Category Archives: In English

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.…

Repost from Regulatory Studies Center. Midnight Rules: A Comparison of Regulatory Output Across Administrations

by Daniel R. Pérez. Original source: regulatorystudies.columbian.gwu.edu As Presidential administrations begin to wind down during their “lame duck” period, the executive’s decrease in political influence in congress has historically been accompanied by a significant increase in…