Congrespapers

2010

2009

2008

2007

2006

2005

 

2010

  • DE CEUNINCK, K., VALCKE, T., REYNAERT, H., The relationship between local and regional government. The Flemish case.
    Paper presented at the '32nd Conference of the European Group for Public Administration (EGPA).' Toulouse, 8-10 September 2010. 
  • DE CEUNINCK, K., VALCKE, T., Vlaamse gemeenten en provincies halfweg de legislatuur. Tijd voor tussengas?
    Paper presented at 'Politicologenetmaal 2010.' Leuven, 27-28 mei 2010.
  • VAN BEVER, E., The impact of Europe on local government: Towards bottom-up Europeanisation?
    Paper presented at '60th Political Studies Association Annual Conference', Edinburgh, 29 March- 1 April 2010.
  • OLISLAGERS, E., Coalition formation in Belgian municipalities. Theoretical stage-setting and empirical try-out.
    Paper presented at '15th Euroloc Summer School', Kristiansand, 22-29 June 2010.
  • DEZEURE, K., DE RYNCK, F., REYNAERT, H., Participation arrangements in Ghent : searching for the underlying story.
    Paper presented at the '14th IRSPM conference : The Crisis : challenges for public management', Bern, 7-9 April 2010.

2009

  • STEYVERS, K., REYNAERT, H., DE CEUNINCK, K., VALCKE, T., VERHELST, T., Bird of Paradise or Ugly Duckling? On the Meaning of Local Lists for Municipal Politics in Belgium.
    Paper presented at 'Independent local lists and local parties. Challengers from bottom-up?' Halle-Wittemberg (Martin Luther University), 27-28 November 2009.
  • VERHELST, T., REYNAERT, H., STEYVERS, K., Local Political Elites and Democracy: the Case of the Belgian Local Councillors.
    Paper presented at the '59th Political Studies Association Annual Conference', Manchester, 7-9 April 2009.
  • VERHELST, T., STEYVERS, K., Layman or Professional? Comparatively Assessing the Activation and Apprenticeship of the Local Councillor in Europe.
    Paper presented at 'Municipal Assemblies in European Local Governance in Change ', Zürich, 29-30 October 2009.
  • VAN ASSCHE, J., BLOCK, T., REYNAERT, H., Vision and indicators double bounded : measuring sustainability in Flemish cities.
    Paper presented at 'Sustainable Cities and Regions : Enabling vision or empty talk?', Orebro, 11-13 March 2009.
  • VAN ASSCHE, J., VANDEWIELE , D., REYNAERT, H., Picturing local participation form the citizens' perspective : the Eeklo case.
    Paper presented at 'Innovation for Good Local and Regional Governance : a European challenge', Enschede, 2-3 April 2009.
  • VAN ASSCHE, J., REYNAERT, H., Harnessing knowledge through urban indicators : measuring quality of life in Flemish cities.
    Paper presented at 'City Futures in a Globalizing World : international conference on Globalism and Urban Change', Madrid, 4-6 June 2009.
  • BRUNEEL, D., DE RYNCK, F., STEYVERS, K., REYNAERT, H., Hybridity of accountability in local governance networks. The impact of institutional settings.
    Paper presented at 'The Fifth TransAtlantic Dialogue', Washington, 11-13 June 2009.
  • VAN BEVER, E., The road to Europe : main street or backward alley for local governments in Belgium?
    Paper presented at '14th Euroloc Summer School in Local Government Studies', Lausanne, 22 June - 1 July 2009.
  • VERHELST, T., Between Representation and Administration. The Role of Local Councillors in Belgian Local Governance.
    Paper presented at '14th Euroloc Summer School in Local Government Studies', Lausanne, 22 June - 1 July 2009.
  • VAN BEVER, E., The road to Europe : main street or backward alley for local governments in Belgium?
    Paper presented at 'Politicologenetmaal', Berg & Dal, 28-29 May 2009.
  • BRUNEEL, D., VERHELST, T., Publiek-Privaat samenwerken op lokaal vlak in Vlaanderen. Over de karakteristieken en de houding van gemeenteraadsleden.
    Paper presented at 'Politicologenetmaal', Berg & Dal, 28-29 May 2009.

2008

  • VAN ASSCHE, J., BLOCK, T., REYNAERT, H., City indicators are a knowledge base for urban governance : the case of the Flemish City Monitor 2006.
    Paper presented at the 11the EURA Conference 'Learning cities in a knowledge based society', Milano, 9-11 October 2008.
  • VAN ASSCHE, J., BLOCK, T., REYNAERT, H., Une méthode participative pour mesurer la durabilité urbaine? : le cas du moniteur des villes Flamandes 2006.
    Paper presented at 'Le développement durable vingt ans après', Lille, 20-22 November 2008.
  • VAN ASSCHE, J., BLOCK, T., REYNAERT, H., Indicateurs locaux pour la durabilité urbaine? : le cas du moniteur des villes Flamandes 2006.
    Paper presented at 'Construire ensemble des indicateurs locaux pour le progrès sociétal ', Rennes, 30-31 October 2008.
  • DEZEURE, K., DE RYNCK, F., STEYVERS, K., REYNAERT, H., Internationaal vergelijkende literatuurstudie naar lokale participatie.
    Paper presented at 'Politicologenetmaal', Berg & Dal, 29-30 May 2008.
  • BRUNEEL, D., DE RYNCK, F., STEYVERS, K., REYNAERT, H., The impact of local governance on local government leadership. Setting the stage for a pilot case: preliminary hypotheses.
    Paper presented at 'the 58th Political Studies Association Annual Conference ', Swansea, 1-3 April 2008.
  • BRUNEEL, D., DE RYNCK, F., STEYVERS, K., REYNAERT, H., Accountability issues in the network-liked local governance.
    Paper presented at 'the Euroloc Summerschool', Ghent, 23 June - 1 July 2008.
  • BLOCK, T., DE CEUNINCK, K., STEYVERS, K., REYNAERT, H., VALCKE, T., Tactiek of tijdverspilling? Strategische meerjarenplanning in Vlaamse gemeenten en provincies.
    Paper presented at 'Politicologenetmaal', Berg & Dal, 29-30 May 2008.
  • BLOCK, T., DE BRUYNE, P., Multiscalar governance and incremental processes in urban projects. Reflections about the implementation of sustainable development.
    Paper presented at 'Le développement urbain durable saisi par les sciences sociales', Saint-Etienne, 29-30 May 2008.
  • VALCKE, T., Belgian Mayors and Governors. Leadership in a changing multi-level context.
    Paper presented at the 'Third International Conference on Local Politics in Europe. Town Chief, City Boss or Place Bound President? Comparing Local Political Leadership in Europe’. Ghent, 14 and 15 March 2008.

2007

  • BRUNEEL, D., DE RYNCK, F., STEYVERS, K., REYNAERT, H., Local governance: the impact of networks on local policy, politics, management and democracy.
    Paper presented at 'Democracy in Transition', Roskilde, 3-7 December 2007.
  • VAN ASSCHE, J., BLOCK, T., DE RYNCK, F., REYNAERT, H., A methodology for measuring urban systems sustainability. The case of the Flemish city monitor
    Paper presented at 'the Fifth European Conference on Sustainable Cities & Towns'.
  • VAN ASSCHE, J., BLOCK, T., DE RYNCK, F., REYNAERT, H., A method for monitoring urban sustainability. The case of the Flemish City Monitor
    Paper presented at 'the 3rd International Life Cycle Thinking Workshop on 'Sustainability and Decoupling Indicators: Life cycle based approaches''.

2006

  • VALCKE, T., DE CEUNINCK, K., REYNAERT, H., STEYVERS, K., Leadership, Governance and Legitimacy at an intermediate government level. The case of the Flemish Governors.
    Paper presented at the 'Annual Conference of the European Group of Public Administration (EGPA). Study Group 4. Local Governance and Democracy'. Milan, 6-9 September 2006.
  • VERLET, D., STEYVERS, K., REYNAERT, H., DEVOS, C., Attitudes towards Citizen Involvement. Looking from both sides of the 'Gap'.
    Paper presented at the 'Annual Conference of the European Group of Public Administration (EGPA). Study Group 4. Local Governance and Democracy'. Milan, 6-9 September 2006.
  • PILET, J.-B., VERLET, D., DELWIT, P., BLOCK, T., Assessing Participatory Democracy in Belgium.
    Paper presented at the '2nd Congress on Local Politics in Europe. Assessing Participatory and Direct Democracy at the Local Level'. Brussels, 26-27 May 2006.
  • STEYVERS, H., REYNAERT, H., DE CEUNINCK, K., VALCKE, T., 30 jaar gemeenteraadsverkiezingen in Vlaanderen. Trends en toekomstscenario's.
    Paper voorgesteld op het 'Politicologenetmaal 2006. Workshop 5: Nieuw vertrouwen in de lokale politiek'. Den Haag, 18-19 mei 2006.
  • DE CEUNINCK, K., REYNAERT, H., Heading for efficiency or democracy? An analysis of the local level in Belgium.
    Paper presented at the 'European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR), Joint Sessions of Workshops. Workshop 21. Efficiency versus Democracy: Towards a New Synthesis?'. Nicosia, 25-30 April 2006.
  • VALCKE, T., Governors in Flemish provinces. Between bureaucratic and political leadership?
    Paper presented at the 'European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR), Joint Sessions of Workshops. Workshop 3. Local Political Leadership in a Changing Context'. Nicosia, 25-30 April 2006.
  • STEYVERS, K., REYNAERT, H., De inzet van de gemeenteraadsverkiezingen.
    Paper voorgesteld op 'Gemeente- en provincieraadsverkiezingen 2006. Zevende Congres Lokale en Provinciale Politiek'. Gent, 22 maart 2006.
  • VALCKE, T., De inzet van de provincieraadsverkiezingen.
    Paper voorgesteld op 'Gemeente- en provincieraadsverkiezingen 2006. Zevende Congres Lokale en Provinciale Politiek. Gent, 22 maart 2006.

2005

  • DE CEUNINCK, K., REYNAERT, H., STEYVERS, K., VALCKE, T., Private Actors in Public Environments: paradox or partnership in an NPM era for local government?
    Paper presented at the 'IIIrd Specialized International Conference of International Institute of Administrative Sciences (IIAS)'. Berlin, 20-23 September 2005.
  • REYNAERT, H., STEYVERS, K., Oude wijn in nieuwe zakken? De lokale politieke organen doorgelicht.
    Paper voorgesteld op 'Het Vlaamse gemeentedecreet: tussen continuïteit en vernieuwing'. Leuven, Instituut voor de Overheid, 22 september 2005.
  • DE CEUNINCK, K., DEVOS, C., REYNAERT, H., VALCKE, T., VERLET, D., Compulsory Voting in Flanders.
    Paper presented at the 'Third European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) Conference. Panel 26-3. Participation and citizenship in local democracy I'. Budapest, 8-11 September 2005.
  • REYNAERT, H., STEYVERS, K., Mayors in Governance: heading for efficiency and democracy? The Belgian case.
    Paper presented at the 'Third European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) Conference. Panel 26-2. Representation and responsiveness in local democracy. New perspectives in a changing environment?'. Budapest, 8-11 September 2005.
  • DE CEUNINCK, K., REYNAERT, H., STEYVERS, K., VALCKE, T., Belgium, A governance of efficiency? Redefining Public Administration and Political Leadership in an NPM era.
    Paper presented at the 'Annual Conference of the European Group of Public Administration (EGPA)'. Study Group 4. Local governance and democracy. Bern, 31 augustus - 3 September 2005
  • DE CEUNINCK, K., STEYVERS, K., VALCKE, T., Naar nieuwe vormen van gemeentelijk beheer in België en Nederland.
    Paper voorgesteld op het Politicologenetmaal 2005. Workshop: burger en overheid op lokaal vlak. Een LAT-relatie? Antwerpen, 19-20 mei 2005.
  • DE CEUNINCK, K., DEVOS, C., REYNAERT, H., VALCKE, T., VERLET, D., De opkomstplicht in Vlaanderen.
    Paper voorgesteld op het Politicologenetmaal 2005. Workshop: burger en overheid op lokaal vlak. Een LAT-relatie? Antwerpen, 19-20 mei 2005.
  • DEVOS, C., REYNAERT, H., VERLET, D., Interactieve besluitvorming. (R)Evolutionair?
    Paper voorgesteld op het Politicologenetmaal 2005. Workshop: burger en overheid op lokaal vlak. Een LAT-relatie? Antwerpen, 19-20 mei 2005
  • DE CEUNINCK, K., STEYVERS, K., VALCKE, T., Wat we zelf doen, doen we beter... of toch niet? Naar nieuwe vormen van lokaal beheer.
    Paper voorgesteld op 'Nieuwe vormen van bestuur. Zesde congres lokale en provinciale politiek'. Gent, 16 maart 2005.
  • DEVOS, C., REYNAERT, H., VERLET, D., Interactieve beleidsvorming.
    Paper voorgesteld op 'Nieuwe vormen van bestuur. Zesde congres lokale en provinciale politiek'. Gent, 16 maart 2005.