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Title Aftershocks : economic crisis and institutional choice / Anton Hemerijck, Ben Knapen, Ellen van Doorne (eds.).

Imprint Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, 2009.

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Description 1 online resource (283 pages)
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Contents The institutional legacy of the crisis of global capitalism / Anton Hemerijck -- A tale of two crises / Barry Eichengreen -- A history of profligate lending / Charles Maier -- The problems of social deflation / Jean-Paul Fitoussi -- The crisis as a paradigm shift / Paul de Grauwe -- The significance of politics / Peter A. Hall -- Troubleshooting economic narratives / Suzanne Berger -- Leadership imperatives for a post-crisis world / Stephen Roach -- Establishing a new macro-economic policy regime / Willem Buiter -- Varieties of capitalism; varieties of reform / David Soskice -- Social discontent in European welfare states / Mark Elchardus -- A crisis of consumerism / Amitai Etzioni -- The moral bankruptcy of new capitalism / Richard Sennett -- Transcending the European nation state / Dominique Moisi -- The crisis of global governance / Andre Sapir -- Capitalism 3.0 / Dani Rodrik -- The global development agenda / Nancy Birdsall -- The economic crisis and climate change / Anthony Giddens -- A stress test for the welfare state / Tony Atkinson -- The G2 and the crisis / Amy Chua -- A new European contract / Loukas Tsoukalis -- Europe's neo-liberal bias / Fritz Scharpf -- Beyond Lisbon / Maria Joao Rodrigues -- The quest for vision / Helmut Schmidt -- Rekindling the spirit of cooperation / Jacques Delors -- Towards a new agenda / Ben Knapen.
Summary "Aftershocks was written in the midst of the deepest economic crisis since the Great Depression. Although it would be premature to presume to identify the repercussions of the crisis, it is clear that it will have profound aftershock effects in the political, economic, and social spheres. The book contains essays based on semi-structured interviews with leading scholars, European politicians and representatives from the world of business. They reflect on the origins of the crisis as well as the possible social, economic, and political transformations it may engender."--Publisher's description.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Note Print version record.
Language English.
Subject Financial crises.
Financial crises -- Political aspects.
Economic history -- 20th century.
Economic history -- 21st century.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Economics -- Microeconomics.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Economics -- General.
Economics, finance, business and management.
Economic history. (OCoLC)fst00901974
Financial crises. (OCoLC)fst00924607
Business & Economics.
Economic Theory.
Chronological Term 1900-2099
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Hemerijck, A. (Anton)
Knapen, Ben.
Doorne, Ellen van.
Wetenschappelijke Raad voor het Regeringsbeleid (Netherlands)
Other Form: Print version: Aftershocks. Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, 2009 9789089641922 (OCoLC)464585393
ISBN 9789048511853 (electronic bk.)
9048511852 (electronic bk.)
9789089641922
9089641920
1282453947
9781282453944
Standard No. 9786612453946

 
    
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