The Harmonization of Eu Export Control Policies

  title={The Harmonization of Eu Export Control Policies},
  author={Claus Hofhansel},
This article analyzes efforts to harmonize European Union export control policies on dual-use goods from the perspectives of neofunctionalist and intergovernmentalist theories of European integration. The outcome of the Council negotiations on dual-use export controls can best be characterized as an intergovernmental bargain. Judicial policy making in this area, on the other hand, fits neofunctionalist expectations rather well, and on implementation issues central state executives may be losing… CONTINUE READING