Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2006.
xix, 372 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Political economy of institutions and decisions.
Formatted Contents Note
Explaining legislative decision making in the European Union / Robert Thomson and Madeleine O. Hosli Research design : measuring actors' positions, saliences and capabilities / Robert Thomson and Frans N. Stokman Testing procedural models of EU legislative decision-making / Bernard Steunenberg and Torsten J. Selck Institutional realism and bargaining models / Christopher H. Achen Compromise, exchange and challenge in the European Union / Javier Arregui, Frans N. Stokman and Robert Thomson Nash versus Schelling? : the importance of constraints in legislative bargaining / Stefanie Bailer and Gerald Schneider A cooperative approach to decision-making in the European Union / Vincent Boekhoorn, Adrian M.A. Van Deemen and Madeleine O. Hosli A procedural exchange model of EU legislative politics / Thomas König and Sven Oliver Proksch Beyond informal compromise : testing conditional formal procedures of EU decision-making / Mika Widgrén and Antti Pajala Evaluating political decision-making models / Christopher H. Achen Evidence with insight : what models contribute to EU research / Gerald Schneider, Bernard Steunenberg and Mika Widgrén Appendix I : selection of commission proposals Appendix II : comparison of expert judgements with each other and with information from Council documentation / Robert Thomson References Index.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 348-366) and index.