European Union Dialogue on Regional Policy with Mercosur. The Case of Cross-border Cooperation
AbstractTh e Regional/Cohesion Policy of the European Union is one of the policies that aim at supporting integration processes and creating opportunities for the development of less developed countries and regions. It is also an interesting fi eld of cooperation between the EU and other countries and organizations. Th e main aim of the present article is to identify whether the policy transfer between the EU and MERCOSUR in one of the areas of Regional Policy – a Cross-border Cooperation – has taken place. In the paper the concept of policy transfer was used and the methods comprise: analyses of legislation, strategic documents and semi-structured interviews with various stakeholders.
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|Book||Latoszek Ewa, Proczek Magdalena, Kłos Agnieszka, Pachocka Marta, Osuch-Rak Ewa (eds.): Facing the challenges in the European Union : re-thinking EU Education and Research for Smart and Inclusive Growth (EuInteg), 2015, Polish European Community Studies Association, ISBN 978-83-8017-063-6, 729 p.|
|Keywords in English||European Union, regional policy, dialogue on regional policy, Mercosur, cross-border cooperation|
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