Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
A Theory of International Organization$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Liesbet Hooghe, Tobias Lenz, and Gary Marks

Print publication date: 2019

Print ISBN-13: 9780198766988

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2019

DOI: 10.1093/oso/9780198766988.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (oxford.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in OSO for personal use. date: 23 October 2021

Measuring International Authority

Measuring International Authority

Chapter:
(p.26) 3 Measuring International Authority
Source:
A Theory of International Organization
Author(s):

Liesbet Hooghe

Tobias Lenz

Gary Marks

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/oso/9780198766988.003.0003

Chapter 3 explains why it makes sense to conceptualize international authority as delegation and pooling, and how these abstract qualities can be measured. A processual model of IO decision making disaggregates the rules for agenda setting, final decision making, bindingness of decisions, ratification, and dispute settlement across each of six decision areas—policymaking, constitutional reform, the budget, financial compliance, membership accession, and the suspension of members—for individual IO bodies. The chapter concludes by summarizing variation in pooling and delegation for seventy-six major IOs cross-sectionally and over time (1950–2010).

Keywords:   authority, international authority, delegation, pooling, measurement, IO

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 .