The fluke of international law that led to an accidental condominium

19 December 2022

Only a short drive from Maastricht, border stones still mark the borders of Neutral Moresnet, a small condominium that was the result of a very peculiar round of border negotiations and for over a hundred years was a tax haven, a gambling paradise and a would-be Esperanto state.

Aron Bosman

Aron is a lecturer in the international and European Law department. He holds an MA in European Studies and an LLM in European law, both from Maastricht University. He obtained his LLB at Leiden University.