Agnes Batory is a Professor at CEU’s School of Public Policy. She currently serves as Pro-Rector for Social Sciences and Humanities. She holds a PhD from Cambridge University. Her research interests include corruption and corruption control, party politics, and policy implementation and compliance problems in EU governance. She is co-editor of the recent book Policy experiments, failures and innovations, and her articles appeared, among others, in Governance; the Journal of Common Market Studies; the Journal of European Public Policy; Public Administration; Democratization and the European Journal of Political Research. She recently ontributed to the Horizon2020 project Tropico dealing with collaborative governance, Horizon2020 Cohesify on European identification and regional policy, and Horizon2020 Transcrisis on crisis-management in the EU.