Title:The politics of guarding the Treaties : Commission scrutiny of rule of law compliance Author(s):CLOSA, CarlosDate:2018Citation:
- Journal of European public policy, 2018, OnlineFirst
Type:ArticleAbstract:Commission's expectations on eventual compliance explain its different behaviour when dealing with Rule of Law (RoL) crises in Hungary and Poland. Whilst the Commission activated the first stage of the procedure of article ...
Title:Tutelage and regime survival in regional organizations' democracy protection the case of MERCOSUR and UNASUR Author(s):CLOSA, Carlos; PALESTINI CÉSPEDES, StefanoDate:2018Citation:
- World politics, 2018, Vol. 70, No. 3, pp. 443-476
Type:ArticleAbstract:Why do states adopt binding and enforceable democracy clauses at the regional level, thereby permitting neighboring states to monitor and potentially sanction their breaches of democracy? To answer this question, the authors ...