A House with Differing Views: The European Commission and Cohesion Policy

  • Liesbet Hooghe


This chapter explores the role of the Commission in institutional change in the EU. Building upon a case study of the Commission’s central role in cohesion policy since the mid-1980s, I examine theoretical implications for understanding how the rules of the game may be altered.


Structural Fund Political Rule Cohesion Policy Purposeful Actor Torial Identity 
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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1997

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