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Wim Voermans

Prof. W.J.M. Voermans, Professor of Constitutional and Administrative Law at Institute for Public Law and Director at Institute for Public Law
Wim Voermans

Voermans current research focuses on Dutch and European constitutional law, with a particular interest in the Dutch and European legislature. Focal points in his recent research are: quality of EC legislation, impact assessment, legislative procedures (with a special interest in (European) Parliament), transparency, institutional balance, decentralization, deregulation, simplification, red tape reduction, transposition and implementation of EU legislation, compliance and enforcement, drafting techniques, and legislative evaluation).

Voermans is one of the three directors of the Leiden Research Profile "Political Legitimacy".

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