The New Regulatory Space
Show Less

The New Regulatory Space

Reframing Democratic Governance

Frank Vibert

This groundbreaking book analyses changing patterns of governance in modern democratic societies. Frank Vibert discusses how far we should be concerned about such changes and what we should be concerned about. Crucially, Vibert clarifies the status of regulation, revealing how regulation should be viewed, not only as a technique offering specific responses to particular policy problems, but also in its new role as the key mechanism for making adjustments between the different systems of coordination used in contemporary governance.
Buy Book in Print
Show Summary Details
You do not have access to this content

Chapter 12: Conclusions

Frank Vibert

Extract

In the world today there are more countries that practise some form of democratic politics than ever before, alongside professing an outward respect for the concept of the rule of law. In addition, most countries in the world organize their economies along market lines and most rely on a multiplicity of informal social norms to coordinate daily relationships. At the same time regulatory activity has grown across the world and the principles of regulation are spread internationally by bodies such as the OECD and the Bretton Woods organizations. What however remains in constant flux is the inter-relationship between these different forms of authority.

You are not authenticated to view the full text of this chapter or article.

Elgaronline requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books or journals. Please login through your library system or with your personal username and password on the homepage.

Non-subscribers can freely search the site, view abstracts/ extracts and download selected front matter and introductory chapters for personal use.

Your library may not have purchased all subject areas. If you are authenticated and think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.


Further information

or login to access all content.