The EU’s Lisbon Strategy

Evaluating Success, Understanding Failure

  • Paul Copeland
  • Dimitris Papadimitriou

Part of the Palgrave Studies in European Union Politics book series (PSEUP)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Dimitris Papadimitriou
    Pages 1-7
  3. Simon Bulmer
    Pages 29-49
  4. Kevin Featherstone, Andreas Kornelakis, Sotirios Zartaloudis
    Pages 50-67
  5. Samantha Velluti
    Pages 88-110
  6. Platon Tinios
    Pages 111-129
  7. Anniek de Ruijter, Tamara K. Hervey
    Pages 130-148
  8. Anne Corbett
    Pages 149-167
  9. Kenneth Dyson, Lucia Quaglia
    Pages 189-207
  10. Kenneth A. Armstrong
    Pages 208-228
  11. Paul Copeland
    Pages 229-237
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 238-279

About this book


How successful was the EU's Lisbon Strategy? This volume provides the first comprehensive assessment of the Strategy and reflects on its key developments during its 10-year cycle. The volume contains both theoretical and empirical contributions by some of the leading scholars of EU studies across the social sciences.


employment Europe European Union (EU) Governance social science

Editors and affiliations

  • Paul Copeland
    • 1
  • Dimitris Papadimitriou
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Politics and International Relations, Queen MaryUniversity of LondonUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.Department of PoliticsUniversity of ManchesterUnited Kingdom

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