Montesquieu Institute: from science to society

Montesquieu sequence

The Montesquieu Institute will publish on a regular basis short sequences on different themes.

The following Dutch bundles have appeared:

De Commissie-Juncker: Laatste kans voor Europa? Tussenbalans na een jaar

The 6th edition of the Montesquieu Sequence 'De Commissie-Juncker: Laatste kans voor Europa? Tussenbalans na een jaar' tries to answer different questions concerning the first year of the new Commission team.

Het 'probleem' Eerste Kamer: Visies op de toekomstige rol van de Senaat
This Montesquieu Sequence deals with the so called 'problem' of the Dutch Senate. From a political scientist perspective on the future of the Senate, to the role of the Senate during elections and the formation procedure afterwards
This Montesquieu Sequence comes up with an interim review on the cabinet of Rutte II. Researchers answer questions on how Rutte II has been able to succeed thus far and try to come up with a scenario for the next two years.
Het nieuwe formeren
On December 17th 2012, the Montesquieu Institute hosted a conference on the formation of Rutte II. Reports of the contributing researchers and a foreword by mr. H.D. Tjeenk Willink are now collected in this Montesquieu Sequence.
Koning, Kamers, Kabinetsformatie
This second edition is a collection of reports on the role of the Dutch Lower House, the Senate and the King when it comes to the formation of a new Cabinet. These reports were written for the Parliamentary Conference organized by Presidium of the Lower House.
De erfenis van Pim Fortyn
Researchers and (former) politicians shed a light on the political and parliamentary heritage of Pim Fortuyn in this first Montesquieu Sequence.