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Expert on Europe

Prof Paulo Vila Maior

Faculty of Arts and Humanities, University of Coimbra (Portugal) & Department of History, European Studies, Archaeology and Arts
External Profiles
  • English
  • French
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
Media Experience
For three years Prof. Vila Maior wrote a weekly column on EU issues on a local newspaper (Grande Porto). He also appeared on local tv stations to comment on political and economic issues. He is a regular commentator on a media blog based in Slovakia (
Prof. Vila Maior's research focuses on European monetary integration, with an emphasis on the Eurozone crisis and on political-economic aspects of EMU. He is also interested in the constitutionalization of the European Union and on citizenship issues.