Publications | ELLA
13
Mar
2017
DOCUMENTO DE EVIDENCIA COMPARATIVA

Horizontal Accountability through the Lens of State Owned Enterprises: A Comparative Study of Argentina and Kenya

This paper aims to provide understanding about the determinants of the performance of horizontal accountability in Argentina and Kenya and the institutional conditions under which we could expect to see more or less horizontal accountability.

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29
Sep
2016
MULTIMEDIA

[Inglés] INFOGRAPHIC: How Does the Argentinean state hold itseld accountable?

Infographic developed based on the Research Paper "The Deficits in Horizontal Accountability in Argentina: A Tale of two worlds"

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23
Sep
2016
Resumenes

Cuidado con los baches, los mecanismos de rendición de cuentas horizontal en Argentina

Este documento está basado en una nueva investigación que explora la rendición de cuentas del poder ejecutivo frente al legislativo en Argentina, dando como resultado en una serie de recomendaciones para mejorar esta “rendición de cuentas horizontal”.

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16
Sep
2016
Resumenes

[Inglés] Needed: A legal framework for strengthening oversight role of Kenyan parliament

Based on new research, this brief sets out a framework to improve the accountability of the Executive to the Kenyan parliament.

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14
Sep
2016
MULTIMEDIA

[Inglés] INFOGRAPHIC: How effective is the Kenyan legislature at holding the Executive to account?

Infographic developed based on the Research Paper "Horizontal Accountability of the Executive to the Legislature in Africa: A Case Study of Kenya."

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6
Jul
2016
DOCUMENTO DE EVIDENCIA REGIONAL

[INGLÉS] Horizontal Accountability of the Executive to the Legislature in Africa: A Case Study of Kenya

This paper assesses the legislative, representative, financial control and oversight roles played by parliaments in Africa, with Kenya as the main case study in a context of accountability.

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3
Jul
2016
DOCUMENTO DE EVIDENCIA REGIONAL

Déficits en la Rendición de Cuentas Horizontal en la Argentina: una Historia de dos Mundos

Este documento analiza la piedra angular de la debilidad institucional de la región, concretamente, la relación entre los poderes Ejecutivo y Legislativo y la rendición de cuentas horizontal (RH).

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23
Mar
2016
PUBLICACIÓN EXTERNA

(English) On the Institutionalization of Congress (es) in Latin America and Beyond

(English) This paper is sketches an agenda to study the determinants of and the process by which strong policymaking institutions develop, with special focus on the potentially most central policymaking institution in a democracy: Congress

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16
Jun
2015
PLAN DE INVESTIGACIÓN

Determinants of Gaps in Horizontal Accountability of Executive to Legislative Bodies in Latin America and Africa

This design and methods paper sets out how the authors will explore the conditions under which legislative bodies succeed or fail in holding accountable public agencies of the executive as well as the executive’s own capacity for being accountable.

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22
Abr
2015
PUBLICACIÓN EXTERNA

Rethinking Democratic Governance: State Building, Autonomy, and Accountability in Correa’s Ecuador

In this paper Dr. James David Bowen argues that stable democracy must rest on three pillars: capable state institutions, the autonomy of these institutions from powerful actors both within and outside the state, and the existence of meaningful institutions of accountability.

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