Academic Appointments


  • Sr Research Scholar, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies

All Publications


  • National parliamentary control and voting in the Council of the European Union EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF POLITICAL RESEARCH Van Gruisen, P., Crombez, C. 2019; 58 (3): 981–1000
  • Voting Behavior in the Council of the European Union: The Effect of the Trio Presidency POLITICAL SCIENCE RESEARCH AND METHODS van Gruisen, P., Vangerven, P., Crombez, C. 2019; 7 (3): 489–504
  • Choosing an informative agenda setter: The appointment of the Commission in the European Union EUROPEAN UNION POLITICS Crombez, C., Huysmans, M., Van Gestel, W. 2017; 18 (2): 145–67
  • Legislative Activity and Gridlock in the European Union BRITISH JOURNAL OF POLITICAL SCIENCE Crombez, C., Hix, S. 2015; 45 (3): 477-499
  • The budgetary procedure in the European Union and the implications of the Treaty of Lisbon EUROPEAN UNION POLITICS Crombez, C., Hoyland, B. 2015; 16 (1): 67-89
  • Democratic global (economic) governance and the emergence of the G20 GLOBAL GOVERNANCE AND DEMOCRACY: A MULTIDISCIPLINARY ANALYSIS Van Kerckhoven, S., Crombez, C., Wouters, J., Braeckman, A., Lievens, M., Becault, E. 2015: 97–116
  • The role of oversight committees in closed rule legislation JOURNAL OF THEORETICAL POLITICS Van Gestel, W., Crombez, C. 2014; 26 (4): 521-547
  • Procedural models of European Union politics: Contributions and suggestions for improvement EUROPEAN UNION POLITICS Crombez, C., Vangerven, P. 2014; 15 (2): 289-308
  • Treaty reform and the Commission's appointment and policy-making role in the European Union EUROPEAN UNION POLITICS Crombez, C., Hix, S. 2011; 12 (3): 291-314
  • The party political make-up of EU legislative bodies JOURNAL OF EUROPEAN PUBLIC POLICY Warntjen, A., Hix, S., Crombez, C. 2008; 15 (8): 1243-1253
  • The status quo bias and reform of the Common Agricultural Policy: impact of voting rules, the European Commission and external changes EUROPEAN REVIEW OF AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS Pokrivcak, J., Crombez, C., Swinnen, J. F. 2006; 33 (4): 562-590
  • Gatekeeping JOURNAL OF POLITICS Crombez, C., Groseclose, T., Krehbiel, K. 2006; 68 (2): 322-334
  • Luxembourg, the Convention and the IGC Consensus and concern for its economy POLICY-MAKING PROCESSES AND THE EUROPEAN CONSTITUTION: A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF MEMBER STATES AND ACCESSION COUNTRIES Crombez, C., Lebbe, J., Konig, T., Hug, S. 2006; 46: 160–66
  • The Commission, the Convention and the IGC Consensus and concern for its role POLICY-MAKING PROCESSES AND THE EUROPEAN CONSTITUTION: A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF MEMBER STATES AND ACCESSION COUNTRIES Crombez, C., Lebbe, J., Konig, T., Hug, S. 2006; 46: 243–49
  • Belgium, the Convention and the IGC Consensus and coalition politics POLICY-MAKING PROCESSES AND THE EUROPEAN CONSTITUTION: A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF MEMBER STATES AND ACCESSION COUNTRIES Crombez, C., Lebbe, J., Konig, T., Hug, S. 2006; 46: 43–50
  • Challenging existing theories of representative government - Introduction JOURNAL OF THEORETICAL POLITICS Crombez, C. 2004; 16 (3): 227-231
  • Another look at connections across German elections Conference on Political Economy of Parliamentary Government in Europe Gaines, B. J., Crombez, C. SAGE PUBLICATIONS LTD. 2004: 289–319
  • The democratic deficit in the European Union - Much ado about nothing? Conference on Democratic Institutions for a Large European Union Crombez, C. SAGE PUBLICATIONS LTD. 2003: 101–20
  • Legislative procedures in the European Community BRITISH JOURNAL OF POLITICAL SCIENCE Crombez, C. 1996; 26: 199-228