a Process Without Direction?;
  10. Callus Daniela Maria, Third-Country Immigration: Reception and Social Welfare Provision in Sweden, Poland, the United Kingdom and Malta;
  11. Caruana Francine, The Persistent EU Democratic Deficit: The Power and Legitimacy of the European Parliament;
  12. Cassar Bernardette, The Rural Development Policy 2007-2013. An Analytical study of its effects on the Maltese Environment;
  13. Cassar Rachel, Child Related Cyber Crime - An evaluation of European Union Initiatives;
  14. Darmanin Amber, EU Security Cooperation and the Transatlantic Relationship;
  15. Ebejer Bernice, The Impact of the Lisbon Treaty on the Common Foreign and Security Policy and European Defence and Security Policy;
  16. Falzon Mandy, The Challenge of Identity Theft for the EU's Internal Market;
  17. Farmer Rebecca, Good Governance and Small States: A comparative Study;
  18. Farrugia Kristina, The "Union for the Mediterranean" and its Impact on the Euro-Mediterranean Partnership and the European Neighbourhood Policy;
  19. Gatt Leah, The Trade and Development Policy of the EU with a special focus on West Sub-Saharan African Countries;
  20. Grech Christabel, The Effect of the Bosman Ruling on Sports in Europe;
  21. Grech Simon, EU and NATO: Security in the "New" New World Order;
  22. Pace Paul, Trafficking in Illegal Drugs: The EU's response;
  23. Powell Geraldine, Combating Organised Crime in Italy: the Effects of EU Membership;
  24. Sant Estelle, EU Policies to Enhance Employability;
  25. Sarsero Nicole, The Role of Cyprus Luxembourg and Malta in the European Security and Defence Policy;
  26. Sciberras Chirelle, Does the Development of ESDP Erode the Status of EU as a Civilian Power?;
  27. Sultana Daniela, To What Extent can the European Union be said to be Secular?;
  28. Southward Robert, The European Union's Energy Policy and Climate Change;
  29. Vassallo Malcolm, Implications of Schengen upon Small States;
  30. Vassallo Victoria, The Transposition into Maltese Law of the EC Directives on Employee Involvement;
  31. Zammit Sarah, EU Enlargement to the Western Balkans: Political and Economic Perspectives.


  1. Attard Anthony, The Free Movement of Workers in the EU and its Impact on the Maltese Labour Market;
  2. Attard Sarah, EU's Policy on Global Climate Change;
  3. Borg Josephine, A Comparative Study of Euroscepticism in the UK and Malta;
  4. Borg Laura, Franco-Turkish Relations and Turkey's EU Accession Bid;
  5. Bugeja Elizabeth, The Internal and External Dimensions of the EU'S Fight against Organised Crime;
  6. Buhagiar Stefan, Roma and Sinti Communities in Europe:  Present Situation and Europe's Response;
  7. Buttigieg Clayton, The Common Fisheries Policy and the Conservation of Maltese Islands' Marine Ecosystem;
  8. Camilleri Chanel, The Schengen Acquis:  Building a Fortress Europe?;
  9. Caruana Moira, The Participation of Neutral States in the European Security and Defence Policy;
  10. Cassar Abraham James, The Effect of the EU Internet Gaming Policies on Malta;
  11. Cordina Yves, Biometrics and Security in EU Border Control;
  12. Delia Albert, A Comparative Study of EU Funding Accessed by Catholic Organizations in the EU and Malta;
  13. Falzon Maria, The European Union and the Future of Kosovo;
  14. Gafa Lisa, EU Policy in Combatting Organised Crime;
  15. Gippner Olivia, Germany's Position on Turkey's EU Membership Application;
  16. Giusti Lisa, The CFSP and China: The EU in Crisis Management, Pooled Power or Shared Weaknesses?;
  17. Scicluna Daniela, Transatlantic Relations and the Iraqi Crisis;
  18. Sciortino Amanda, Establishing the Best Practices in the Administration of EU Funds at a National Level: The Case of Malta and Ireland;
  19. Seguna Victoria Marie, The Europeanization Process in the Baltic States from Soviet Stalinism to Post-European Union Membership;
  20. Seychell Diane, To What Extent has EU Membership Influenced the Foreign-Policy Making of the Small Member States? The Case of Malta;
  21. Sterbova Ivana, Predictive Health Information in the Fields of Insurance, Education and  Labour in Europe;
  22. Vella Ruth, The Threat of Terrorism in the EU and EU Small States: Is enough being done to deal with it?


  1. Abela Victor, Rebuilding Kosovo: How Malta as a Small State can contribute to the EU's Humanitarian Assistance;
  2. Aquilina Annalise, Gender Equality in the EU: A Comparative Analysis on Sweden, Denmark and Belgium vis-a'-vis Malta, Italy and Spain;
  3. Aquilina Paul, Complimentarity of EU Foreign Policy Tools: The Case of Sub Sahara Africa;
  4. Attard Reinhard, An Assessment of Malta's Implementation of the EU's Waste Management Policies regarding Household Waste;
  5. Bitar Rosso Alia, The Ethical and Political Debate on the Funding of Embryonic Stem Cell Research under the 7th Framework Programme (FP7);
  6. Borg Maria Victoria, The EU's Strategic Independence from the US: The Political and Security Implications, the Case Study of the Galileo Satellite Navigation System;
  7. Borg Camilleri Joseph, To what extent is Harmonization of the Rules on Personal Identification from a Security Perspective feasible in the EU?;
  8. Callus Bjorn, The Role of the PSE in the European Parliament and the Participation of the Maltese MEPs;
  9. Caruana Marcon, The EU's Role in the Middle East Process: The Case of Lebanon 2006;
  10. Cassar Lavinia, An Analytical Study of the Democratic Deficit in the EU;
  11. Cassar Marsim, The EU Air Transport Policy: Competitiveness and Cohesion;
  12. Cutajar Diana, Wine Labeling in the EU;
  13. Demicoli Denise, EU Policy in the Area of Police and Judicial Co-operation in Criminal Matters;
  14. Ellul Alexandra, The Debate on Stem Cell Research in the EU;
  15. Engerer Cyrus, The European Parliament's Legislative Power: Developments, The Constitution and Future Prospects;
  16. Falzon Monique, The European Union's Trade Relations with African, Caribbean and Pacific Countries: Market Access and Poverty Alleviation;
  17. Farrugia Maria Christina, Schengen's Open Border Policy: Its Effect on European Security;
  18. Fenech Lara Anne, An Analytical Review of the EU's Legislation on Money Laundering Activities and their Relevance to Malta;
  19. Fenech Rodianne, The Analysis of the European Commission Decision Against Microsoft Case;
  20. Ferriggi Annalisa, Irregular Immigration and the Role of the EU in Recent Developments: Case Studies of Spain and Malta;
  21. Formosa Kurt, Christianity's Role in the Definition of the Values and Objectives of the European Union: Past, Present and Future;
  22. Lesniewska Karolina, The Potential Threat of Cyber Terrorism to Europe:  Is the EU's Response Adequate?;
  23. Mallia Christian, State Aid to the Film and Audiovisual Industry;
  24. Mamo Abigail, Better Regulations for SMEs - the Case of REACH;
  25. Mangion Stefania, The EU's Global Role: A Growing Partnership with the Co-operation Council of the Arab States of the Gulf;
  26. Meli Andrew, The EU's Response to Crisis Situations in Collaboration with the UN and NATO;
  27. Pajic Milan, Serbia's Prospects for EU Membership;
  28. Pallmar Dagmar, European Security Co-operation: The Importance of Franco-German Relations;
  29. Rosso Ylenia, Maintaining Diversity and Identity in the EU's Food and Drink Sector;
  30. Schranz Lara, Illegal Immigration in Malta: Policy Options for the Future;
  31. Scicluna Adriana, The Application of Article 82 of the EC Treaty to Exclusionary Abuses the Way Ahead;
  32. Scicluna Mariella, The Theoretical Approaches to Understanding: The Evolving European Union;
  33. Spiteri Shaw Anton, A Stronger European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP) as the key to a more Secure Europe?;
  34. Tonna Charlene, The Adoption of the EURO and its Impact on the Maltese Economy;
  35. Vella John, Implementation in Malta of the Main Road Haulage Measures in the Acquis Communautaire;
  36. Zarb Claire, Fair Competition Law in Small Market Economies: Policy Direction, Institutions and Enforcement;
  37. Zerafa Ian, Economic and Political Mechanisms of EU Foreign Policy:  The Case of the Maghreb.

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  1. Attard Nicholas, The Shift from Classical Security Threats and its Implication on the EU's Defense Policy;
  2. Azzopardi Daniel, The Role of the EU in Combating Regional Terrorist Groups
  3. Bajada Josette, Turkish EU Membership - Threatened by the Cyprus Problem?
  4. Borg Joseph, Malta's Alignment with the Maastricht Convergence Criteria;
  5. Camilleri Alison, The Application of EC Competition Policy by the Maltese Competition Authorities;
  6. Camilleri Van Ek Nynke Johanna, The Challenge of Human Trafficking in the Area of Freedom, Security and Justice of the EU;
  7. Ciscaldi Maria Carla, The Main Causes of the Decline in Voter Turnout for the European Parliamentary Elections: 1979-2004;
  8. Dayal Francesca, The Effects of EU Membership on Cypriot National Politics;
  9. Demajo Rachel, EU Relations with Switzerland: A 'Special' Case;
  10. Dimech Alanna, European Security and the Middle East: Analysing the EU's Relationship with Iran and Syria
  11. Ebejer Latimer, EU Acquis concerning Women's Rights in the Employment Sector.  To what extent is Maltese Legislation compatible?;
  12. Ebejer Phaedra, The Right to Family Life in the European Union: with particular reference to Malta, Spain and England;
  13. Gatt Maria, The EU and Economic Integration in Arab Mediterranean Countries;
  14. Gili Suzanne, Young Workers: Rights and Obligations under the EU's Occupational Health and Safety Legislation;
  15. Gollcher Annika, EU Membership: A Missed Opportunity for Cypriot Reunification;
  16. Grech Martin, The Euro-Mediterranean Peace Process: 10 Years after Barcelona;
  17. Magri David, The EU Policy in Relation to the Proliferation of WMD in the Middle East: Too Little too Late?  The Case of Iran;
  18. Mamo Rachel, The Interface between National and EU Foreign Policy in the CFSP.  The Case in Finland;
  19. Micallef Randolph, The Effects of 9/11 and Subsequent Events on the EU's Anti-Terrorism Policies;
  20. Shead Vanessa, Refugee Policy within the European Union and Malta;
  21. Spiteri Diana, How prepared is the European Union for another Bosnia-type Situation?;
  22. Testa Marie Claire, Federal and Confederal Influences in the EU Constitution;
  23. Vella Gregory Simon Peter, The Effect of EU Membership on the Role and Expectations of Maltese Local Councils;
  24. Vella Muscat Mark, Influencing the EU: An Analysis  of the Way in which Interest Groups influence EU Decision Makers;


  1. Azzopardi Jennifer, The Ratification of the European Constitution: The State of Play in the Union's Micro states;
  2. Azzopardi Robert, The USA'S and EU's Response to Global Challenges: Terrorism;
  3. Borg Ryan, UK's Stands on the CFSP since the St.Malo Declaration;
  4. Bugeja Nicholas, A Focus on EU-US Trade Relations.  The Genetically Modified Organism (GMO) Controversy;
  5. Buttigieg Alexander, Ireland's Economic Performance and the EUs Structural and Cohesion Funds: Lessons for the New Member States;
  6. Camilleri Abigail, The Administrative Structures to operate Regional Policy in Malta: How do they compare with Member State Practice? A Comparative Study on Ireland, the Czech Republic and Malta;
  7. Camilleri Justin, Maltese Disabled Activists Understanding of the European Union;
  8. Carabott Tania, Democracy in the Arab World - an Analysis of the Democratic Situation in the Region;
  9. Chetcuti Alison, Spain's Transition to Democracy, and Eventual Conformity to the Copenhagen Criteria, Especially in the Area of Human Rights;
  10. Facciol Justin, National vs European Social Policy: How are they co-existing? A Maltese Perspective;
  11. Farrugia Brian, Measures to Encourage Youth Employment in Europe;
  12. Fenech Andre', Ireland and its participation in the Common Foreign Security Policy (CFSP) and the European Security and Defense Policy (ESDP) since Maastricht;
  13. Fenech Valerie, Women's Rights in Turkey and Steps Towards Gender Equality;
  14. Kalinina Julie, The Development of Democracy in Russia after Communism: External Influences;
  15. Kuymizakis Adam, Cyprus EU Membership and the Resolution of the Cyprus Problem;
  16. Mansfield David, Assessing the Effects of Terrorism on National Security Policies: The Case of Britain and France;
  17. Micallef Maria, The Ratification of the European Constitution in Britain and France;
  18. Pace Roberto, The European Security and Defense Policy: Strenghtening a Climate of Security in the Mediterranean and avoiding a North/South Rift;
  19. Portelli Joanna Rose, The European Constitution and its impact on Decision Making Procedures within the EU;
  20. Said Janet, The Progressive Development of Europeanization in Malta: A Comparative Analysis;
  21. Vella Darren, Christianity and the European Union - Continuum and Dichotomy;
  22. Vella Philip, Assessing the EU's Main Security Threats. The Terrorist Threat and EU Counter Measures;
  23. Vella Fonde' Kurt, The Influence of Europe's Political Groups in the European Parliament: The Case of the E.P.P. and the C.F.S.P.;
  24. Zakamskaya Daria,The Co-operation between the European Union and Russia, the energy sector: oil, gas, coal;
  25. Zammit Marmara Keith, Assisting the Families of the Disabled: EU Policy and the Maltese Response.

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  1. Abdilla Fredrick, Socio-Legal Rights of Immigrants in the EU: Evolution and Trends;
  2. Azzopardi Claire, The Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction: Challenges to European Security in the Mediterranean Region;
  3. Azzopardi Jennifer, The Global Fight Against Terrorism: A look at EU-US Relations;
  4. Borg Claudine, Adopting the EU's Environmental Acquis with regards to Solid Waste Disposal: The Cases of Malta and Greece;
  5. Camilleri Darren, 19th Century Ideas on European Unity and their Influence on the European Union;
  6. Farrugia Nicola, The Human Rights Conditionality in the Euro-Mediterranean Partnership Agreements: A Comparison of the Strands of the European Parliament, the Council and the European Commission;
  7. Galea Alexandra, The Western Mediterranean and Illegal Immigration: What Role for the EU? A Case Study: Malta, Italy, France and Spain;
  8. Galea Sandra, An Evaluation of the European Council's Evolving Role and Decision Making Competence within the Wider European Union Structure: Case Study - Determining the European Union's Relationship with Turkey;
  9. Gauchi Borda Ian, National Parliaments and the European Union: An Analysis of the Role and Influence of the EU Committees within the National Parliaments, Using the UK and Italy as Case Studies;
  10. Grech Ryan, The Use of Force and Alternative Approaches in Meeting Current Security Threats in the Mediterranean Region;
  11. Houlton Fleur Ann, Europeanisation and the Challenge of Institutional Adaptation in Malta: Learning from the United Kingdom Experience;
  12. Micallef Joseph, Islands in the EU - The Transport Question;
  13. Portelli Andre', The Rights of the Unborn Child in Europe;
  14. Psaila Fabian, The Maltese Wine Industry in the Light of European Union Membership: The Economic Aspect;
  15. Saliba Ludwig, Small States and EU Institutional Reform;
  16. Schembri Jean-Pierre, The Efficiency of the CFSP: The Case of the Arab-Israeli Conflict;
  17. Tufigno Emily, The Division of Competences between the Institutions and the Member States of the EU in the Draft Constitution: Has the Balance Shifted?

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  1. Borg Kenneth, The Effectiveness of Waste Management Strategies in the European Union with Emphasis on the Legal Regime Regulating Waste;
  2. Borg Myatt Alwyn, Equal Opportunities in Employment and Education for Persons with Disabilities in the EU;
  3. Caruana Henri, The Barcelona Process and its Impact on Malta's Relations with the Non-Member Countries of the Mediterranean;
  4. Caruana Johann, Women: Work and Gender Equality in the EU - A Maltese Perspective;
  5. Dato Mallia Allison, The Impact of EU Enlargement on the Union's Relations with Russia;
  6. Farrugia Joseph, The EU's CFSP and the TransAtlantic Relationship;
  7. Flores Martin Ilaria, Gibraltar: Its Current and Future Status Within the EU;
  8. Jahaj Suela, A Historical Analysis of the Politics and Legal Measures regarding Racism and Eelligious Intolerance (Emphasis on Xenophobia) in the EU;
  9. Mallia Daniela, The Effectiveness of Small EU States in the CFSP with Reference to the Experience of Ireland and Luxembourg: Some Lessons for Malta;
  10. Micallef Jean Paul, The Likely Impact of EC Law on Ozone Depleting Substances on Malta;
  11. Psaila Alfred, Safeguarding the Maltese Cultural and National Heritage through EU Policies and Programmes;
  12. Spiteri Edward, The Human Rights Dimension of the Euro-Mediterranean Partnership: Achievements, Failures and the way forward;
  13. Spiteri Paris Nicholas, The Development of the EU's CFSP - The Impact of the Balkan Crisis.


  1. Alshinawi Kamran, The Economic Impact of the Euro-Mediterranean Partnership on the Agriculture Sector of the European Union and its Mediterranean Partners;
  2. Borg Emanuel, Exploring the attitude of the Roman Catholic Church towards European Integration
  3. Braginets Irina, Environmental Liability - Enforcement, Remedial Measures and Environmental Damages in the Scope of the European Commission's White Paper;
  4. Cordina Corinne, Legitimate Governance in the EU:  The Implications of the White Paper on European Governance;
  5. Depasquale Maria, Sustainable Pension Systems in the EU: A Selective Perspective
  6. El-Khatib Hanan, Aspects of Mediation in the Mediterranean Peace Process;
  7. Gay Sarah Jennifer, The Impact of the Freedom of Movement on the Tourism Industry, in the Event of Malta Joining the EU;
  8. Grech Stefan, Exploring the Finalite' Politique of a Post-Nice European Union;
  9. Mizzi Kevin, Island Regions in the European Union Regional Policy with a Particular Focus on the Maltese Archipelago in the Event that Malta Joins the European Union;
  10. Morgan Salvatore, The Debate on the Future Enlargement of the EU to the East: A Perspective on the Agricultural Dimension of the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland;
  11. Muscat Graziella, The European Struggle against Drug Trafficking;
  12. Pace Lupi Christine, Turkey's EU Membership Application and its Human Rights Record;
  13. Rizzo Norbert, The Lander in Germany's Political System - A Model for the Regions in a Future European Union;
  14. Said Philippa, The Schengen Acquis and Arising Issues Challenging the External Border of an Enlarged EU: Asylum and Immigration;
  15. Sammut Andrew D., Interdependence and the EU: Confronting Global Crisis;
  16. Silver Lara C. A., A Critical Analysis of the Council for Mutual Economic Assistance: A Review of its Triumphs and Shortcomings;
  17. Steward Marie Bernardette, The European Union's Environment Policy on the Protection of the Ozone Layer and its Impact on Economic Competitiveness;
  18. Vella Anita, Small States in a European Union Based on Federal Principles;
  19. Zahra Keith, Europe in the 21st Century:  An Independent Security System? 


  1. Franke Christian, Governmental Regulation Versus Self-Regulation of the Internet: The approaches taken by the European Union and the United States - A Comparative Study;
  2. Pace Christine, The Main Issues related to the rights of Migrant workers and Members of their Families in the European Union;
  3. Xuereb Godwin, Enlargement of the European Union: Bulgaria's Security Challenges in the the Post-Communist Era


  1. Micallef Joseph, The Reform of the European Union's Common Agriculture Policy and  some implications for Malta in the Context of European Union Membership;
  2. Micallef Grimaud Jean, The 'Think Small First' Concept:  A critical perspective of EU and Maltese SME Policy;
  3. Schranz John A., Malta's EU Membership within the Context of globalisation.
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