Conditional Leadership : The European Commission and European Regional Policy
Conditional Leadership investigates the European Commission's preferences and tactics in the development of regional policy in the European Union from its inception in 1975 to the most recent reform of 2006, concluding that the Commission has played a central role in designing the European Regional Development Fund and in continuing to shape a new Europe.
- Paperback | 304 pages
- 150 x 228 x 20mm | 421.85g
- 01 Jul 2006
- Lexington Books
- Lanham, MD, United States
Table of contents
Chapter 1 Introduction Chapter 2 The Creation of the ERDF Chapter 3 The 1979 Reform of the ERDF Chapter 4 The 1985 Reform of the ERDF Chapter 5 The 1989 Reform of the ERDF Chapter 6 The 1993 Reform of Regional Policy Chapter 7 The 1999 Reform of the Structural Funds Chapter 8 Conditions of Commission Influence Chapter 9 The Future of Regional Policy
One of the most comprehensively researched and meticulously documented analyses of the Commission's influence on European regional policy in print, which adds substantively to the literature on leadership and policymaking in the European Union. -- Colette Mazzucelli, Molloy College, Department of History and Political Science, Rockville Centre, NY
About Jennifer R. Wozniak Boyle
Jennifer R. Wozniak Boyle is Assistant Professor of Political Science at Elmhurst College.