Barbara was a Phd-fellow at the Europa Institute, working on the interplay between environmental concerns and trade at EU and international level (Addressing global environmental concerns through trade: Extraterritoriality under WTO law from a comparative perspective). Her broader research interests are environmental law, EU decision-making with a focus on balancing of interests and interdisciplinary cooperation.
- Addressing environmental concerns through trade: a case for extraterritoriality?, International and Comparative Law Quarterly 65(1): 229-248. (2016)
- Extraterritorial Environmental Concerns and Public Morals: Testing the Limits of Article XX(a) GATT after Seals, Journal of International Trade and Arbitration Law 5(2): 519-557. (2016)
- The Macondo Oil Spill: a Blessing in Disguise for an Environment-friendly Future for European Waters?, Environmental Liability: Law, Policy and Practice 20(5): 186-196. (2012)
- Annotation: United States - Import Prohibition of Certain Shrimp and Shrimp Products, India and ors v United States, Report of the Appellate Body 12 October 1998, no. WT/DS58/AB/R, ORIL - ITLD 2015 (case note). (2015)