Title:Undermining the Principle of Concentration? European Union Regional Policy and the Socio-Economic Disadvantage of European Regions Author(s):CRESCENZI, RiccardoDate:2009Citation:
- Regional Studies, 2009, 43, 1, 111-133
Type:ArticleAbstract:This paper sets out to analyse the regional policy of the European Union by assessing whether the actual distribution of funds to the regions undermines the principle of territorial concentration. The empirical analysis ...
Title:Why Lisbon Fails Author(s):RUTA, MicheleDate:2009Citation:
- Cesifo Economic Studies, 2009, 55, 1, 145-164
Type:ArticleAbstract:This article looks at the political economy of structural reforms and growth in the European Union. As the EU's economy approaches the world technology frontier, structural reforms that increase competition in intermediate ...
Title:Research Note: The Launch of the Euro in the Italian Media - Representations of Political and Economic Integration Author(s):TRIANDAFYLLIDOU, AnnaDate:2003Citation:
- European Journal of Communication, 2003, 18, 2, 255-263
Type:ArticleAbstract:This article has a double aim. Taking as a case study the Italian media coverage on the launch of the common European currency, it shows how the meaning of a public event is defined in different ways by different media ...
Title:A yellow card for the striker : national parliaments and the defeat of EU legislation on the right to strike Author(s):COOPER, IanDate:2015Citation:
- Journal of European public policy, 2015, Vol. 22, No. 10, pp. 1406-1425
Type:ArticleAbstract:In May 2012 national parliaments of the European Union (EU) issued their first yellow card under the Early Warning Mechanism of the Treaty of Lisbon. A sufficient number of them raised objections to a legislative proposal ...
Title:Why give reason? : measuring arguing and bargaining in survey research Author(s):NAURIN, DanielDate:2007Citation:
- Swiss Political Science Review, 2007, Vol. 13, No. 4, pp. 559-575
Type:ArticleAbstract:This article addresses the question of how to define, operationalise and measure empirically the concepts of arguing and bargaining, which are central to the normative theories of deliberative democracy. It points at, and ...
Title:Democratic legitimacy and the European Union Author(s):HOLZHACKER, RonaldDate:2007Citation:
- Journal of European integration, 2007, Vol. 29, No. 3, pp. 257-269
Type:ArticleAbstract:This is an introduction to a Special Issue that first considers representative and deliberative conceptions of democratic legitimacy in the EU, and then presents empirical research on how the institutions of the EU are ...
Title:Internationalization of Bioethics : the search for common norms of bioethics in the EU and the Council of Europe Author(s):TOKTAS, SuleDate:2006Citation:
- Kocaeli Üniversitesi Sosyal Bilimler Enstitüsü Dergisi ; Kocaeli University Journal of the Social Sciences Institute, 2006, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 172-194
Type:ArticleAbstract:In this article, the development of bioethics in one of the most scientifically developed regions of the world - Europe- is discussed with reference to the enactments in the Council of Europe and the European Union. An ...
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