2017 - Page 2

Journal of European Integration
Published June 12, 2017 11:04 AM

Cathrine Holst has co-authored this article in Social Epistemology with Anders Molander. They  discuss the conditions for legitimate expert arrangements within a democratic order and from a deliberative systems approach.

Journal of European Integration
Published June 8, 2017 11:13 AM

This study by Eva Krick depicts the German government’s strategy of building societal consensus on its 'energy transition'.

Journal of European Integration
Published June 7, 2017 2:11 PM

In this article in Cooperation and Conflict, Johanne Døhlie Saltnes argues that the European Union chose not to sanction Rwanda because of concerns over the negative impact of sanctions on the social and economic conditions in the country. 

Journal of European Integration
Published June 1, 2017 9:15 AM

By using concepts of historic responsibility, Christopher Lord discusses whether decisions member states take together can constrain how any one of them can justifiably leave the EU in the article published in the Journal of European Integration.

Published May 29, 2017 11:07 AM

In her contribution to European Enlargement across Rounds and Beyond Borders, Helene Sjursen suggests that an examination of the EU's enlargement decisions can provide important insights into the Union's own understanding or what it is or should be. 

Journal of European Integration
Published May 24, 2017 9:24 AM

In this latest article in Journal of European Integration, Mai'a Cross argues that European external borders are actually becoming stronger, not weaker, despite the renewed emphasis on national borders within Europe. 

Published May 22, 2017 11:34 AM

In this article, Cathrine Holst and Johan Christensen address both empirical and normative questions about the changing role of academic knowledge on ad hoc advisory commissions through an analysis of Norwegian Official Commissions.

Published Apr. 11, 2017 1:36 PM

Eva Krick presents a comprehensive assessment of input- and output-related dimensions of democratic legitimacy in her recent article. The study challenges the widespread assumption that the decision rule of ‘consensus’, whereby decisions are made by ‘tacit consent’, grants veto power to each participant.

Published Apr. 11, 2017 10:51 AM

ARENA Working Paper 5/2017 (pdf)

Marianne Riddervold and Ruxandra-Laura Bosilca

Published Mar. 24, 2017 10:14 AM

This report edited by Enrico Fassi and Sonia Lucarelli provides a preliminary insight into the EU’s migration policies by examining concepts and understandings as well as their actual application in a set of national cases.

Published Mar. 22, 2017 9:43 AM

In the newly published book Democratic Accountability, Political Order, and Change Johan P. Olsen examines democratic accountability as a mechanism by which citizens are supposed to influence and control their elected representatives, non-elected officials, and other power holders. 

Published Mar. 16, 2017 11:25 AM

Erle Inderhaug belyser EUs likestillingspolitikk gjennom en casestudie av den politiske prosessen knyttet til direktivforslaget for å forbedre kjønnsbalansen i bedriftsstyrer i denne rapporten.

Published Mar. 15, 2017 10:28 AM

Chris Lord argues in this article 'An Indirect Legitimacy Argument for a Directly Elected European Parliament' that a directly elected European Parliament could help national democracies meet their own obligations to their own demoi to secure conditions of democratic self-government. 

Published Mar. 14, 2017 9:48 AM

Edited by John Erik Fossum and Markus Jachtenfuchs this special issue of Journal of European Public Policy is devoted to the challenges of federalism focusing on the case of EU .

Published Mar. 14, 2017 9:35 AM

From reflecting on the EU experience, John Erik Fossum contributes with an article on democratic federalization in the special issue of Journal of European Public Policy.

Published Mar. 6, 2017 1:08 PM

ARENA Working Paper 4/2017 (pdf)

Erik O. Eriksen

Published Mar. 3, 2017 8:38 AM

This insightful analysis by Mai'a K. Davis Cross explores the patterns seen in the three major existential crises that have affected the resilience of the European Union in the first few years of the twenty-first century. Using a comparative framework, it will appeal to scholars in political science, sociology, international relations, communications, and media studies.

Published Feb. 17, 2017 11:45 AM

ARENA Working Paper 3/2017 (pdf)

Christopher Lord

Published Feb. 15, 2017 9:07 AM

Jarle Trondal,  Zuzana Murdoch and Benny Geys have published an article in Governance, examining how pre- and postrecruitment factors shape the perceptions of European Commission officials.

Published Feb. 13, 2017 9:12 AM

I boken Hvordan virker EU? gir Espen D.H. Olsen, Guri Rosén og Jarle Trondal en grundig, men lettfattelig innføring i hvordan EU er organisert og fungerer i praksis.

Published Feb. 9, 2017 10:36 AM

ARENA Working Paper 2/2017 (pdf)

Agustín José Menéndez

Published Feb. 3, 2017 11:56 AM

In this article of Journal of European Integration, Diego Praino, former guest researcher at ARENA, seeks to understand to what extent the EU system of government differs from more traditional regime types. 

Published Feb. 2, 2017 3:32 PM

ARENA Working Paper 1/2017 (pdf)

Erik Oddvar Eriksen

Published Feb. 1, 2017 9:40 AM

In the volume Governing Europe. How to Make the EU More Efficient and Democratic John Erik Fossum contributes with the book chapter on the nature of the democratic-legitimacy problem facing the EU in the context of crisis. 

Published Feb. 1, 2017 8:48 AM

In this newly published article in the European Political Science Review Jarle Trondal and Michael W. Bauer attempt to advance the understanding of the European administrative order by establishing meaningful categories that may capture the essential and enduring characteristics of such an order.