This book presents the evolution of Italian administrative law in the context of the EU, describing its distinctive features
and comparing it with other experiences across Europe. It provides a comprehensive overview of administrative law in Italy,
focusing on the main changes occurred over the last few decades.Although the respective chapters generally pursue a legal
approach, they also consider the influence of economic, social, cultural and technological factors on the evolution of public
administration and administrative law.The book is divided into three parts. The first part addresses general issues (e.g.
procedures and organization of public administrations, administrative justice). The second part focuses on more specific topics
(e.g. public intervention in the economy, healthcare management, local government). In the third part, the evolution of Italian
administrative law is discussed in a comparative perspective.