EUDO Citizenship Working Paper Series

The EUDO CITIZENSHIP Observatory launched its own Working Paper series in March 2010. EUDO CITIZENSHIP publishes two kinds of working papers:


(1) previously unpublished manuscripts on topics of citizenship laws and policies and

(2) collections of edited contributions to EUDO CITIZENSHIP Forum Debates


See the EUDO Citizenship Working Paper Series



EUDO Report Series

EUDO launched a EUDO Report series in October 2010. The Reports are available online on the EUDO Reports Series webpage.  


EUDO eBooks

.EUDO has published the following eBooks:

EUDO Annual Report

 EUDO launched the EUDO Annual Report Series in 2009. The Reports are available at the EUDO Annual Reports page 


Other Publications


BARDI Luciano, BRESSANELLI Edoardo, CALOSSI Enrico, CICCHI Lorenzo, GAGATEK Wojciech, PIZZIMENTI Eugenio, Political Parties and PoliticalFoundations at European Level.Challenges and Opportunities, AFCO Study, Brussels: European Parliament, 2014




journalofeuropeanpublicpolicyMAYORAL Juan A., JAREMBA Urszula and NOVAK Tobia, Creating EU law judges: the role of generational differences, legal education and judicial career paths in national judges' assessment regarding EU law knowledge Journal of European Policy, 2014 





KILPATRICK CLAIRE and DE WITTE Bruno (eds.) , Social rights in times of crisis in the Eurozone : the role of fundamental rights’ challenges, EUI Working Paper, 2014/05





DE WITTE Bruno, Union européenne, zone euro : quels gouvernements ?, Pouvoirs, 2014/2 (n° 149)





Bernard Grofman, Alexander H. Trechsel,and Mark Franklin (eds), The Internet and democracy in global perspective : voters, candidates, parties, and social movements, Berlin : Springer, 2014




Luciano Bardi, Stefano Bartolini, Alezander H. Trechsel  (edited by) The Special Issue "Responsive and Responsible? The Role of Parties in Twenty-First Century Politics", in West European Politics, Volume 37, Issue 2, 2014



personalizationofpoliticsDiego Garzia, Personalization of politics and electoral change, Houndmills ; Basingstoke ; Hampshire ; New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2014




bilansocialueAlexander H. Trechsel, and Claudius Wagemann (2013). "The EU in 2012: political and institutional tensions“. In David Natali und Bart Vanhercke (Hrsg.), Social Developments in the European Union 2012. Brüssel: ETUI aisbl, 45-61.

Alexander H. Trechsel and Claudius Wagemann (2013). "L’UE en 2012: tensions politiques et institutionelles“. In David Natali und Bert Vanhercke (Hrsg.), Bilan social de l’Union européenne. Brüssel: ETUI aisbl, 47-64.



Alexander H. Trechsel and Urs Gasser, Casting Votes on the Internet. Switzerland & the Future of Elections, Harvard International Review, 2013, Vol. XXXIV, Issue 4





By Jo Shaw and Nina Miller, European Law Review, April 2013, 38 Issue 2 






Hanspeter Kriesi and Simon Bornschier, The populist right, the working class, and the changing face of class politics, pp.10-30 in Class Politics and the Radical Right, edited by Jens Rydgren, Abingdon: Routledge, 2013






Hanspeter Kriesi, Sandra Lavenex, Frank Esser, Jörg Matthes, Marc Bülhmann and Daniel Bochsler, Democracy in the age of globalization and mediatization, Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2013





Judicial Activism at the European Court of Justice, Bruno de Witte, Mark Dawson, Elise Muir (edited by), Edward Elgar, 2013






Adrienne Héritier, Catherine Moury, Carina S. Bischoff and Carl-Fredik Bergström, Changing Rules of Delegation:a contest for power in Comitology, Oxford University Press, 2013






Jo Shaw, CITSEE Working Paper: EU Citizenship and the Edges of Europe, 2012/19  






Guido Tintori, Il voto degli altri. Rappresentanza e scelte elettorali degli italiani all’estero ,Rosenberg & Sellier, Turin, 2012






Edoardo Bressanelli, National Parties and Group Membership in the European Parliament: Ideology or Pragmatism? , in Journal of European Public Policy, 2012, 19, 5, 737-754





Institutional Change in European Governance: The Commission’s implementing powers and the European Parliament, by Adrienne Héritier and Catherine Moury in David Levi-Faur (ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Governance , Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2012, 642-655  





Explaining Access to Citizenship in Europe: How Citizenship Policies Affect Naturalization Rates, by Jaap Dronkers and Maarten P. Vink, European Union Politics, September 2012 13(3)






 Dual Nationality in the European Union, by Olivier W.Vonk, Brill, Leiden, 2012






Bruno de Witte, Treaty Revision Procedures after Lisbon, in Andrea Biondi, Piet Eeckhout and Stefanie Ripley (eds), EU Law After Lisbon , Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2012, 107-127 







The European Court of Justice and the autonomy of the Member States, edited by Bruno de Witte and Hans Wolfgang Micklitz, Cambridge, Antwerp, Portland, Intersentia, 2012






 Debate on the Coding of Civic Integration Policies. Contributions by Ines Michalowski and Ricky van Oers and by Sara Wallace Goodman, Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, Volume 38, Issue 1, 2012






 Adrienne Héritier, Formal and Informal Institutions in the EU's legislative process, in International Handbook on Informal Governance, edited by T. Christiansen and C.Neuhold, Edward Elgar Publishing, 2012







Rainer Bauböck, Temporary Migrants, Partial Citizenship and Hypermigration, in Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy, 14(5), 2011, 665-693









Rainer Bauböck, Citizenship and Freedom of Movement, in Rogers S. (edited) Citizenship, Borders abd Human Needs, Pennsylvania University Press, Philadephia, 2011, 343-376 










Richard Bellamy and Uta Staiger (edited by), EU Citizenship and the Market, with contributions by Rainer Bauböck, Richard Bellamy, Christian Joppke, Dora Kostakopoulou, Dimitry Kochenov, Madeleine Kennedy-Macfoy, Uta Staiger. Foreword by Jonathan Scheele, London, UCL, 2011 







Iseult Honohan, Should Irish Emigrants Have Votes? External Voting in Ireland, in Irish Political Studies, 26 (4), 2011, 545-561









Alexander H. Trechsel and Andrew Glencross, First or Second Order Referendums? Understanding the Votes on the EU Constitutional Treaty in Four EU Member States, West European Politics, 34(4), 2011, 121-145






A. Willis and M. Vermeulen, Parliamentary Oversight of Security and Intelligence Agencies in the European Union, Brussels/Strasbourg, European Parliament, 2011









Alexander H. Trechsel and Peter Mair, When Parties (also) Position themselves-an Introduction to the EU Profiler, in Journal of Information Technology and Politics, 8 (1), 2011, 1-20







Mark Franklin and Sara Hobolt, Electoral Democracy in the European Union, Special Symposium in Electoral Studies, vol. 30, Issue n. 1, 2011









Adrienne Héritier and Catherine Moury, Contested Delegation: the Impact of Co-Decision on Comitology, in West European Politics, 34 (2), 2011, 145-166 








Eugenio Pizzimenti and Piero Ignazi, Finanziamento pubblico e mutamenti organizzativi nei partiti italiani (Party Financing and Party Organisational Change: the Italian Case), Rivista Italiana di Scienza Politica, 41 (2), 2011, 199-236








Adrienne Héritier and D. Lehmkuhl, New Modes of Governance and Democratic Accountability, in Government and Opposition, 46(1), 2011, 126-144








Michael Gallagher, Michael Laver and Peter Mair, Representative Government in Modern Europe, New York, London, McGraw-Hill, 2011







Bruno de Witte,  The European Treaty Amendment for the Creation of a Financial Stability Mechanism, Swedish Institute for European Policy Studies, European Policy Analysis, 6, 2011 







Juan Mayoral, Democratic Improvements in the European Union under the Lisbon Treaty , Florence: RSCAS/EUI








Enrico Calossi, Organizzazione e funzioni degli Europartiti. Il Caso di Sinistra Europea [Organization and Functions of Europarties. The Case of European Left], Pisa, Plus, 2011







A.S.Hryssogelos, Old Ghosts in New Sheets: European Populist Parties and Foreign Policy,Centre for European Studies, 2011








Adrienne Héritier and Martin Rhodes (eds), New Modes of Governance in Europe: Governing in the Shadow of Hierarchy,  Basingstoke, Palgrave Macmillan, 2011








Going, going,...gone? The Decline of Party Membership in Contemporary Europe, on European Journal of Political Research, 2011 

by Ingrid Van Biezen, Peter Mair and Thomas Pogunthe

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  Trechsel EU Federalism Constitutionalism

EU Federalism and Constitutionalism. The legacy of Altiero Spinelli

By Andrew Glencross & Alexander Trechsel (eds.) , Lexington Books, 2010






Deirdre Curtin, Peter Mair, Yannis Papadopoulos, Accountability and European Governance, Abingdon, Routledge, 2010  








Maarten Vink, Book review of E. Guild, K. Groenendijk and S.Carrera, Illiberal Liberal States: Immigration, Citizenship and Integration in the EU, Acta Politica, 45 (4), 2010, 479-499










Mair, P. and Thomassen J. (eds), Political Representation and European Union Governance,  Abingdon : Taylor & Francis, 2010





de Witte, B. (2010) European Union Law. How Autonomous is its Legal Order? in Zeitschrift für öffentliches Recht, 141-155



Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, Special Issue, May 2010. Vol. 36, no. 5: Challenges of Migration for Citizenship Attribution in Europe (Maarten Vink, ed.). With contributions by EUDO Citizenship experts: Rainer Bauböck, René de Groot, Iseult Honohan, Kristine Kruma, Maarten Vink, Sara Wallace Goodman and others





Bauböck, R. and Faist, T. (eds.) Transnationalism and Diaspora. Concepts, Theories and Methods. Amsterdam University Press, Amsterdam, May 2010






Bressanelli, E., "Le Elezioni del Parlamento Europeo: Risultati Elettorali nei Paesi dell'Unione e Nuovi Equilibri nel Parlamento", in P. Pombeni, Europa di Carta. Stampa e Opinione Pubblica in Europa nel 2009, Bologna, Il Mulino, 2010, pp. 45-61.


Peronaci, M., Bressanelli, E., "La politica nella Unione Europea all'Orizzonte 2009: gruppi e partiti in azione", La Comunità Internazionale, Vol. 64, No. LXIV, 2009, pp.607-628.



GAGATEK, Wojciech (edited by),   The 2009 Elections to the European Parliament - Country Reports , EUDO, EUI, Florence, 2010

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GAGATEK, Wojciech (2009), The European People's Party and the Party of European Socialists: Government and Opposition?, European View, Volume 8, Number 2.







DE WITTE, Bruno (2009) The Lisbon Treaty and National Constitutions. More or Less Europeanisation? in C. Closa (ed) The Lisbon Treaty and National Constitutions. Europeanisation and Democratic Implications, Oslo, ARENA Report No 3/09, 25-48






DE WITTE, Bruno (2009) The Rules of Change in the European Union – The Lost Balance between Rigidity and Flexibility,

HERITIER, Adrienne, FARRELL, Henry (2009) The Invisible Transformation of Codecision: Problems of Democratic Legitimacy

in C. Moury and L. de Sousa (eds) Institutional Challenges in Post-Constitutional Europe – Governing Change, Abingdon: Routledge, pp. 33-42



DE WITTE, Bruno (2009) Executive Accountability under the European Constitution and the Lisbon Treaty : Nihil Novi sub Sole? in L. Verhey, P. Kiiver and S. Loeffen (eds), Political Accountability and European Integration, Groningen: Europa Law Publishing, pp. 137-151 






 KATZ, Richard S. and MAIR, Peter (2009), The Cartel Party Thesis: A Restatement, Perspectives On Politics, Volume 7, Issue 4, pp. 753-766






Journal of European Public Policy, Special  Issue on Political Representation and EU Governance edited by Peter Mair and Jacques Thomassen, Volume 17, Issue n.1 2010


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