Title:The City without Qualities. Political Theories of Globalization in European Cities Author(s):DE FRANTZ, MonikaDate:2007Type:Working PaperSeries/Number:EUI SPS; 2007/04Abstract:While urban political economy tends to generalize the functional economic pressures upon socio-political transformations of cities, European research has stressed the importance of historical context and political institutions. ...
Title:Society and political parties in Europe after the fall of the Berlin wall Author(s):DIAMANTI, Ilvo; LELLO, Elisa; BORDIGNON, Fabio; DELLA PORTA, Donatella; BAGNASCO, Arnaldo; ROSITI, Franco; SANTORO, MarcoDate:2007Citation:
- Rassegna italiana di sociologia, 2007, XLVIII, 3, 383-532
Title:Challenging the Commission's right of initiative? Conditions for institutional change and stability Author(s):RASMUSSEN, AnneDate:2007Citation:
- West European politics, 2007, 30, 2, 244-264
Type:ArticleAbstract:This article examines the conditions under which informal institutional change between EU Treaties becomes formalised in subsequent Treaties. Recent developments in institutional theory show how formal rule changes often ...
Title:Contested competences in the European Union Author(s):FARRELL, Henry; HERITIER, AdrienneDate:2007Citation:
- West European politics, 2007, 30, 2, 227-243
Type:ArticleAbstract:In this article, we set out an approach to European Union politics that seeks to explain its development using theories of institutional change. In contrast to dominant theories which assume that the Treaties, the governing ...
Title:Evaluating the forces of interstitial institutional change Author(s):FARRELL, Henry; HERITIER, AdrienneDate:2007Citation:
- West European politics, 2007, 30, 2, 405-415
Type:ArticleAbstract:The articles in this volume provide evidence supporting the claim that organisational actors within the EU do engage in contestation over competences over a wide variety of legislative and policy-making procedures. Far ...
Title:Contested competences in Europe: incomplete contracts and interstitial institutional change Author(s):RASMUSSEN, Anne; BOUWEN, Pieter; FARRELL, Henry; HERITIER, Adrienne; JUPILLE, Joseph; SORIANO, Leonor Moral; BERGSTRÖM, Carl-Fredrik; MOURY, Catherine; CAPORASO, James A.Date:2007Citation:
- West European politics, 2007, 30, 2, 227-415
Title:Irish explanations Author(s):KEATING, MichaelDate:2006Citation:
- European political science, 2006, 5, 4, 434-340
Preventing the Future: Why was Ireland so Poor for so Long?
(Dublin: Gill and Macmillan, 2004), xiv+278pp., ISBN: 0717137716
The Economy of Ireland: National and Sectoral Policy Issues
Title:New regionalism and regional integration: the role of national institutions Author(s):OBYDENKOVA, AnastassiaDate:2006Citation:
- Cambridge review of international affairs, 2006, 19, 4, 589-610
Type:ArticleAbstract:This article focuses, first, on the under-explored issues of new regionalism: its subnational level and transnational regional cooperation as an initial stage of new regionalism. Second, it analyses the development of new ...
Title:European integration and the potential for Mercosur integration Author(s):MALAMUD, Andres; SCHMITTER, Philippe C.Date:2006Citation:
- Desarrollo económico, 2006, 46, 181, 3-32
Type:ArticleAbstract:La experiencia de integración regional de la Unión Europea (UE) ha sido la más exitosa entre todos los intentos realizados en este sentido. Es, pues, la que más probablemente pueda brindar enseñanzas para aquellas regiones ...