Agenda-setting in the European Union: a theoretical exploration and agenda for research

  title={Agenda-setting in the European Union: a theoretical exploration and agenda for research},
  author={Sebastiaan Princen},
  journal={Journal of European Public Policy},
  pages={21 - 38}
ABSTRACT Although agenda-setting processes are important for understanding policy-making in the European Union, the literature on EU governance has devoted little explicit attention to them. Drawing on studies in international relations, EU governance and agenda-setting in domestic politics, this article identifies some key elements of agenda-setting processes in the EU and formulates an agenda for future research. It argues that agenda-setting in the EU can best be seen as the outcome of… Expand
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