New Article | Making Representative Democracy Work: The Role of Parliamentary Administrations in the European Union | Thomas Christiansen, Elena Griglio & Nicola Lupo

This article argues that parliamentary bureaucracies are ‘silent’ organisations playing a fundamentally serving function, and yet they offer a crucial contribution to the well-functioning of representative assemblies.  The article stresses Continue Reading

New Paper | Health Crisis Measures and Standards for Fair Decision-Making: A Normative and Empirical-Based Account of the Interplay Between Science, Politics and Courts | Patricia Popelier et al.

This paper examines, in the light of the COVID-19 crisis, the room for judicial oversight of health crisis measures based on the public’s expectations of how governments should act in Continue Reading