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The principal agent model and the European Union

Author: Tom Delreux; Johan Aaensen
Publisher: Cham, Switzerland : Palgrave Macmillan, [2017] ©2017
Series: Palgrave studies in European Union politics.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book assesses the use and limitations of the principal-agent model in a context of increasingly complex political systems such as the European Union. Whilst a number of conceptual, theoretical and methodological challenges need to be addressed, the authors show that the principal-agent model can still provide deeper insights into a wide range of political phenomena. Through an empirical analysis of multiple  Read more...
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Principal agent model and the European Union.
Cham, Switzerland : Palgrave Macmillan, ©2017
304 pages
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Delreux; Johan Aaensen
ISBN: 9783319551371 331955137X 3319551361 9783319551364
OCLC Number: 1006878609
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Use and limitations of the principal-agent model in studying the European Union / Tom Delreux and Johan Adriaensen --
The principal-agent model, accountability and democratic legitimacy / Gijs Jan Brandsma and Johan Adriaensen --
Non-exclusive delegation to the European External Action Service / Hylke Dijkstra --
Designing a collective agent for trilogues in the European Parliament / Thomas Laloux --
Agent interaction as a source of discretion for the EU High Representative / Niklas Helwig --
Impact of the agent's environment on discretion in the field of EU conflict resolution / Friedrich Plank and Arne Niemann --
Manifest and latent control on the Council by the European Council / Daniela Annette Kroll --
Effects of contestation within a collective agent in EU trade policy-making / Markus Gastinger --
Multiple principals' preferences, types of control mechanisms and agent's discretion in trade negotiations / Eugénia da Conceição-Heldt --
Agents as information asymmetry managers in EU trade policy-making / Evelyn Coremans and Bart Kerremans --
Process-tracing as a tool to analyse discretion / Yf Reykers and Derek Beach --
Opportunities and challenges for the principal-agent model in studying the European Union / Johan Adriaensen and Tom Delreux.
Series Title: Palgrave studies in European Union politics.
Responsibility: Tom Delreux, Johan Adriaensen, editors.

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Through an empirical analysis of multiple principal-agent relations in the EU, covering a variety of policy fields and political actors, the volume refines our theoretical understanding of the  Read more...

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