The Futures of European Capitalism
By (author) Vivien A. Schmidt
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Futures of European Capitalism by Vivien A. Schmidt
Book DescriptionIn this path-breaking book, the author argues that European countries' political-economic policies, practices, and discourses have changed profoundly in response to globalization and Europeanization, but they have not converged. Although national policies may now be more similar, especially where they follow from common European policies, they are not the same. National practices, although moving in the same general direction toward greater market orientation, continue to be differentiable into not just one or even two but three varieties of capitalism. And national discourses that generate and legitimate changes in policies and practices not only remain distinct, they matter. The book is a tour de force which combines sophisticated theoretical insights and innovative methods to show that European countries generally, but in particular Britain, France, and Germany (for which the book provides lengthy case studies), have had very different experiences of economic adjustment, and will continue to do so into the future.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780199253685
(235mm x 156mm x 19mm)
Imprint: Oxford University Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 15-Aug-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Vivien A. Schmidt
Resilient Liberalism in Europe's Political Economy, Paperback (August 2013)
This book explains why neoliberal economic ideas have not just survived, but thrived since the 1980s - taking Europe from boom to bust.
Debating Political Identity and Legitimacy in the European Union, Hardback (December 2010)
Brings together a cluster of some of the high profile scholars, from various disciplinary backgrounds to debate the ontological and epistemological aspects of research on identity and legitimacy formation in the EU.
Democratizing France, Paperback (March 2007)View all books by Vivien A. Schmidt
This 1991 book focuses on the decentralization reforms legislated by the Socialist government in France from 1982 to 1986.
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