© Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, 2008 DOI: 10.1163/157181608X376872 European Journal of Migration and Law 10 (2008) 411–438 www.brill.nl/emil EC Visa Facilitation and Readmission Agreements: A New Standard EU Foreign Policy Tool? Florian Trauner * Researcher, Institute for European Integration Research, Austrian Academy of Scences, Vienna Imke Kruse * Researcher, Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin Abstract Th is article oﬀ ers an analysis of the objective, substance and political implications of EC visa facilitation and readmission agreements. Th ese agreements have gained increasing importance in EU foreign policy making because the EU has started to view visa facilitation regimes not only as a necessary incentive for the signing of a readmission agreement, but also as a means for mitigating the negative side-eﬀ ects of the Eastern Enlargement. In oﬀ ering more relaxed travel conditions in exchange for endorsement of an EC readmission agreement and reforms in domestic justice and home aﬀ airs, the EU found a new way to pressure for reforms in neighbouring countries while meeting a major source of discontent in these coun- tries. Th e analysis considers the broader implications of these agreements and argues that even if the facilitated travel opportunities are beneﬁ
European Journal of Migration and Law – Brill
Published: Jan 1, 2008
Keywords: STABILISATION AND ASSOCIATION PROCESS; EUROPEAN NEIGHBOURHOOD POLICY; EC VISA FACILITATION AND READMISSION AGREEMENTS; EU; JUSTICE AND HOME AFFAIRS
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