The Europeanization of Domestic Legislatures

The Empirical Implications of the Delors' Myth in Nine Countries


ISBN: 978-1-4614-1501-5 (Print) 978-1-4614-1502-2 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-19

    Delors’ Myth: The Scope and Impact of the Europeanization of Law Production

  3. Chapter

    Pages 21-37

    EU Legislative Activities and Domestic Politics

  4. Chapter

    Pages 39-58

    Measuring the “Europeanization” of Austrian Law-Making: Legal and Contextual Factors

  5. Chapter

    Pages 59-73

    The Minor Impact of EU on Legislation in Finland

  6. Chapter

    Pages 75-93

    Are French Laws Written in Brussels? The Limited Europeanization of Law-Making in France and Its Implications

  7. Chapter

    Pages 95-108

    Does Europeanization Change Executive–Parliament Relations? Executive Dominance and Parliamentary Responses in Germany

  8. Chapter

    Pages 109-130

    Leading Governments and Unwilling Legislators: The European Union and the Italian Law Making (1987–2006)

  9. Chapter

    Pages 131-149

    The Europeanization of Domestic Legislation in Luxembourg

  10. Chapter

    Pages 151-172

    Myths and Milestones: The Europeanization of the Legislative Agenda in the Netherlands

  11. Chapter

    Pages 173-196

    The Europeanization of Law-Making Activities in Spain

  12. Chapter

    Pages 197-221

    So Close, Yet So Far? The EU’s Footprint in Swiss Legislative Production

  13. Chapter

    Pages 223-239

    Going Beyond: Causes of Europeanization

  14. Back Matter

    Pages 241-244