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Journal of European Public Policy Special Issues as Books

Series Editor: Jeremy Richardson, Berthold Rittberger

This series seeks to bring together some of the finest edited works on European Public Policy. Reprinting from Special Issues of the Journal of European Public Policy, the focus is on using a wide range of social sciences approaches, both qualitative and quantitative, to gain a comprehensive and definitive understanding of Public Policy in Europe.

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  1. Legislative Codecision in the European Union

    Experience over Twenty Years and Implications

    Edited by Anne Rasmussen, Charlotte Burns, Christine Reh

    Series: Journal of European Public Policy Special Issues as Books

    This volume takes stock of twenty years of practising and studying codecision in the European Union (EU) and examines the procedure’s long-term implications for the EU’s institutions, politics and policies. The introduction of co-legislation between the Council of Ministers and the European...

    Published January 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  2. International Influence Beyond Conditionality

    Postcommunist Europe after EU enlargement

    Edited by Rachel A. Epstein, Ulrich Sedelmeier

    Series: Journal of European Public Policy Special Issues as Books

    The European Union’s (EU) membership conditionality has been perceived as a highly effective means of influence on non-member states in the run-up to the 2004 and 2007 enlargements. According to the incentive-based explanation that dominates the literature, conditionality has been particularly...

    Published December 11th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Morality Policies in Europe

    Concepts, Theories and Empirical Evidence

    Edited by Christoph Knill

    Series: Journal of European Public Policy Special Issues as Books

    The regulation of issues like abortion, euthanasia, gun control, same-sex unions, pornography, prostitution, drugs, or gambling is commonly referred to a special class of so called morality policies. The distinctive feature of these policies is that politics are shaped by conflicts over first...

    Published November 13th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Frameworks of the European Union's Policy Process

    Competition and Complementarity across the Theoretical Divide

    Edited by Nikolaos Zahariadis

    Series: Journal of European Public Policy Special Issues as Books

    The book advances the state of the European Union’s policy theory by taking stock of seven promising frameworks of the policy process, systematically comparing their limitations and strengths, and offering a strategy to develop robust research agendas. Frameworks may constitute competing policy...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Europe and the Management of Globalization

    Edited by Wade Jacoby, Sophie Meunier

    Series: Journal of European Public Policy Special Issues as Books

    European politicians often speak of their efforts to 'manage globalization.' At one level, this is merely a rhetorical device to make globalization more palatable to citizens and prove that policy-makers are still firmly in control of their country’s fate. This volume argues that the advocacy of...

    Published October 18th 2013 by Routledge

  6. The Representative Turn in EU Studies

    Edited by Sandra Kröger, Dawid Friedrich

    Series: Journal of European Public Policy Special Issues as Books

    After the participative and deliberative turns in both democratic theory and EU studies, we are currently witnessing a ‘representative turn’ to which this volume contributes by addressing the relation between representation and democracy in the EU. Although in the Lisbon Treaty the EU conceives...

    Published August 7th 2013 by Routledge

  7. The Role of Political Parties in the European Union

    Edited by Bjorn Lindberg, Anne Rasmussen, Andreas Warntjen

    Series: Journal of European Public Policy Special Issues as Books

    At the national level, political parties play an important role in making representative democracy work. They help to aggregate and communicate policy preferences, link decision-making between different legislative bodies and hold politicians accountable. In the European Union, however, the...

    Published May 31st 2013 by Routledge

  8. The European Union's Foreign Economic Policies

    A Principal-Agent Perspective

    Edited by Andreas Dür, Manfred Elsig

    Series: Journal of European Public Policy Special Issues as Books

    The European Union is a key actor in international economic governance. Through its foreign economic policies it plays a central role in the negotiation of international trade agreements, the global regulation of the financial services sector, and the provision of aid to developing countries. This...

    Published May 30th 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Political Economy of Europe's Incomplete Single Market

    Edited by David Howarth, Tal Sadeh

    Series: Journal of European Public Policy Special Issues as Books

    Progress in European market integration over the past two decades has come at the expense of growing flexibility, or differentiation, in the laws that govern the Single Market (SM) as well as the way that these laws are implemented. This volume examines how the completion of the SM has been held...

    Published April 14th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Political Representation and European Union Governance

    Edited by Peter Mair, Jacques Thomassen

    Series: Journal of European Public Policy Special Issues as Books

    This book confronts and discusses different conceptions of political representation with respect to their application to the system of multi-level governance in the European Union. Political representation is an essentially contested concept. Its meaning has evolved with the development of...

    Published March 10th 2013 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Changing Models of Capitalism in Europe and the U.S.
    Edited by Richard Deeg, Gregory Jackson
    To Be Published September 28th 2014
  2. The European Union: Integration and Enlargement
    Edited by R. Daniel Kelemen, Anand Menon, Jonathan Slapin
    To Be Published October 2nd 2014
  3. Europe’s Place in Global Financial Governance after the Crisis
    Edited by Daniel Mügge
    To Be Published October 12th 2014

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