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An open-and-shut case on cross-border COVID-19 restrictions
The COVID-19 pandemic, which has gripped the world since March 2020, has created specific legal and administrative challenges for the EU’s cross-border regions. A recent study, entitled ‘The effects of COVID-19 induced border closures on cross-border regions’, analyses the impact of the restrictions implemented by Member States on around 150 million Europeans during the first three months of the crisis.