Nettsider med emneord «Democracy»

An old man sitting at a meeting table with a lot of men around him
Publisert 5. des. 2018 15:44

European decision-makers point to flexible relationships with the EU as a way to maintain their countries’ independence and autonomy. New research from ARENA suggests that political differentiation might in fact lead to the opposite, which does not bode well for the UK after Brexit.

Publisert 17. jan. 2017 09:33

Multiple crises have created new legitimacy challenges for the EU. Have the EU’s responses to these crises been legitimate? These questions are addressed by 20 partners in the European PhD network PLATO, which is coordinated by ARENA.

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Publisert 13. juli 2021 08:53

Right-wing terrorists do not pose the greatest far-right threat to liberal democracies, according to C-REX scholar Jacob Aasland Ravndal.

Publisert 16. apr. 2015 09:34
Publisert 8. aug. 2016 09:45
Publisert 3. jan. 2019 14:40

Several ARENA researchers have contributed with book chapters in a new volume about institutional change in the Nordic model, co-edited by Cathrine Holst. 

Publisert 20. juni 2012 14:37

The RECON-project (Reconstituting Democracy in Europe), concluded on 31 December 2011. The project that was initiated and coordinated by ARENA is now evaluated; mark: Excellent.

Publisert 1. feb. 2018 09:29

Erik O. Eriksen analyses the problems that a differentiated European political order poses for self-rule in the article in the European Journal of Political Research.

Publisert 18. aug. 2020 12:44
Publisert 28. aug. 2014 10:58

A common view in scholarly literature and public debate is that the relationship between parties and interest groups shapes the nature of democratic governance. Still, party-group relationships have been largely overlooked by political scientists to date and taken for granted across different countries, institutional make-ups, types of party systems, and sectors. The proposed research project will advance the state of the art in this field by seeking to systematically examine the nature, the shaping factors and the consequences for policy-making of party-group relationships in long-established democracies across the world.

Publisert 17. jan. 2019 14:39

Members of the European Parliament have gained great influence in trade policy, thereby challenging the national monopolies of power. Often, they are perceived as a disturbing element in international negotiations.  

Publisert 13. mai 2019 15:45

The European Union is engaged in a large-scale debate on its future nature and direction. The role and importanec of theoretically informed and empirically grounded research in that process is essential, as was made very clear at EU3D's opening conference in Rome. 

The European Banking Authority (EBA) is one of three supervisory authorities for the financial sector in the EU (photo: EBA)
Publisert 10. mai 2019 15:14

The research project REFLEX will organize the workshop Making Non-Majoritarian Institutions Safe for Democracy on 20-21 June in Oslo. 

Publisert 20. nov. 2019 10:15
Publisert 19. feb. 2018 15:32

By analysing the three main CSDP committees, Mai'a K. Davis Cross sheds light on where secrecy exists and how it works in its relationship to the EU's foreign poilcy outcomes in the journal West European Politics.

Publisert 8. apr. 2020 15:01
Journal of European Integration
Publisert 12. juni 2017 11:04

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.

Publisert 9. mai 2012 15:43

This is Erik O. Eriksens introduction to ARENA’s annual lecture May 2 2012: Challenges to Cosmopolitanism in Contemporary Europe, held by Professor Seyla Benhabib.

UK Prime Minister Theresa May and EU Commission President Jean Claude Juncker meet.
Publisert 15. des. 2017 17:18

In this guest blog post, professor Christopher Lord of ARENA gives an alternative take on how to understand the struggle behind the Brexit negotiations. 

Publisert 23. juli 2010 09:39
Publisert 17. feb. 2011 15:56

Geert Mak has followed in John Steinbeck's path on his trip to the USA. Euope has much to learn from the American project whether we like it or not.

Publisert 4. aug. 2010 14:39
Publisert 26. juli 2010 14:20
Publisert 5. nov. 2010 15:01