Linking Up Levels of Governance: Agencies of the European Union and their Interaction with International Institutions

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


The creation of semi-autonomous European Union (EU) agencies is arguably one of the most prominent institutional innovations at EU level in recent history. Since the early 1990s in particular, the EU and its member states have delegated a wide range of tasks to a quickly growing number of agencies. EU agencies have now become pervasive features of an emerging European executive order (Busuioc, Groenleer and Trondal, 2012; Groenleer 2009).


European Union Member State International Institution United Nations Environment Programme European Food Safety Authority 
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