Part I
Constitutional Foundations

4. Governmental Structure: Union Institutions II  

Further Reading


M. Chamon, EU Agencies: Legal and Political Limits to the Transformation of the EU Administration (Oxford University Press, 2016)

C. Gortsos, European Central Banking Law: The Role of the European Central Bank and National Central Banks under European Law (Palgrave, 2020)

F. Hayes-Renshaw and H. Wallace, The Council of Ministers (Palgrave, 2006)

S. Hix and B. Høyland, The Political System of the European Union (Palgrave, 2011)

F. Jacobs, et al., The European Parliament (Routledge, 2019)

H Kassim et al., The European Commission of the Twenty-First Century (Oxford University Press, 2013)

N. Nugent, The Government and Politics of the European Union (Palgrave, 2017)

N. Nugent and M. Rhinard, The European Commission (2nd edn, Palgrave, 2015)

A. Ripoll Servent, The European Parliament (Red Globe, 2017)

S. Saurugger and F. Terpan, The Court of Justice of the European Union and the Politics of Law (Palgrave, 2016)

R. Schütze and T. Tridimas, Oxford Principles of European Union Law, Vol. I: The European Union Legal Order (Oxford University Press, 2018), chs 14-20

W. Wessels, The European Council (Palgrave, 2015)


Articles (and Chapters)

S. Alonso de Leon, ‘Four Decades of the European Electoral Act: A Look-Back and a Look Ahead to an Unfulfilled Ambition’ (2017) 42 EL Rev. 353

M. Chamon, ‘The Institutional Balance, an Ill-Fated Principle of EU Law?’ (2015) European Public Law 371.

E. Chiti, ‘The Emergence of a Community Administration: The Case of European Agencies’ (2000) 37 CML Rev 309

M. Goldoni, ‘Politicising EU Lawmaking? The Spitzenkandidaten Experiment as a Cautionary Tale’ (2016) 22 ELJ 279

M. Kohler,  ‘European  Governance  and  the  European  Parliament:  From Talking Shop to Legislative Powerhouse’ (2014) 52 Journal of Common Market Studies 600

C. Kok, ‘The Court of Auditors of the European Communities: “The other European Court in Luxembourg”’ (1989) 26 CML Rev 345

B. Krauskopf and C. Steven, ‘The Institutional Framework of the European System of Central Banks: Legal Issues in the Practice of the First Ten Years of its Existence’ (2009) 46 CML Rev 1143

S. Novak, ‘The Silence of Ministers: Consensus and Blame Avoidance in the Council of the European Union’ (2013) 51 Journal of Common Market Studies 1091

R. Smits, ‘The European Central Bank’s Independence and its Relations with Economic Policy Makers’ (2007–8) 31 Fordham International Law Journal 1614

N. Vogiatzis, ‘The Independence of the European Court of Auditors’ (2019) 56(3) CML Rev. 667

H. de Waele and H. Broeksteeg, ‘The Semi-permanent European Council Presidency: Some Reflections on the Law and Early Practice’ (2012) 49 CML Rev 1039