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Direct Mayoral Elections in Slovenia and England: Traditions and Trends Compared
(Lex Localis, 2015)
Direct mayoral elections have in recent decades become an important and popular feature of many local governments across Europe. The direct election of the mayor enhances the accountability and transparency of local political ...
Ideology or Realism in Local Governance: A Case of RealLokalPolitik in English Local Government
(CROATIAN AND COMPARATIVE PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION, 2015)
The paper reports the results of research conducted among councillors in England which explored how they operate in complex governing networks where they interact with a range of public and private bodies. Councillors, as ...
The importance of political parties in county government
The chapter examines the organisation, activities and impact of party politics on the role of the county councillor as an elected representative. It will examine the way county councillors respond to party group demands ...