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Cathrine Holst and Anders Molander have published a new article in Contemporary Political Theory where they critically scrutinize ten often-cited epistemic objections against the political role of experts, and discuss how expertise can be used to increase the quality of democratic decision-making.
Johan P. Olsen's book on democratic accountability has been translated into Portugeese and published with Brazil's Ecola Nacional de Administração Pública (ENAP).
Morten Egeberg and Inger Marie Stigen use organizational position, demographic background and political attitudes to explain government bureaucrats’ behaviour in the journal Public Policy and Administration.
Cathrine Holst and Anders Molander introduce three groups of mechanisms that are likely to contribute to remedying the problems of expertise and discuss what they imply for the design of a system of public advisory commissions in this new article in Social Epistemology.
Chris Lord has contributed with a chapter in the the new book Traité d’études Parlementaires (English: The Treaty of Parliamentary Studies).
John Erik Fossum and Agustín José Menéndez have contributed with a book chapter each in a volume devoted to offer a new conceptual approach to the core ideas of European integration processes.
Does the EU deliver on its human rights policy? Johanne D. Saltnes explores the EU’s use of the human rights clause and the legitimacy basis of the Union’s human rights policy in the journal Global Affairs.
Johan P. Olsen looks back at the roots of public administration as a research program and an educational subject in Bergen in the late 1960s and early 1970s in Norsk Statsvitenskapelig Tidsskrift.
I Norsk sosiologisk tidsskrift skriver Stine Hesstvedt fra ARENAs EUREX-prosjekt om forskere sin deltakelse i politikkutforming, med utgangspunkt i norske offentlige utredninger (NOU-er).
Guri Rosén has contributed with a chapter about the European Parliament in the Handbook on the EU and International Trade.
Agustín José Menéndez tests the reconstructive potential and the normative soundness of constitutional pluralism as a constitutional theory to make sense of European integration in the journal European Papers.
Helene Sjursen explores the sources of legitimacy of the European Union's (EU) Common Foreign and Security Policy (CFSP) in the journal Global Affairs.
An Organizational Approach to Public Governance. Understanding and Design, co-authored by Morten Egeberg and Jarle Trondal, launches a general organizational approach to public governance.
Guri Rosén and Marianne Riddervold explore EU-US positions and responses to Chinese advances in the South China Sea and Russia's actions in the Ukraine in the Special Issue on Crises and EU-US Relations in the Journal of European Integration.
In this article in Journal of European Integration, Johanne D. Saltnes draws on recent constructivist literature on the contestation of norms to explain a group of member states’ resistance to EU integration in the field of development.