My main research at the Department of International Economics, Government and Business at Copenhagen Business School focuses on European welfare states and labour market policies in comparative perspective.
Primary research areas
EU institutions and policy-making
EU law and its implementation
European welfare state and labour market policy
European Single Market
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Pircher, B., Loxbo, K. (2020). Compliance with EU Law in Times of Disintegration: Exploring Changes in Transposition and Enforcement in the EU Member States between 1997 and 2016. Journal of Common Market Studies. 58(5): 1270-1287. DOI: 10.1111/jcms.13030
Pircher, B. (2020). EU public procurement policy: the economic crisis as trigger for enhanced harmonisation. Journal of European Integration. 42(4): 509-525. DOI: 10.1080/07036337.2019.1666114
Pircher, B. (2020). The Council of the EU in Times of Economic Crisis: A Policy Entrepreneur for the Internal Market. Journal of Contemporary European Research. 16(1): 65-81. DOI: 10.30950/jcer.v16i1.1086
Pircher, B. (2017). Member states’ opposition in the Council of the European Union and its impacts on the implementation of directives. Austrian Journal of Political Science. 46(4): 1-10. DOI: 10.15203/ozp.1896.vol46iss3
Karlsson, C., Silander, D., Pircher, B. (2019). Smart, Sustainable and Inclusive Growth: Political Entrepreneurship for a prosperous Europe. Cheltenham, Edward Elgar Publishing. 272.