Blog of the International Journal of Constitutional Law

Tag: Second-generation emergency

  • The Emergency Constitution of Greece: Ideal on Paper, Inefficient in Reality

    —Antonios Kouroutakis, Post-Doctoral Fellow, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Wars, social unrest, and armed coups in 20th century Greece informed the drafters of the 1975 Greek Constitution on the issue of emergency.[1] De lege lata, the emergency toolbox of Greece, provides policymakers with a plethora of options to address emergency situations.[2]