Author Archives: Fabrizio Di Mascio

A new Interinstitutional Agreement to Improve the Quality of European Legislation

In May 2015, the European Commission presented a set of measures to deliver better rules for better results. This Better Regulation Agenda included the proposal for a new Interinstitutional Agreement on Better Law-Making to help the…

Debating the re-launch of targets for burden reduction at the EU level

Nineteen EU member states, which between them represent over three-quarters of EU citizens and over 80% of EU GDP, have written to European Commission Vice President Frans Timmermans calling for the Commission to adopt clear targets for reducing the overall burden of EU regulation on…

Literature Bulletin. Political Science Publications, n. 4 (3rd Quarter 2015)

Organizational Reputation and Public Accountability Alon-Barkat, S. and S. Gilad. 2015. Political Control or Legitimacy Deficit? Bureaucracies’ Symbolic Response to Bottom-up Public Pressures, Policy & Politics, Advance online publication. Busuioc, E.M. and M. Lodge. 2015.…

Literature Bulletin. Political Science, no.3 (Second Quarter 2015)

Agencification and Administrative Reorganization Bertelli, A.M. and J.A. Sinclair. 2015. Mass Administrative Reorganization, Media Attention, and the Paradox of Information, Public Administration Review, Advance Online Publication. Bertelli, A.M, J.A. Sinclair and H. Lee. 2015. Media…