Workshop

Directions of change

WP 3 - Representation and Institutional Make-up  

WP 3 events

Vienna, 28-29 May 2010


Venue: Hollmann Theater Salon.

Organiser: Institute for European Integration Research (EIF), Austrian Academy of Sciences

 

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Programme

Friday 28 May 2010




09:30

Welcome

J. Pollak, Webster University Vienna

 10:00-12:30

Panel I: Justification and representation: in what 'normative lights' is accountability 'conducted'?

Chair
J. Pollak, Webster University Vienna

Rethinking democratic representation: eight theoretical issues
M. Warren, University of British Columbia

The intrinsic value of representation
C. Lord, ARENA, University of Oslo

Discussant
E. O. Eriksen, ARENA, University of Oslo

12:30-14:30

Lunch

14:30-17:00

Panel II: Representation and electoral politics

Chair
E. O. Eriksen, ARENA, University of Oslo

Coordination between national and European parties: evidence from the 2009 European elections
M. Sigalas, EIF, Austrian Academy of Sciences

The puzzle of representation
M. Franklin, European University Institute

Discussant
H. Schmitt, University of Mannheim

18:30

Dinner


Saturday 29 May 2010


10:00-13:00
Panel III: The practice of representation

Chair
M. Mokre, EIF, Austrian Academy of Sciences

What does the European Commission represent?
H. Kassim, University of East Anglia

The rise of agencies and consequences for democratic governance
S. Puntscher Riekmann, University Salzburg

Discussant
J. Neyer, European University Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder)

13:30

Concluding lunch


 

 

                        



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