Accountability and European Governance (West European by Deirdre Curtin,Peter Mair,Yannis Papadopoulos

By Deirdre Curtin,Peter Mair,Yannis Papadopoulos

In contemporary years there was a substantial attempt in a few transnational companies and associations to confront a trouble of legitimacy by way of promising extra responsibility and openness. This quantity takes as its vital concentration the function of responsibility in democratic governance, and makes an attempt to put a huge figuring out of the proposal of responsibility in the total context of the evolving political approach of governance in Europe and specifically of the ecu Union. Bringing jointly new paintings via a number of the major students within the box, this quantity considers the connection among responsibility and a variety of different topics in ecu governance similar to difficulties of illustration, transparency, forms, and transnational family. the amount additionally bargains with the position of responsibility in multi-level governance, and its dating to either direct democracy and civil society.

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