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Title Constructing a policy-making state? : policy dynamics in the EU / edited by Jeremy Richardson
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 420 pages)
Contents Part I: Supranational State Building in the European Union / Jeremy Richardson ; Agenda-Setting and the Formation of an EU Policy-Making State / Sebastiaan Princen. -- Part II: Competition Policy: the Evolution of Commission Control / Michael Blauberger ; From the Treaty of Paris to Globalization: Steel and its 'Escape' from EU Governance / Geoffrey Dudley and Jeremy Richardson ; Globalization and Internal Policy Dynamics in the Reform of the Common Agricultural Policy / Carsten Daugbjerg ; Environmental Policy: Governing by Multiple Instruments? / Andrew Jordan, David Benson, Rudiger Wurzel, and Anthony Zito ; Policy Entrepreneurship, Group Mobilisation and the Creation of a New Policy Domain: Women's Rights and the European Union, Sonia Mazey. -- Part III: Inching Towards a Common Energy Policy: Entrepreneurship, Incrementalism, and Windows of Opportunity / Burkard Eberlein ; The EMU Paradox: Centralization and Decentralization in EU Macroeconomic Policy / Dermot Hodson ; Financial Regulation in Europe: From the Battle of the Systems to a Jacobinist EU / Emiliano Grossman and Patrick Leblond ; The Dynamics of EU Migration Policy: from Maastricht to Lisbon / Arne Niemann ; The EU's Foreign Economic Policies: Limits to Delegation / Andreas Dur ; Developing a 'Comprehensive Approach' to International Security: Institutional Learning and the CSDP / Michael Smith ; Polity-Making without Policy-Making: European Union Health Care Services Policy / Scott Greer ; Promoting Policy Dynamism: The Pathways Interlinking Neofunctionalism and Integovernmentalism / Gerda Falkner ; Governance Institutions and Policy Implementation in the European Union / Christoph Knill and Jale Tosun ; The Onward March of Europeanization: Tectonic Movement and Seismic Events / Jeremy Richardson
Summary A guide to how the European Union really works, in which 12 policy sectors are analysed by some of the leading EU scholars in the world. It considers how policy is made at the EU level, who is involved, which are the key institutions, and if they are pro-integration
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Policy sciences -- European Union countries -- Case studies
Policy sciences -- European Union countries
LAW -- International.
Policy sciences.
Europe -- European Union countries.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Richardson, J. J. (Jeremy John), 1942-
ISBN 0191611492 (electronic bk.)
0191741531 (ebook)
1283639483 (MyiLibrary)
9780191611490 (electronic bk.)
9780191741531 (ebook)
9781283639484 (MyiLibrary)