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European Union Enlargement Conditionality


Part of the Palgrave Studies in European Union Politics book series (PSEUP)

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About this book


The book provides the first comprehensive comparative analysis of the development of EU enlargement conditionality across four different enlargement waves - the first (2004) and the second (2007) phase of the Eastern enlargement, the EU enlargement to Croatia (2013), and the ongoing enlargement round involving Turkey and the Western Balkans.


European Union Enlargement Conditionality Western Balkans Turkey Post-Accession Conditionality EU Politics Policy Comparative analysis EU Enlargement Europe European Union (EU)

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Queen Mary University of LondonUK

About the authors

Eli Gateva is a teaching fellow at Queen Mary University of London, UK. She was previously a Lecturer in Politics at the University of Manchester, UK. Her research has focused on the effectiveness of EU post-accession conditionality towards Bulgaria and Romania and the impact of inter-institutional dynamics of the EU on the development of EU enlargement policy.

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