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  • (2007) with Eisner, J. The Making of the EU Constitution: Judges and Lawyers Beyond Constitutive Power, Routledge-Cavendish

Edited books

  • (2014): With Monda, D. & Vos, E. (eds.), European Agencies in Between Institutions and Member States, Kluwer
  • (2013): With van Asselt, M. & Vos, E. Trade, Health and the Environment: The European Union put to the test, Earthscan-Inbuden
  • (2008): With Vos, E. Uncertain Risks Regulated, Routledge-Cavendish.
  • (2001): With Ehlermann, C-D. The Competition Law Annual Oxford: Hart Publishing

Articles and review articles

  • (2015) 'An Exercise in Legal Honesty: Rewriting the Court of Justice and the Bundesverfassungsgericht', European Law Journal, 21 (4)
  • (2013) ‘The fault of (European) law in (economic) political and social crisis’, Law and Critique 24(2)
  • (2013) ‘The Constitutional Structures of the National Political Economy: Barrier to or Precondition for European Integration?’, in Lyon, B. & Kassim, H. (eds.),special issue on state aids, 13:1 Journal of Industry, Competition and Trade
  • (2012) with Joerges, C. 'Reconfiguring the politics-law relationship in the Integration Project through conflicts-law constitutionalism' European Law Journal 18 (5)
  • (2011) ‘The Limits of the “Conflicts Approach”: Law in Times of Political Turmoil’, 2:2 Transnational Legal Theory
  • (2009)‘The Stubborn Paradox of Political Order’, 7 European Political Science Review.
  • (2007) ‘REVIEW Article: Is its just me, or is there an Elephant in the Room?’, 13:1 European Law Journal
  • (2004) 'REVIEW ARTICLE: Accountability and Law in Europe: Towards a New Public Legal Order?', 67-1 Modern Law Review
  • (2005) ‘Majone’s Europe’. 5:1 European Political Science Review
  • (2004) 'REVIEW ARTICLE: Accountability and Law in Europe: Towards a New Public Legal Order?', 67-1 Modern Law Review
  • (2003) 'Social Pluralism and the European Court of Justice. A Court between a Rock and a Hard Place', The Journal of Legislative Studies 9
  • (2003) '"Subjects" of "Citizens" of "Erewhon?" Law and Non-Law in the Development of a "British Citizenship"', 7:1 Citizenship Studies,
  • (2002) 'Adjudicating the Market', in Vol 8:1 European law Journal 1
  • (2002) Review of "The Europeanisation of Administrative Law" Ladeur, K_H (ed.) Ashgate Publishing, 2002,  The German Law Journal, (2003, republication in German Law Journal Annual Review, Russell Miller & Peer Zumbansen, Berghahn: Oxford, 590-593).
  • (2001) ‘European Agencies: From Institutional Efficieny to ‘Good’ Governance?’, 14:4 European Union Studies Association Review, Special Issue on the European Commission’s White Paper on Good Governance 2001, (
  • (1999) 'Review Essay: A German Cornucopia', Vol 5:2 European Law Journal
  • (1998) 'Beyond the Bundesverfassungsgericht: On the Necessary Cunning of Constitutional Law', Vol. 4:4 European Law Journal
  • (1998) 'Administering Europe', Vol. 36:2 Journal of Common Market Studies
  • (1996) with Preuß, U. K. 'Konzeptionen von Bürgerschaft in Europa,' Vol. 26:4 Prokla,
  • (1995) 'Independent Agencies: Hierarchy Beaters?,' Vol 1:2 European Law Journal

Chapters in edited collections

  • (2015) 'Regulating the Insurance Sector' in Moloney, N., Ferran, E & Payne, J (eds.) Oxford Handbook of Financial Regulation, OUP
  • (2014) with Joerges, C. 'Who is the guardian for constitutionalism in Europe after the financial crisis?' in Kroger, S. (ed.) Political Representation in the European Union: Still democratic in times of crisis?, Routledge
  • (2014) with Monda, C & Vos, E 'European Agencies in between Institutions and Member States' in EU Agencies in between Institutions and Member States, Wolters Kluwer
  • (2014) with Monda, C & Vos, E 'What Is the Future of European Agencies?' in EU Agencies in between Institutions and Member States, Wolters Kluwer
  • (2014) with Rui Correia Gonçalves, ‘Article 16 of the European Charter of Fundamental Rights: Defining the European Economic Constitution’, in Peters & Ward, A Commentary on the European Charter of Fundamental Rights, (Hart Publishing: Oxford)
  • (2014) ‘European Agencies: Barely Legal?’, in Everson, M., Monda, C. & E.Vos (eds), European Agencies in Between Institutions and Member States, Wolters Kluwer
  • (2012) ‘A very Cosmopolitan Citizenship; but Who Pays the Price?’ in Michael Dougan, Niamh Nic Shuibhne and Eleanor Spaventa (eds), Empowerment and Disempowerment of the European Citizen, Hart Publishing
  • (2012) with Rodrigues, F. ‘A crisis of governance: can comitology theory help legitimize ECB/ESCB operations?, in Chiti, E., Menéndez, A. J. & Teixeira, P. G. (eds.), The European Rescue of the European Union?, The existential crisis of the European political project, ARENA Report No 3/12, Norway, available at
  • (2011) ‘European Economic Rights and National State Aids Policy in Conflict: the Problem of the Democratic Securing of Welfare’, in Erika Szyszczak (ed) Source Research Handbook on European State Aid Law (Edward Elgar: Cheltenham)
  • (2010) ‘Politics, Power, and a European Law of Suspicion’, in J.Neyer & A.Wiener, Political Theory of the European Union, Oxford University Press.
  • (2009) ‘European citizenship and the disillusion of the common man’, in Conflict of laws and laws of conflict in Europe and beyond R.Nickel (ed), ARENA 1/09 (Chapter 6).
  • (2009) Everson, M. 'European Agencies: an uncertain future', in Hoffmann & Turk, Legal Challenges In EU Administrative Law: Towards an integrated administration (Edward Elgar, 2009).
  • (2008) Everson, M with Ellen Vos, 'The scientification of politics and the politicisation of science', in Vos & Everson, Uncertain Risks (Routledge Cavendish, December 2008).
  • (2008) Everson, M., 'Three intimate tales of law and science: hope, despair & transcendence', in Vos & Everson, Uncertain Risks (Routledge Cavendish, December 2008).
  • (2008) Everson, M & E Vos, European Risk Governance in Global Context, in Vos, E., European Risk Governance (Connex Report Series No. 6, 2008).
  • (2007): Everson, M & Ch. Joerges ‘Consumer Citizenship in Postnational Constellations?’ Kate Soper and Frank Trentmann (eds.), Citizenship and Consumption New York: Palgrave Macmillan, October 2007.
  • (2007): Everson, M., ‘Judicial Constitution Making’, in, Ch.Joerges & E.Erikson, Law and Democracy in Europe’s Post-National Constellation, Routledge: London.
  • (2006): Everson, M., ‘Judicial Constitution Making’, in, Ch.Joerges & E.Erikson, Law and Democracy in Europe’s Post-National Constellation, (Arena Report, Arena, Norway).
  • (2005): 'Legal Constructions of the Consumer', in Knowing Consumers: Actors, Images, Identities in Modern History, Gerhard Haupt & Frank Trentmann, Berg Publishing.
  • (2005): 'Control of Executive Acts: The Procedural Solution. Proportionality, State of the Art Decision-Making and Relevant Interests', EU Constitution: the Best Way Forwards (Proceedings of the Asser Colloqium 2004), Curtin et al (eds), Asser Institute.
  • (2005): (with Christian Joerges) 'Re-Conceptualising Europeanisation as a Public Law of Collisions: Comitology, Agencies and an Interactive Public Adjudication', in Administrative Governance, Hoffmann & Turk (eds).
  • (2005): 'Good Governance and European Agencies: the Balance', Which Regulatory Authorities in the EU?, Damien Geradin (ed), Edward Elgar.
  • (2004): (with Julia Eisner) 'Forgetting Law in the European Convention? Europe's 'Hidden' Constitution-Building and its Legitimation', in, European Law for the 21st Century, edited by David O'Keefe and Takis Tridimas (eds) Hart Publishing: Oxford (9,600 words).
  • (2004): (with Julia Eisner): 'A Convention without Law? Legitimating 'Legal' Constitution-Building in Europe', in Closa, Carlos (Ed.) Deliberative Constitutional Politics in the EU. Report of the conference held at Albarracmn, Zaragoza, 19-22 June 2003. Zaragoza: Universidad de Zaragoza, 2004 (9,319 words).
  • (2004): 'Solidarity with Strangers' in the Transnational Republic? A Comment on Eriksen & Fossum, 'Europe at a Crossroads: Government or Transnational Governance?', in Ch. Joerges (ed), Good Governance in the Transnational Order, Hart Publishing: Oxford (3,771 words).
  • (2004): (with Christian Joerges), 'Law, Economics and Politics in the Constitutionalisation of Europe', in, Developing a Constitution for Europe, E.O.Eriksen, J.E.Fossum and A.J.Menendez (eds), Routledge: London (9,500 words).
  • (2003): On European Agencies (A Comment on Edoardo Chiti), in, The Forging of Deliberative Supranationalism in the EU, in, E.O. Eriksen & J.Neyer (eds), ARENA (Oslo/Norway) (3,722 words).
  • (2002): 'The Crisis of Indeterminacy: A Reasoned and Reasoning European Market Administration', in Collected Courses of the Academy of European Law 2000 (EUI), Oxford University Press: Oxford, pp. 231-252.
  • (2002) 'Strong Evaluations, Self-Interpretation and Constitutional Patriotism' (Comments on John Erik Fossum's 'Charters and Constitution-Making), in Constitution Making and Democratic Legitimacy, E.O. Eriksen, J.E. Fossum, A.J. Menéndez (eds), ARENA Report No 5/2002 (Oslo, Norway), pp. 177-184.
  • (2001): with G. Majone, 'Institutional Reform in the EU: the Case of EU Agencies', in Lebenies and Patterson (eds), Institutional Reform in the EU, European Commission: Brussels, (20 pages).
  • (2000): with Ch. Joerges, 'Challenging the Bureaucratic Challenge', in E.O. Eriksen & J.E. Fossum (eds), Democracy in the European Union, Routledge: Oxford, pp. 164-188
  • (2000): 'The Integration of European Private Insurance and National Welfare Provision: A Challenge to National Notions of Solidarity', in Collected Courses of the European Humanities Institute, European Humanities Institute, Minsk
  • (2000): 'Beyond the Bundesverfassungsgericht: On the Necessary Cunning of Constitutional Law' (reworked version of 1998 article), in Z. Bankowski & D. Scott, Legal Theory in the European Union, Blackwells: Oxford (24 pages)
  • (1999): 'The Constitutionalisation of European Administrative Law: Legal Oversight of a Stateless Internal Market', in Ch. Joerges and E. Vos (eds), European Committees, Hart Publishing: Oxford, pp. 281-371.
  • (1999): 'The Constitutional Law of the Euro? Disciplining European Governance', in P. Beaumont & N. Walker (eds), Legal Framework of the Single Currency, Hart Publishing, pp. 119-139
  • (1996): 'Women and EU Citizenship,' in, T. Hervey & D. O'Keeffe (eds), Sex Equality Law in the European Union, Wiley: Oxford (30 pages)
  • (1996): 'The Federal Supervisory Authority for Insurance,' in G. Majone (ed), Regulating Europe, Routledge: London, pp. 202-228
  • (1996): 'Independent Agencies,' in G. Winter (ed) Sources and Categories of European Union Law, Nomos: Baden-Baden (20 pages)
  • (1995): 'The Legacy of the Market Citizen,' in J. Shaw & G. More (eds), New Legal Dynamics of European Union, Clarendon: Oxford, pp. 73-89
  • (1995): 'Economic Rights within the European Union,' in R. Bellamy et al (eds), Democracy and Constitutional Culture in the Union of Europe, Lothian Foundation Press, pp. 137-152,
  • (1994): 'The Instrumentalisation of Competition Policy: The Case of the Model Insurance Policy,' in W. Seehafer et al (eds), Jahrbuch Junger Zivilrechtswissenschaftler 1993, Richard Boorbeck Verlag, pp. 157-170

Research reports

  • (2011): Johannes Pollak, Michelle Everson, Christopher Lord, Samuel R. Schubert and Pieter de Wilde, Study for the European Parliament on ‘Citizens weight of voting in the EU Parliament’ available at:
  • 'The Role of Specialised Agencies in Decentralising EU Governance', Report Presented to the Commission by M. Everson, G. Majone, L. Metcalfe & A. Schout (2000): available from the Commission's Governance White Paper Website

Working papers

  • (2013): With Christian Joerges, Who is the Guardian for Constitutionalism in Europe after the Crisis, LSE 'Europe in Question' Discussion Paper Series,‎
  • (2012): 'A Technology of Expertise: EU Financial Services Agencies', LSE 'Europe in Question' Discussion Paper Series,‎
  • (2011): ‘From Effet Utile to Effet Néoliberal: Why is the ECJ hazarding the integrity of European Law?’ in Ch.Joerges (ed), Judicial Governance (essays for Christoph Schmid), ZERP Diskussionspapier (forthcoming)
  • (2010): (with Frank Rodrigues) ‘What Can the Law do for the European System of Central Banks? Good Governance and Comitology ‘within’ the System’, ZERP Diskussionspapier 3/2010
  • (2007): With Beate Braams and Christian Joerges, ‘Die Europäische Wende zu Neuen Formen des Regierens’ (new modes of governance) – Rechtsprobleme eines politischen Konzepts, TranState Arbeitspapiere No. 55 (available at
  • (2006): With Christian Joerges, ‘Consumer Citizenship in Postnational Constellations?’, European University Institute Working Paper LAW No. 2006/47
  • 'British Citizenship: Autonomy and Representation', Working Paper of the Law Department of the European University Institute, No 99/2 (1999).
  • (with H. G. Krenzler), 'Preparing for the Acquis Communitaire', Report of the Working Group on the Eastward Enlargement of the European Union, Policy Papers of the Robert Schumann Centre 98/6, Florence (1998).
  • with U.K. Preuss, 'Concepts, Foundations and Limits of European Citizenship,' ZERP-Diskussionspapier 2/95, ZERP an der Universität Bremen (1995).
  • 'To the Constitutional Position of the Citizen of the United Kingdom,' ZERP Diskussionspapier 7/93, ZERP an der Universität Bremen (1993).
  • (with R. Dehousse, Ch. Joerges, G. Majone & F. Snyder, 'Europe After 1992: New Regulatory Strategies,' EUI Working Paper in Law 92/31, European University Institute (1992).

Translations (from German and French)

  • (2011): Gunther Teubner (with an Introduction by Hugh Collins) Networks as Connected Contracts, Hart Publishing: Oxford
  • (2003): V. Karavas & G. Teubner, ‘ The Horizontal Effect of Fundamental Rights on ‘Private Parties’ within Autonomous Internet Law’, Wolfgang Hoffmann-Riem and Karl-Heinz Ladeur (eds), Innovationsoffene Regulierung des Internet, Baden-Baden: Nomos
  • (2003): G. Teubner, ‘Coincidentia oppositorum: Networks and the Law Beyond Contract and Organization’, ‘Storrs Lectures’, Yale University
  • (2001): Jürgen Habermas, ‘So, Why Does Europe need a Constitution?’
  • (1996): F. Demarigny, ‘Independent Administrative Authorities in France and the Case of the French Council for Competition,’ in G. Majone (ed), Regulating Europe, Routledge: Oxford, 157-179
  • (1996): P. Baake & O. Perschau, ‘The Law and Policy of Competition in Germany,’ in G. Majone (ed), Regulating Europe, Routledge: Oxford, 131-156
  • (1995): A. Höland, ‘Atypical and Precarious Employment in the Unified Germany,’ in R. Hoffmann et al (eds), German Industrial Relations under the Impact of the Structural Change, Graue Reihe, 78-95
  • (1994): Ch. Joerges, ‘History as Non-History: Divergence and Time-Lag between Friedrich Kessler and German Jurisprudence,’42 American Journal of Comparative Law, 163-193
  • (1994): J. Falke, ‘The Post-Market Control of Goods in the European Communities,’ in H.-W Micklitz et al (eds), Federalism and Responsibility, Graham & Trotmann

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