Title:A legal history of the EU's international investment policy Author(s):BASEDOW, Johann RobertDate:2016Citation:
- Journal of world investment & trade, 2016, Vol. 17, No. 5, pp. 743-772
Type:ArticleAbstract:The article traces the evolution of the legal competences of the European Union (EU) in international investment regulation from the Spaak Report (1956) to the Lisbon Treaty (2009). It focuses on the question why and how ...
Title:The causal flow between public opinion and policy : government responsiveness, leadership, or counter movement? Author(s):HAKHVERDIAN, ArmenDate:2012Citation:
- West European politics, 2012, Vol. 35, No. 6 SI, pp. 1386-1406
Type:ArticleAbstract:This article examines the causal relationship between public opinion and policy. Does opinion affect policy or is it the other way around? Three hypotheses take centre stage. The responsiveness hypothesis postulates that ...