Annotated bibliography - Books
Article / book
Pollack, M. (2003) The Engines of European Integration. Delegation, Agency and Agenda Setting in the EU. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Princen, S. (2009). Agenda-setting in the European Union. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.
Rhinard, M. (2010). Framing Europe: The Policy Shaping Strategies Of The European Commission. Dordrecht: Republic of Letters Publishing.
Tosun, J., Biesenbender, S. & Schulze, K. (2014). Energy Policy Making in the EU. London: Springer.
This book uses principal-agent theory to explain the delegation of powers by governmental principals to supranational institutions in the EU, including the power to set the agenda.
This book develops a theoretical and methodological framework for studying agenda-setting processes in the European Union, and applies it in the fields of health and environmental policy.
This book studies the use of framing strategies by the European Commission in agenda-setting and policy development, focusing on the cases of agricultural policy and biotechnology.
This book discusses successful and unsuccessful attempts to include energy issues in the European policy agenda.