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What the ‘new intergovernmentalism’ can tell us about the Greek crisis

Bickerton, Christopher (2015) What the ‘new intergovernmentalism’ can tell us about the Greek crisis. LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) Blog (26 Aug 2015). Website.

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A number of authors have argued that a ‘new intergovernmentalism’ has come to characterise EU decision-making since the financial crisis, with decisions increasingly made through intergovernmental negotiations such as those in the European Council. Christopher Bickerton writes on what the theory can tell us about the Greek crisis, noting that it helps illustrate both the febrile nature of domestic politics in Greece and why the Syriza government was ultimately unsuccessful in its attempts to secure concessions from the country’s creditors.

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Additional Information: © 2015 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
Date Deposited: 28 Mar 2017 08:45
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 19:53

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