Joint committee (Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis et al.) awarded the article “Ex post control and steering of government agencies in Lithuania and Romania” as the best study in comparative politics research. It was prepared by the joint team of researchers from IIRPS VU and Babeş Bolyai University (Romania).
Five authors of the study (Prof. Vitalis Nakrošis and dr. Žilvinas Martinaitis from IIRPS VU and three Romanian university researchers) received individual certificates and a single prize of $500. Vitalis Nakrošis together with a Romanian researcher presented article at the 21th NISPAcee (Central and Eastern European Public Administration Network of Institutes and Schools) annual conference “Regionalisation and Inter-regional Cooperation”, which took place on May 16-18, 2013 in Belgrade (Serbia).
This article was prepared for Public Administration Review magazine symposium.