Agnes Batory

Professor of Public Policy

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Vienna, Quellenstrasse 51 | B312
+43 1 252303098

Agnes Batory is a Professor at CEU’s Department of Public Policy. She currently serves as Pro-Rector for Research and Faculty. She holds a PhD from Cambridge University. Her research interests include corruption and corruption control, party politics, and policy implementation and compliance problems in EU governance. She is co-editor of the recent book Policy experiments, failures and innovations, and her articles appeared, among others, in Governance; the Journal of Common Market Studies; the Journal of European Public Policy; Public Administration;  Democratization  and the European Journal of Political Research. She recently ontributed to the Horizon2020 project Tropico dealing with collaborative governance, Horizon2020 Cohesify on European identification and regional policy, and Horizon2020 Transcrisis on crisis-management in the EU.

You can read Agnes' recent academic publications on symbolic compliance and the rule of law in the EU, (the abuse of) participatory governance , corruption in EU funds distribution or populism and the pandemic (all open access), or access them through the link below in CEU's publication database.


Ph.D., Cambridge University, UK
M.Phil (International Relations), Cambridge University, UK
MA in International Relations and European Studies, CEU
LLB/LLM, ELTE, Budapest

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