The public administration of the internal market
Title: The public administration of the internal market
Citation: Groningen : Europa Law Publishing, 
ISBN: 9789089521651; 9789089521668
This book is borne out of the observation of a certain gap in the legal literature on the European internal market, which has traditionally focused on substantive issues - such as the content and the scope of the rules on free movement, including adjacent policies such as State aid control - and on their impact on the allocation of powers between the European institutions and Member States. Little attention has been devoted to the way in which these rules shape the administrative institutions in charge of securing the internal market. This is, precisely, the subject of this book. The book builds on the notion of "European administrative union" and, hence, on an understanding of the European administration as a sum of institutions, bodies or agencies - both European and national - which act cooperatively. It is against this complex reality that the different chapters of the book scrutinize the organizational and procedural specificities of the different public administrations that interact in the internal market. Some chapters address these issues from a cross-sector perspective (e.g., the studies on the public administration associated to the four fundamental freedoms or the study on independent regulatory authorities) while others do so from a sector-specific perspective (e.g., the studies on the banking union, the European system of State aid control, the European networks of competition and food authorities, or the administrative implications of public procurement rules). The combination of both perspectives provides new insights into the administrative dimension of the internal market.
Table of Contents:
-- Chapter 1 : An Economic Introduction to the European Internal Market: Current Situation and Regulatory Challenges, Asunción López and José M. Mella -- Chapter 2 Cooperative Administrations and Free Movement Goods: The Example of Food Safety Management in the European Internal Market, Juan Antonio Chinchilla Peinado -- Chapter 3 Free Movement of Professionals: the Mutual Recognition Administration, Jorge Agudo González -- Chapter 4 Administrative Controls and Free Movement of Services within the Internal Market, Mónica Domínguez Martín -- Chapter 5 The Banking Union as an Integration and Consolidation Tool of the European Internal Market, Federico Steinberg -- Chapter 6 The Administration for the Enforcement of European Competition Law, Julia Ortega Bernardo -- Chapter 7 The Administration of the Rules on State Aid, Fernando Pastor Merchante -- Chapter 8 Organisational Forms and Structures of the Public Procurement Administration in the European Internal Market, Silvia Díez Sastre -- Chapter 9 Limitations on Fees Levied to Finance the Administrations of the Internal Market, César Martínez Sánchez -- Chapter 10 The ‘Union of Independent Regulatory Authorities’ of the European Internal Market, Francisco Velasco Caballero -- Chapter 11 The Cooperative Administration in the Internal Market: In Search of a Typology, Jorge Agudo González