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Securing Subsidiarity: The Institutional Design of Federalism in the United States and Europe

Cary Coglianese and Kalypso Nicolaidis

in The Federal Vision: Legitimacy and Levels of Governance in the United States and the European Union

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199245000
eISBN:
9780191599996
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199245002.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

Adopts the conceptual tools of agency theory to rethink the challenge of federal governance under conditions of broad concurrency in the allocation of competences by examining the relations between ... More


Norms, Dispute Resolution, and Judicialization

Alec Stone Sweet

in Governing with Judges: Constitutional Politics in Europe

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780198297710
eISBN:
9780191601095
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198297718.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The regular and effective settlement of disputes by a third‐party dispute resolver leads to the evolution of a set of behavioural norms, which become authoritative in society. In turn, normative ... More


Private Law Controls on the Delegate

Catherine M Donnelly

in Delegation of Governmental Power to Private Parties: A Comparative Perspective

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199298242
eISBN:
9780191711626
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199298242.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Human rights obligations and administrative law obligations are, in practice, rarely extended to private delegates. This chapter assesses the extent to which private law can provide an appropriate ... More


An Institutional Analysis of Development Cooperation

Elinor Ostrom, Clark Gibson, Sujai Shivakumar, and Krister Andersson

in Environment and Development Economics: Essays in Honour of Sir Partha Dasgupta

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780199677856
eISBN:
9780191757266
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199677856.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter looks at underdevelopment as arising from multiple failures of collective action. Unless development aid addresses the reasons for these collective action problems, it will likely be ... More


Proxy War: The Least Bad Option

Tyrone L. Groh

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781503608184
eISBN:
9781503608733
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503608184.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This book provides a more comprehensive, definitive, and rigorous treatment of proxy war. This book argues that proxy war can and should remain a useful and effective tool of foreign policy, but that ... More


Too Many Dragons in the Dragons' Den

Martin Ellison and Chryssi Giannitsarou

in Macroeconomics at the Service of Public Policy

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199666126
eISBN:
9780191749278
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199666126.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

Dragons' Den is a reality television series in which entrepreneurs pitch their business ideas to a panel of rich venture capitalists in the hope of securing investment finance. ... More


Parties, Citizens, and Representation

Andrea Volkens, Judith Bara, Ian Budge, Michael D. McDonald, Robin Best, and Simon Franzmann

in Mapping Policy Preferences From Texts: Statistical Solutions for Manifesto Analysts

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199640041
eISBN:
9780191757181
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199640041.003.0013
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Chapter 12 introduces Part IV which builds on the methodological discussion by showing how the Manifesto estimates can be used in conjunction with linked data to study representation. The estimates ... More


Heaven Has Eyes: Law and Justice in Chinese History

Xiaoqun Xu

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780190060046
eISBN:
9780190060077
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190060046.001.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History, Political History

A history of Chinese law and justice from the imperial era to the post-Mao era, the book addresses the evolution and function of law codes and judicial practices in China’s long history and examines ... More


“Naked Officials” and “Heavenly Net”: Changes in Criminal Justice, 1997–2018

Xiaoqun Xu

in Heaven Has Eyes: Law and Justice in Chinese History

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780190060046
eISBN:
9780190060077
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190060046.003.0011
Subject:
History, Asian History, Political History

Chapter 10 continues the survey of criminal justice in 1997–2018. It notes important changes in the Criminal Code and the Criminal Procedural Law, including the abolition of class struggle as the ... More


Heaven Has Eyes

Xiaoqun Xu

in Heaven Has Eyes: Law and Justice in Chinese History

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780190060046
eISBN:
9780190060077
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190060046.003.0013
Subject:
History, Asian History, Political History

The conclusion points out the multidimensional interactions of many factors in the functions of Chinese law and justice in the past and present and delineates four overlapping historical contexts for ... More


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