How Differentiated Politicisation Affects Voting Behaviour in the Council of the European Union

Brigitte Pircher

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Decision-making in the Council of the European Union has long been characterised by a depoliticised consensus culture. Yet, this has changed in the wake of multiple crises and increased politicisation of the integration process. Drawing on a new study, she illustrates how different facets of politicisation are uploaded from the member states to the EU level and subsequently affect governments’ voting behaviour in the Council.
Original languageEnglish
Publication date10 May 2021
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherThe London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE
Publication statusPublished - 10 May 2021

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