Regional parliaments in the EU multilevel parliamentary system

@article{Bursens2015RegionalPI,
  title={Regional parliaments in the EU multilevel parliamentary system},
  author={Peter Bursens and Anna-Lena H{\"o}genauer},
  journal={The Journal of Legislative Studies},
  year={2015},
  volume={23},
  pages={127 - 143}
}
ABSTRACT European integration has created a multilevel political system that is dominated by executive actors. Despite the increasing competences of the European Parliament, a growing EU-awareness of national assemblies and an emerging attention of regional parliaments for EU affairs, the EU polity still lacks a sound parliamentary representation. As the EU presents itself as a representative democracy, the current set-up raises questions from the perspective of democratic legitimacy. The… 
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