The Policy Portfolio
Understanding the Policy Portfolio
The Principal Policy Institutions
Other Important Policy Actors
Key Features of Policy Processes
The Policy Cycle
The Internal Market
Building a Socio-Economic Union: Agriculture, Cohesion, Environment, and Growth Policies
Economic and Monetary Union
The Area of Freedom, Security and Justice
Foreign and External Security Policy
Challenges and Prospects
Über den Autor
Laurie Buonanno and Neill Nugent
Introduction.- The Policy Portfolio.- Understanding the Policy Portfolio.- The Principal Policy Institutions.- Other Important Policy Actors.- Key Features of Policy Processes.- The Policy Cycle.- Policy-Making Modes.- The Internal Market.- Building a Socio-Economic Union: Agriculture, Cohesion, Environment, and Growth Policies.- Economic and Monetary Union.- The Area of Freedom, Security and Justice.- Trade Policy.- Foreign and External Security Policy.- The Budget.- Challenges and Prospects.
This major new text on EU policy-making provides a concise but systematic introduction to the main policy areas in which the EU is active and the way in which EU policy is made, explaining how and why the EU's policy portfolio has developed as it has and the distinctive characteristics of each broad policy area.