Local government reforms in Estonia: institutional context, intentions and outcomes
... effect of deep value patterns and concrete political choices on the institutionalization logic followed after the 1993 reform. It is concluded that the local elites retaining their old value patterns will downplay the effect of the 2017 reform.
Gribanova, G. I., Sootla, G., Kersten, K.
local government, reforms, dual model, fuse model, central-local relations, autonomy, balance, institutional theory
NATO Policies in the Baltics: Objectives and Priorities
... Baltic Sea region Russia has not only to respond adequately to emerging military threats but also to launch an awareness campaign to explain its position and dispel the myth about Russia preparing to start a hybrid war against the Baltic States.
Gribanova G. I., † Kosov Yu. V.
NATO, Baltic Sea, political strategy, military tension, Russia, Baltic states
EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region: Challenges and Perspectives of International Cooperation
... 2015, available at: http://ec.europa.eu/regional_policy/sources/cooperate/baltic/pdf/2010_baltic.pdf (accessed 25.12.2015).
21. Wiedemann, J. 2013, The European Union Baltic Sea Strategy and Baltic Sea Region Programme, München, 28 p.
Kosov Yu., Gribanova G.
The EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region, Northern Dimension, region, macroregional cooperation