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#AWOA2019: Alternative Modes of Evaluating EU Impact Assessments and Regulation

2019 Annual Workshop Osservatorio AIR: Alternative Modes of Evaluating EU Impact Assessments and Regulation The workshop aims to advance available techniques and approaches for evaluating Impact Assessments (IA) and regulation. A comprehensive analysis of the…

How to better apply the principles of subsidiarity and proportionality within the EU? Insights from the work of the Task Force established by Juncker in November 2017

A Task Force on Subsidiarity, Proportionality and ‘Doing Less More Efficiently’ was established by the European Commission President Juncker in November 2017. Juncker asked the Task Force to look at 3 issues: (1) the role…

Repost from ElgarBlog: Miroslava Scholten and Michiel Luchtman – ‘The Rise of EU Direct Enforcement and the Accountability Implications thereof’

Original source on: Elgar Blog. Research note on the new edited volume ‘Law Enforcement by EU Authorities. Implications for Political and Judicial Accountability’ by M. Scholten and M. Luchtman (eds), EE, 2017. The book came out in…

2018 Annual Workshop Osservatorio AIR: Towards effective enforcement of EU Law and Policies

Towards effective Enforcement of EU Law and Policies: Institutional Innovations Law enforcement has long been regarded an exclusive competence of the EU Member States. This has changed in the past years, partly because of major…

From the “Democratic Deficit” to a “Democratic Surplus”: Constructing Administrative Democracy in Europe

By Dr Athanasios Psygkas, Lecturer in Law (University of Bristol). When academics, policymakers, media commentators, and citizens talk about a European Union (EU) “democratic deficit,” they often miss part of the story. My new book, From…