European Union: Power and Policy-Making by Jeremy Richardson, Sonia Mazey

By Jeremy Richardson, Sonia Mazey

This cutting edge and vigorous publication attracts upon fresh and ongoing examine at the ecu coverage approach and makes use of theoretical ideas from either diplomacy and public coverage reports. The members are many of the best-known writers on ecu politics and coverage making. Their contibutions supply available and stimulating introductions to the foremost insitutions of the ecu, delivering the reader with a close wisdom of the way coverage is made and applied.

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He quotes Hechter as arguing that game theory ‘must not be judged solely by the mathematical elegance of its solutions, but by its capacity to shed light on those real world collective action problems’ (Hechter 1990:248). Busch sees ideational factors as one way out of trying to explain repeated games. He cites work by Garrett and Weingast, arguing that ideas can play a potentially pivotal role as ‘shared beliefs may act as “focal points” around which the behaviour of actors converges’ (Garrett and Weingast 1993:176).

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