in Federalism and European Union
October 1999; p ublished online October 2011 .
Chapter. Subjects: European Union. 8611 words.
This chapter mentions some of the potential anomalies in the European Monetary System (EMS). It also consists of brief case-studies of those countries most affected by the crises and...
in Rush to Union
July 1996; p ublished online October 2011 .
Chapter. Subjects: European Union. 8455 words.
This chapter examines the potential anomalies in the European Monetary System (EMS) and the experiences of countries affected by the exchange rate crisis of 1992 and 1993. It argues that...
in Irish Nationalism and European Integration
March 2009; p ublished online July 2012 .
Chapter. Subjects: European Union. 2229 words.
The ‘Irish problem’ has long been a euphemism in European Union (EU) circles for the contested status of Northern Ireland. The term took on a new meaning overnight on June 12, 2008, after...
in Governing Europe
March 2003; p ublished online November 2003 .
Chapter. Subjects: European Union. 5047 words.
The first section of the chapter discusses the factors that give rise to a need for administrative reform in the public sector: the size and stability of public administrations means that...
September 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .
Book. Subjects: European Union. 256 pages.
This study investigates internationalism through the prism of a small European country. It explores an age in which many groups and communities – from socialists to scientists – organised...
in Supranational Citizenship
May 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .
Chapter. Subjects: European Union. 6965 words.
Chapter 7 considers agency within a large supranational polity. In engaging with well-known debates about the EU's supposed lack of a demos, its democratic and legitimacy deficits, and the...
in The Eurogroup
June 2006; p ublished online July 2012 .
Chapter. Subjects: European Union. 11561 words.
This chapter portrays the Eurogroup's informal working method in action. It presents an overview of the recurrent items on the Eurogroup's agenda, showing how informal governance responds...
in Constructing a Policy-Making State?
September 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .
Chapter. Subjects: European Union. 7588 words.
This chapter assesses the contribution of agenda-setting theory to analysing the changing distribution of policy-making powers between the EU and its member states. Based on the...
in John Hume and the Revision of Irish Nationalism
March 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .
Chapter. Subjects: European Union. 10879 words.
Dublin's approach from the mid-1970s seemed to confirm the thinking of an Irish policy document. The third option open to the British government is to declare that its objective in Ireland...
in Politics in the European Union
November 2014; p ublished online September 2017 .
Chapter. Subjects: European Union. 8480 words.
This chapter examines the European Union's policy on agriculture. The importance that the EU has given to the agricultural sector can be attributed in large part to food shortages at the...