Short Bio

Lukasz Gruszczynski is an associate professor of international law at the Institute of Law Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences (Warsaw, Poland). He is also a guest lecturer of international trade law and European law at the Kozminski Academy and Warsaw University. Prof. Gruszczynski graduated from Jagiellonian University in Cracow (M.A.) and the Central European University in Budapest (LL.M.). In 2008 he earned his Ph.D. from the European University Institute in Florence. Prof. Gruszczynski was also a visiting researcher at the University of Michigan Law School and Cambridge University as well as an intern at the Legal Affairs Division of the World Trade Organization. Currently he is a research fellow at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences Centre for Social Sciences Institute for Legal Studies and Pázmány Péter Catholic University. Prof. Gruszczynski is also a Managing Co-Editor of the Polish Yearbook of International Law and a correspondent editor of the European Journal of Risk Regulation.

Research interests

His current research focuses on international trade law (in particular WTO law), regional economic integration and regulation of tobacco products.

Publications (selected)

• Tobacco and International Trade: Recent Activities of the FCTC Conference of the Parties, 49(4) Journal of World Trade 665 (2015)
• The New Tobacco Products Directive and WTO Law: Much Ado about Nothing?, 10(1) Asian Journal of WTO & International Health and Policy 115 (2015)
• Deference in International Courts and Tribunals: Standard of Review and Margin of Appreciation, Oxford University Press, Oxford: 2014 (with W. Werner as editors)
• Standards of Review in International Investment Law and Arbitration: Multilevel Governance and the Commonwealth (co-authored with V. Vadi), 16(3) Journal of International Economic Law (2013)
• Regulating Health and Environmental Risks under WTO Law. A Critical Analysis of the SPS Agreement, Oxford University Press, Oxford: 2010