Webpages tagged with «Europeanization»

Published Nov. 9, 2010 10:52 AM

Evaluating the influx of Europe on Norwegian legal doctrine, this article maintains that import of European legal traditions has a long pedigree in Norway. While fluctuating through history, however, Europeanization has taken on a new dimension during the last decade, with the growth of supranational Community law and human rights principles.

ARENA Working Paper 18/2003 (pdf)

Hans Petter Graver

Published Nov. 9, 2010 10:52 AM

Feeding from empirical as well as conceptual inquiry, this paper questions the hypothesis of a clear-cut shift from national towards EU-level allegiance on the part of national officials. Actors, it is maintained, are embedded in multiple social environments, among which the national element remains of primary importance.

ARENA Working Paper 33/2002 (html)

Jan Beyers

Published Nov. 9, 2010 10:52 AM

This paper takes the contested concept of Europeanization, investigates its contrasting uses and maps out an institutional approach to European dynamics of change.

ARENA Working Paper 02/2002 (html)

Johan P. Olsen

Published Nov. 9, 2010 10:52 AM

Investigating the concept of Europeanization, this paper highlights the case of internalising EU energy sector legislation in Norway. One of the arguments is that institutional and legal structure must be supplemented by actor intentions and barganing to fully explain the process and outcome of Europeanization.

ARENA Working Paper 12/2002 (html)

Dag Harald Claes

Published Nov. 9, 2010 10:52 AM

This paper discusses conditionality - the use of incentives to alter a state's behaviour or policies - in the light of post-Cold War developments in Europe. It is argued here that regional integration generates a transition of national interests; the toolkit for analysing compliance must henceforth be expanded.

ARENA Working Paper 18/2000 (html)

Jeffrey T. Checkel

Published Nov. 9, 2010 10:52 AM

In this paper, Ian Bache's main purpose is to establish whether EU cohesion policy has promoted multi-level governance in Britain and other member states and, therefore, to assess whether any identified governance change can be characterized as a process of Europeanization.

ARENA Working Paper 16/2008 (pdf)

Ian Bache

Published Nov. 9, 2010 10:52 AM

This paper offers a conceptual-democratic map to help orient the debate and to clarify the stakes for democracy in Europe. It presents three models for how democracy can be reconstituted.

ARENA Working Paper 01/2008 (pdf)

Erik Oddvar Eriksen and John Erik Fossum

Published Nov. 9, 2010 10:52 AM

How is the University as an institution affected by ongoing processes of European integration?

ARENA Working Paper 03/2007 (pdf)

Å. Gornitzka, P. Maassen, J. P. Olsen, and B. Stensaker

Published Nov. 9, 2010 10:52 AM

The European Commission occupies a pivotal role as the key executive institution of the European Union (EU). This paper aims to re-assess the behavioural autonomy of the European Commission, as well as organisational conditions thereof.

ARENA Working Paper 04/2007 (pdf)

Jarle Trondal

Published Nov. 9, 2010 10:52 AM

Denne artikkelen ser på utviklingstrekk i høyere utdanningsinstitusjoner, med spesielt blikk på europeisering.

This paper discusses the internal and external dynamics of higher education institutions, with particular focus on Europeanization.

ARENA Working Paper 01/2006 (pdf)

Åse Gornitzka & Johan P. Olsen

Published Nov. 9, 2010 10:52 AM

Drawing on institutional theory and sociology, this paper attempts to explain the contradictory trends in EU integration and implementation. Divergence between different sectors and countries is perceived as reflecting organizational dynamics and national re-contextualisation, both insufficiently explained by traditional theories of integration.

ARENA Working Paper 11/2004 (pdf)

Svein S. Andersen

Published Nov. 9, 2010 10:52 AM

What are the consequences of Europeanization and devolution on the boundaries of political culture and media in Britain? This paper offers particular insights in the effects of the Scottish parliament.

ARENA Working Paper 03/1998 (html)

Philip Schlesinger