Font Borrás, Nuria

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Nuria Font (PhD, UAB) is an Associate Professor of political science at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, where she teaches undergraduate and postgraduate courses on EU institutions and politics. She has been a visiting researcher at the European University Institute in Florence, the University of California at Berkeley, the University of California at San Diego and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She currently investigates legislative behaviour in the European Parliament, Eurosceptic parties, populism in Southern Europe and the accountability of European agencies. Her main recent publications include:




Font, N., P. Graziano and M. Tsakatika (2019), ‘Varieties of inclusionary populism? SYRIZA, Podemos and the Five Star Movement’, Government & Opposition. Online 9/5/2019.


Font, N. (2018), 'Competing Principals and Non-Vote Decisions in the European Parliament', Parliamentary Affairs. Online 13/12/2018.


Font, N. (2018), 'Informal Rules and Institutional Balances on the Boards of EU Agencies', Administration & Society 50(2): 269-294.


Font, N. and I. Pérez Durán (2016), 'The European Parliament oversight of EU agencies through written questions', Journal of European Public Policy 23(9): 1349-1366.


Font, N. (2015), 'Policy properties and political influence in post-delegation: the case of EU agencies', International Review of Administrative Sciences 84(1): 773-792.


Font, N. (2014), ‘Designing Accountability Regimes at the European Union Level’, in A. Bianculli, X. Fernández-Marín and J. Jordana and (eds), Accountability and Regulatory Governance. Audiences, Controls and Responsibilities, London, Palgrave.


Font, N. and J. Subirats (2010) ‘Water Management in Spain: the Role of Policy Entrepreneurs in Shaping Change’, Ecology & Society, 15:2, 25.


Fernández, A.M., N. Font and C. Koutalakis (2010) ‘Environmental governance in Southern Europe: the domestic filters of Europeanization’, Environmental Politics, 19:4, 557-577.

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