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Literature Bulletin: Political Science Publications, no. 2 (First Quarter 2015)

Symposia and Special Issues Symposium on Policy Evaluation in the EU, European Journal of Risk Regulation, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 3-110. Articles Oversight and independence of regulatory agencies Fernandez-i-Marin, X., J. Jordana and A.C.…

Research note. The implementation of administrative burden reduction policy in Europe

Fabrizio Di Mascio, Alessandro Natalini and Francesco Stolfi (forthcoming). “The implementation of administrative burden reduction policy: Mechanisms and contexts in the study of Europeanization”, Comparative European Politics Research note by Francesco Stolfi Two open issues in…

Review. How does the White House Respond to Agency Initiatives?

Screening and Vetting as Alternative Modes of Reactive Oversight W.F. West. 2015. The Administrative Presidency as Reactive Oversight: Implications for Positive and Normative Theory, Public Administration Review, Advance Online Publication. Available evidence suggests that proactive…

Recent decisions of the Italian and European Judges on public consultation process and impact assessment (Report May 2015)

This month “Focus Giurisprudenza” reports on a decision of the Italian Council of State and two judgments of the TAR Lombardia relating to public consultation process. Further, it presents an Opinion of Advocate General of…

EU Commission, the new Better Regulation Package

On 19 May the EU Commission published its new Better Regulation Package, a comprehensive set of measures and tools that define its new Better Regulation policy over the coming years. Under the label “deliver better…