Category Archives: In English

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…

Repost from JREG Notice and Comment. Regulatory “Look Back” in Practice: Deployment of the Single Window, by Jeff Weiss

by Jeff Weiss. Original source: Notice & Comment – A Blog from the Yale Journal on Regulation and the ABA Section of Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice As the Obama Administration moves into the final stretch of establishing a…

Research note. Contract Governance in the EU: Conceptualising the Relationship between Investor Protection Regulation and Private Law

Abstract by Olha Cherednychenko The instrumental use of private law, in particular contract law, by the EU raises a complex issue concerning the relationship between contract-related regulation and traditional private law and underlines the need for…

OECD Regulatory Policy Outlook 2015: Closing the regulatory governance cycle through systematic ex post evaluation

In regulatory governance cycle, policy evaluation has become an institutional practice to evaluate the effectiveness and efficiency of regulation once it is in force. The relevance of this cycle’s phase refers to the evaluation of…

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.…