Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Measuring International AuthorityA Postfunctionalist Theory of Governance, Volume III$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Liesbet Hooghe, Gary Marks, Tobias Lenz, Jeanine Bezuijen, Besir Ceka, and Svet Derderyan

Print publication date: 2017

Print ISBN-13: 9780198724490

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2017

DOI: 10.1093/oso/9780198724490.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (oxford.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2020. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in OSO for personal use. date: 19 September 2020

Africa

Africa

Chapter:
(p.167) Africa
Source:
Measuring International Authority
Author(s):

Liesbet Hooghe

Gary Mark

Tobias Lenz

Jeanine Bezuijen

Besir Ceka

Svet Derderyan

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/oso/9780198724490.003.0005

This chapter presents profiles on the delegation and pooling of authority of ten international organizations (IOs) in Africa. Each profile explains how the coding scheme is applied to the IO by charting a path from the primary and secondary evidence to scoring judgments. They tell the reader how the assembly, executive, secretariat, consultative body, and dispute settlement of each IO are composed, what decisions each body makes, and how they make decisions. The profiles chart these developments annually since 1950. The authors indicate four kinds of uncertainty in superscript: α‎ for thin information; β‎ for a case that falls between the intervals on a dimension; γ‎ for disagreement among sources; δ‎ for inconsistency between written rules in the IO. Each profile is followed by tables summarizing the authors’ observations. Data and codebooks for the Measure of International Authority (MIA) are available on the authors’ websites.

Keywords:   Africa, IO, secretariat, consultative body, dispute settlement, pooling, delegation, authority

Oxford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .