Regulation Through Agencies in the EU: A New Paradigm of European Governance

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781845422677
  • Publisher: Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.
  • Publication date: 2/28/2006
  • Pages: 296
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 9.30 (h) x 1.20 (d)

Table of Contents

1 The politics of regulation in the European Union 3
2 Regulation of liberalised markets : a new role for the state? (or how to induce competition among regulators) 23
3 Independent regulatory agencies and elected politicians in Europe 47
4 Agencies for European regulatory governance : a regimes approach 67
5 Delegation to EU non-majoritarian agencies and emerging practices of public accountability 88
6 Independence, accountability and transparency of European regulatory agencies 120
7 Good governance and European agencies : the balance 141
8 Coordination of European and member state regulatory policy : horizontal, vertical and transversal aspects 164
9 The proliferation of national regulatory authorities alongside competition authorities : a source of jurisdictional confusion? 180
10 The development of European regulatory agencies : lessons from the American experience 215
11 Regulation and globalization : interactions between international standard-setting agencies and the European Union 246
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