Claims to EU legitimacy have been examined (WG1): electoral democracy vs. policy effectiveness? Can they come together? Evidences from the the eurocrisis have been taken into consideration.
Furthermore, WG2 has introduced the role political parties could play in order to mitigate citizens’ disconnection to EU politics.
19/3 h 13-15 & 20/3/2018 h 15-17 Working groups prepare class discussion
23/3 h 11-13 & 26/3/2018 h 13-15 Students presentations and class discussion
Examples of TOPICS:
To what extent the “Better regulation” agenda is a way through which the European Commission has tried to enhance the legitimacy of EU policies? What does it obstacle the development of a more likely transnational party system? How do NPs actively contribute to the democratic functioning of the EU?…
If you want to ADD QUESTIONS, contribute to the debate sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
EUReACT starts to discuss the topic of democratic representation in the EU this week.
Take part in our meetings at Presidio Mattioli: Monday 12/3 h 13-15; Tuesday 13/3 h 15-17; Friday 16/3 h 11-13. Lectures by the EUReACT Coordinator Prof. Sabrina Cavatorto.
Working groups will follow next week: Enroll yourself by sending an email to email@example.com.
The 3rd year of the EUReACT Academic Module starts 6 March 2018 at Presidio Mattioli, Siena.
Students will meet the Coordinator and other members of the EUReACT staff from h 15 to h 17 (Room M).
Download the poster AND a brief presentation of the project.