Antwerp, Belgium

Transatlantic Trade Politics

when 7 July 2022 - 14 July 2022
language English
duration 1 week
credits 4 EC
fee EUR 200

A unique opportunity to specialize in the politics of transatlantic trade in an historic financial centre where transatlantic trade was born. From historical perspectives on the transatlantic relationship to modern geopolitical challenges, this interdisciplinary course offers expert insights into the dynamics driving trade politics between Europe and the Americas.

Target group

Advanced Bachelor, Master and early PhD students with an interest in the political science, history and political economy of transatlantic and international trade, as well as its current geopolitics and politicization. Early career professionals from European institutions as well as civil society organisations are equally welcome to attend.

Fee info

EUR 200: Fee includes course materials, lunch on each day of courses, farewell dinner (BBQ), and a historical tour of Antwerp by Prof Dirk De Bièvre. This fee does not include travel and accommodation.


A limited number of grants covering the cost of travel, accommodation and/or course fees are available, based on the applicants' needs. If applying for a scholarship, please include a statement explaining why you should benefit from this assistance.