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Introduction Regulatory agencies in the administrative system of the European Union The transformation of the classic EU regulatory agency model Regulatory agencies and the principle of institutional balance in the European Union The cognitive and explanatory aspects Traditional concepts of legitimising the activities of EU regulatory agencies Alternative concepts of legitimacy for the activities of EU regulatory agencies Input-oriented legitimacy of EU regulatory agencies as public institutions EU regulatory agencies : legitimacy in transition : output versus throughput.