123 Idem. According to Snyder, the legitimacy of the whole of the EMU is closely bound up with the nature and function of its institutions, the ECB and the ESCB.
125 Cooper, Richard (1994), p. 70. Cooper underlines that whereas democracies differ greatly in their detailed institutional arrangements, the fundamental principle is the same.
127 Such agencies include for example the European Environmental Agency, the Agency for the Evaluation of Medicinal Projects, the Agency for Safety and Health at Work and the Monitoring Centre for Control of Drugs and Drug Addition. Power can be delegated to these administrative organs e.g. in order to create greater efficiency or increase expertise.