Morten Egeberg contributes with a chapter on the European Commission in a key textbook for students and tutors of the EU, European Union Politics. The book has been released in its fifth edition.
In this article in Nordisk Administrativt Tidsskrift (in Norwegian), Jarle Trondal and Dag Ole Teigen analyse the management of government agencies in a multi-level administrative order by means of a case study of Statistics Norway.
Jarle Trondal and Frode Veggeland have published a chapter on conditions for the autonomy of bureaucratic organizations in a volume edited by L. Zamudio, D. Arellano and J. Culebro (in Spanish).
In a new Journal of Common Market Studies article, Jørgen Bølstad and James P. Cross find that one of the last three EU treaties has been successful at increasing legislative efficiency.
Johan P. Olsen and Morten Egeberg both contribute to a new guide on Norwegian organisational research. The book includes selected constitutive and essential texts by Norwegian researchers from the period 1950-2000.
Morten Egeberg and Jarle Trondal have published an article in Public Administration, presenting the ‘coordination dilemma’ within the European Union: Stronger coordination across levels may counteract strong coordination at the national level.
Nina M. Vestlund has published an article in the Journal of European Public Policy, presenting new insights on intra-network decision behaviour. She shows how network participants pool resources under the coordination of an EU agency.
In this report, Nina M. Vestlund studies the decision behaviour within an emerging multilevel EU administration, and finds that decision-making in the system is becoming increasingly normalized and centralized.
In this report (in Swedish), Linn Tomasdotter analyses the interaction between the regional and European level in the implementation of 'smart specialisation', an EU strategy for science and innovation at the regional level.
In this book chapter, Cathrine Holst discusses the equal pay principle. She shows how alternative conceptions of justice in wage formation are shaped by the organizational and institutional context.
Cathrine Holst diskuterer ekspertmakt, med særlig vekt på Jürgen Habermas' kritikk av ekspertstyre i årets siste utgave av Norsk statsvitenskapelig tidsskrift.
Christopher Lord has co-authored an article with Pieter de Wilde on EU politicisation in West European Politics. They argue that domestic conflict may be the most promising basis for the democratic politicisation of the EU via media debate.
Marianne Riddervold and Guri Rosén explore the de facto involvement and influence of the Commission and the European Parliament in the EU's foreign and security policy, finding that the EU has moved beyond intergovernmental cooperation also in this policy area.
Agustín José Menéndez has published an article (in Spanish) in the Italian journal Teoria Politica, in which he argues that the theoretical and empirical basis of the new «financial constitutional law» are deeply flawed.