On 8 February 2009, almost 60 percent of Swiss voters supported the extension of the bilateral EU-Switzerland agreement on the free movement of workers to workers from Romania and Bulgaria. This clear endorsement of the free movement of Romanian and Bulgarian workers in the Swiss labour market is noteworthy because the Swiss People Party (SVP) […]
Roland Erne has been lecturer at UCD since 2003. He is a visiting fellow and adjunct professor at the Department of International and Comparative Labor, ILR School, Cornell University and was Marie Curie Fellow at the Center for the Study of Social Justice, University of Oxford. He is a graduate of the Freie Universitaet Berlin and Sciences Po (Paris) and obtained his PhD in political sciences at the European University Institute in Florence.