• in accredited journals such as Financial Audit Journal (Romanian Chamber of Financial Auditors), The Law Journal (Romanian Jurists’ Union) or Public Law Journal (Institute of Administrative Sciences);
• in other journals such as Forbes, Business Week, Capital, Money Magazine, HR Manager, Romanian Business Digest, Ziarul Financiar or Market Watch.
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Lobbying in Romania
The research provides useful information about mechanisms, tools, successful approaches, but also the shortcomings and errors of the local lobbying. The research followed a 360-degree coverage, by investigating all three dimensions of lobbying: the public view (vox populi), the initiators (lobbyists) and decision makers (politicians). The study is based on responses from 865 respondents, representative for the three dimensions explored.
The research was initiated and implemented by Forum for International Communications through PR Romania portal, between February and December 2011, with support from GfK Romania for the “vox populi” dimension. The authors of the research methodology and the report are Liviu Mihăileanu, Dana Oancea and Aurelian Horja.
“GfK Romania is glad to contribute to the emergence of the first study about lobbying practices in Romania. I think the present research will soon become the reference guide of lobbyists and those who want to understand the role of lobbying in a democratic society. Finally, the study will transform the way Romanians relate to the concept of lobbying,” said Andi Dumitrescu, General Director GfK Romania.