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Garsztecki, S., Grzeszczak, R., Maatsch, A. Wojtaszyn, D. (2024) Das Politische System Polens / The political system of Poland (NOMOS). Flyer:

Naczyk, M. and Eihmanis, E. (2023) Populist party-producer group alliances and divergent developmentalist politics of minimum wages in Poland and Hungary

in: Competition & Change (online first).

Woźniakowski, T. (2022) Fiscal unions: economic integration in Europe and the United States

Oxford University Press.

Fabbrini, S., Zgaga, T. and Woźniakowski, T. (2023) Comparative fiscal federalism and the post-covid EU: between debt rules and borrowing power

in: Politics and Governance 11(4), Special Issue.

Woźniakowski, T. (2023) No borrowing without taxing? Fiscal solidarity of Next Generation EU in light of the Americal experience

in: Politics and Governance 11(4).

Woźniakowski, T. (2023) Building an EU central fiscal capacity – lessons from US history

in: The Political economy of Europe’s future and identity: integration in crisis mode. RSCAS, EUI and UCP Press.

Woźniakowski, T. (2023) Parliamenary accountability of the Country Specific Recommendations – effectiveness and substance

in: Downson, M. (ed) Substantive accountability in Europe’s new economic governance, Cambridge University Press (in print).

Antal, A., Butztaff, F., Diamond, P. and Pacześniak, A. (2023) Democratic Freedom? Social Democratic Dilemmas in the Multiple Crises of the Contemporary

in: A. Schieder, Andor, L., Maltschnig, M. and A. Skrzypek (2023) Crisis and politics: how to make hard choices and succeed? Brussels: Foundation for European Progressive Studies and the Karl-Renner Institut.

Pacześniak, A., Styczyńska, N. (2023) Impact of Euroscepticism on the Stability and Cohesion

in: Zuba, K. (ed.) The Polish Delegation in the European Parliament. Stability and Cohesion. Palgrave Macmillan, s.213-235.

Pacześniak, A. (2023) Selection and Election

in: Zuba, K. (ed.) The Polish Delegation in the European Parliament. Stability and Cohesion. Palgrave Macmillan, s.35-54.

Żuk, P. & Pacześniak, A. (2023) They attack the family and order”: Right-wing media about feminists and the political consequences of the women’s strike in Poland

in: Frontiers in Sociology 7(1)

Eihmanis, E. (2023) 10 Years of the European Semester: Policy Goals, Efficiency and Legitimacy

in: Adamski, D., Amtenbrink, F. and de Haan, A.  ‘The Cambridge Handbook on European Monetary, Economic and Financial Market Integration’ (CUP).

Maatsch, A. (2023) Explaining the democratic backsliding in Poland: the interplay of intrinsic and extrinsic factors

in: Crum, B. & Oleart, A. (eds.) Populist Parties and Democratic Resilience (Routlege).

Pacześniak, A. (2022) Przywództwo partyjne a porażka wyborcza – interakcje i współzależności

in: Politeja 2022/5(80): 105-121.

Pacześniak, A. (2022) The 2020 presidential campaign in Poland: an exception or business as usual?

in: Voting during pandemics: Making democracy resilient in turbulent times. Experiences from Central – South – Eastern Europe, FEPS Paper Series, Brussels.

Pacześniak, A. (2022) Poland: struggling for hearing

in: Hofmann de Moura, K., Skrzypek, A. and Wilson, R. (eds.) Towards a social democratic century? European and global social democracy can steer a course through the crises, Berlin and Brussels, 75-82, ISBN: 978-3-948314-19-4.

Pacześniak, A. (2022) Do Europarties need direct members? If so, what for?

in: Skrzypek, A. (ed.) Transforming the political union. Reinforcing europarties ahead of the European elections, FEPS and Aspra.

Żuk, P. & Pacześniak, A. (2022) Is it possible to defeat right-wing populist authorities by winning elections? The erosion of democracy and the system of the triple-masters class in Poland

in: Frontiers in Political Science 4(1)

Bohle, D. and Eihmanis, E. (2022) East Central Europe in the COVID-19 crisis (Special Issue)

East European Politics, vol. 38(4).

Maatsch, A. (2022) Ratifications of the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA): Explaining the Structure of the Political Conflict

Polish Political Science Review, vol 10(1): 21-34.

Pacześniak, A. (2022) Gender of electoral defeat in the narrative of political parties in Poland, Belgium and the United Kingdom

P. Barczyszyn-Madziarz, P. Żukiewicz (eds.) Gender and LGBTQ issues in the election processes. Global and local contexts. Routledge (forthcoming).

Pacześniak, A., Bachryj-Krzywaźnia, & M. Kaczorowska, M. (2022) Electoral Defeat and Party Change: From Makeover to Retouching.

Palgrave Macmillan.

Jacuński, M., Brodzińska-Mirowska, B., Pacześniak, A. & Wincławska, M. (2021) Party organization and communication in Poland.


Wincławska, M., Pacześniak, A., Brodzińska-Mirowska, D. & Jacuński, M. (2021) Party Management from the perspective of party members. Evidence from Poland

Problems of Post-Communism, vol. 68(4): 315-  326,

Borońska-Hryniewiecka, K. & Grinc, J. (2021)Actions speak louder than words? The untapped potential of V4 parliaments in EU affairs

East European Politics and Societies (online first),

Borońska-Hryniewiecka, K. (2021) Accountability Revisited. Parliamentary perspectives on the Inter-parliamentary Conference on Stability, Economic Coordination and Governance

Politics and Governance O

Borońska-Hryniewiecka, K. (2021) Beyond Legislative Veto Power: The Transformative Effects of the Early Warning System for Subsidiarity Control Ten Years Down the Line

Política y Sociedad 58(1),

Pacześniak, A. (2021) Proces selekcji kandydatów a stabilność personalna polskiej delegacji w Parlamencie Europejskim

Przegląd Europejski vol. 2:71-86, DOI: 10.31338/1641-2478pe.2.21.5.

Borońska-Hryniewiecka, K. (2021) Parlamenty narodowe w systemie politycznym Unii Europejskiej. Role, ambicje i ograniczenia.

Warszawa: SCHOLAR,

Borońska-Hryniewiecka, K. & Sacriste, G. (2021) Conférence sur l’avenir de l’Europe: comment éviter le choc des légitimités?

Le Grand Continent

Pacześniak, A. & Rydliński, B. (eds.) (2021) Europejskie partie polityczne. Dyskurs programowy w Unii Europejskiej.

Warszawa: Wydawnictwo Sejmowe,

Borońska-Hryniewiecka, K. & Sacriste, G. (2021) Why a shortened 'Future of Europe’ conference suits France

EUobserver, 10 February 2021,

Maatsch A. & Kurpiel A. (2021) Between collective and particularistic interests. Ratification of the Prespa Agreement by national parliaments in Greece and North Macedonia

Southeast European and Black Sea Studies, 21:1, 53-75, DOI: 10.1080/14683857.2021.1877911.

Science/Politologický časopis, vol. 2: 122-134, doi: 10.5817/pc2019-2-122.

Eihmanis, E. (2021) Latvia

E. M. Immergut et al. (ed.). Health Politics in Europe: A Handbook. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Maatsch, A. (2021) Disempowerment through the Backdoor: The Impact of Populist Parties on the National Parliament in Poland

Parliamentary Affairs, 74(4),

Maatsch, A. & Miklin, E. (2021) How populists change parliaments


Maatsch, A. & Miklin, E. (2021) Representative Democracy in Danger? The Impact of Populist Parties in Government on the Powers and Practices of National Parliaments

Parliamentary Affairs 74(4), (Special Issue),

Bachryj-Krzywaźnia, M. & Pacześniak, A. (2021) Rising from ashes of electoral defeat: Reversal of Vlaams Belang’s electoral fortune in the light of demand-supply approach

Athenaeum. Polskie Studia Politologiczne, vol. 72(4):153–167;

Maatsch, A.; Miklin, E. & Woźniakowski, T. (2021) Rising to a Challenge? 10 Years of Parliamentary Accountability of Post-Crisis EU Economic Governance

Politics & Governance (Special Issue), vol.9(3),

Żuk, P. & Pacześniak, A. (2020) Sustainable Development, Energy Transition, and Climate Challenges in the Context of Gender: The Framework of Gender Determinants of Environmental Orientation in Poland

Sustainability, vol. 12, 9214; doi:10.3390/su12219214.

Borońska-Hryniewiecka, K.  (2020) National parliaments as ‘multi-arena players’ in the European Union? Insights into Poland and France

Journal of European Integration 43(6),

Pacześniak, A. (2020) Ustrojowe uwarunkowania funkcjonowania partii politycznych we Francji i ich konsekwencje dla sceny politycznej

Politeja, nr 64: 123-141.

Pacześniak, A., Bachryj-Krzywaźnia, M. & Kaczorowska, M. (2020) Electoral Defeat and Party Change: When do Parties Adapt?

Political Preferences, vol. 27:63-78.

Borońska-Hryniewiecka, K. (2019) The Polish Parliament and the Scrutiny of Brexit in Poland

(Eds.) Christiansen, T. & Fromage, D. Brexit and Democracy. The role of national parliaments and citizens. Palgrave Macmillan, 155-178.

Borońska-Hryniewiecka, K. & Toporowski, P. (2019) Polityka Polski w Unii Europejskiej

Rocznik Polskiej Polityki Zagranicznej 2011-2015. Polski Instytut Spraw Międzynarodowych.

Pacześniak, A., Bachryj-Krzywaźnia, M. (2019) Electoral Defeat As ‘Mother of Party Change’: Towards Objective-Subjective Approach

Czech Journal of Political.

Eihmanis, E. (2019a) An ever wider gap: The ethnic divide in Latvian party competition

H. Kriesi and S. Hutter (eds). European party politics in times of crisis. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 236–258.

Seelkopf, L., Bubek, M., Eihmanis E., Ganderson, J., Limberg, J., Mnaili, Y., Zuluaga, P. & Genschel, P. (2019) The rise of modern taxation: A new comprehensive dataset of tax introductions worldwide

Review of International Organizations.

Eihmanis, E. (2019b) Latvia and the European Union

F. Laursen and A. Verdun (eds). Encyclopedia of European Union Politics. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 1–22.

Pacześniak, A., Wincławska, M. (2018) Members of Polish Political Parties in the Process of Inter-Electoral Campaigning

Polish Political Science Yearbook, vol. 48(4): 652–662,

Pacześniak, A. (eds.) (2018) Anatomia porażki wyborczej

Warszawa: Wydawnictwo Sejmowe,

Eihmanis, E. (2018) Cherry-picking external constraints: Latvia and EU economic governance, 2008–2014

Journal of European Public Policy 25(2): 231–249.

Pacześniak, A. & Wincławska, M. (2018) Leadership in Polish political parties

e-Politicon, nr 28: 92-114.

Maatsch, A. and Cooper, I. (2017) Introduction, in: Cooper, I.; Maatsch, A. and Smith, J. (eds.) ‘Governance without Democracy? Analyzing the Role of Parliaments in European Economic Governance after the Crisis

Parliamentary Affairs, vol. 73(4) – Special Issue.

Borońska-Hryniewiecka, K. (2017) Methodological aspects of measuring the effectiveness of EU participatory mechanisms: the case of ECI

Przegląd Europejski 2(44),

Borońska-Hryniewiecka, K. (2017) Regional parliamentary empowerment in EU affairs. Building an analytical framework

The Journal of Legislative Studies 23 (2), 144-161,

Borońska-Hryniewiecka, K. (2017) Differential Europeanization? Explaining the impact of the Early Warning System on subnational parliaments in Europe

European Political Science Review 9(2),

Borońska-Hryniewiecka, K. (2017) From the EWS to the green card for national parliaments: hindering or accelerating the EU lawmaking?

(Ed.) Jancic, D. National Parliaments after the Lisbon Treaty and the Euro Crisis: Resilience or Resignation? Oxford University Press, 247-261.

Maatsch, A. (2017) Effectiveness of the European Semester: Explaining Domestic Consent and Contestation

Parliamentary Affairs, vol. 73(4).

Maatsch, A. (2017) ‘European Semester Compliance and National Political Party Ownership’

Jančić, D. ed. (2017) National Parliaments after the Lisbon Treaty and the Euro Crisis. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Maatsch, A. (2017) Parliaments and the Economic Governance of the European Union: Talking Shops or Deliberative Bodies?

London: Routledge.

De Waele, J-M. & Pacześniak, A. (2016) Pologne: Les libertés en péril?

Politique Internationale, vol. 152: 325-337,

Pacześniak, A. & De Waele,  J-M. (ed.) (2016) Comprendre la Pologne. Société, politique et institutions.

Paris: L’Harmattan,

Maatsch, A. (2016) Drivers of Political Parties’ Voting Behaviour in European Economic Governance: The Ultimate Decline of the Economic Cleavage?

West European Politics, 39(4).

Pacześniak, A. (2014) Are Polish Political Parties Really Europeanized?

Yearbook of Polish European Studies, vol. 17: 139-166.

Closa, C. and Maatsch, A. (2014) In a spirit of solidarity? Justifying the European Financial Stability Facility (EFSF) in national parliamentary debates

Journal of Common Market Studies, Vol. 52(4).

Maatsch, A. (2014) Are we all austerians now? An analysis of national parliamentary parties’ positioning on anti-crisis measures in the eurozone

Journal of European Public Policy, vol. 21(1).

Pacześniak, A. (2014) Europeizacja polskich partii politycznych.

Warszawa: Wydawnictwo Naukowe Scholar,

Eihmanis, E. (2013) Post-crisis economic governance in Latvia: the European Semester, the Balance-of- Payments programme, and euro accession convergence

European Social Observatory, Brussels.