Principals, Agents and Neighbours: The European Neighbourhood Policy Through a Principal-Agent Lens

@inproceedings{Sobol2016PrincipalsAA,
  title={Principals, Agents and Neighbours: The European Neighbourhood Policy Through a Principal-Agent Lens},
  author={Michael I. Sobol},
  year={2016}
}
The thesis tests the efficacy of Principal-Agent (PA) theory in explaining the creation and development of the European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP). As such, the thesis is subject as well as theory-driven. Empirically, the focal point is how the interaction between the EU member states and the European Commission affected the development of the ENP. It is a… CONTINUE READING