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Regulating Services in the European Union$
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Vassilis Hatzopoulos

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780199572663

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2012

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199572663.001.0001

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Economic v. Non‐economic Services

Economic v. Non‐economic Services

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(p.38) 2 Economic v. Non‐economic Services
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Regulating Services in the European Union
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Vassilis Hatzopoulos

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199572663.003.0002

This chapter delves into the legal definition of services under EU law, by examining the core question: ‘What is in a market’? It also looks at how the boundaries between market and non-market activities are drawn within the EU. The chapter is organized as follows. Section A examines the political debate about the contours of the concept of services of general interest, non-economic by nature, and their opposition to services of general economic interest. Section B considers the various techniques followed by the Court in order to accommodate the application of the Treaty rules to certain activities which may not, as a matter of fact, be provided within the market.

Keywords:   EU law, services regulation, market activities, non-market activities, economic interest

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