17.01.2017
e-Books
1 Comment

Politics in the New Hard Times [PDF]

by Miles Kahler
The Great Recession and its aftershocks, including the Eurozone banking and debt crisis, add up to the worst global economic crisis since the Great Depression of the 1930s. Although economic explanations for the Great Recession have proliferated, the political causes and consequences of the crisis have received less systematic attention. Politics in the New Hard Times is the first book to focus on the Great Recession as a political crisis, one with both political sources and political consequences.

The authors examine variation in crises over time and across countries, rather than treating these events as undifferentiated shocks. Chapters also explore how crisis has forced the redefinition and reinforcement of interests at the level of individual attitudes and in national political coalitions. Throughout, the authors stress that the Great Recession is only the latest in a long history of international economic crises with significant political effects and that it is unlikely to be the last.

Contributors: Suzanne Berger, MIT; J. Lawrence Broz, University of California, San Diego; Peter Cowhey, University of California, San Diego; Peter A. Gourevitch, University of California, San Diego; Stephan Haggard, University of California, San Diego; Peter A. Hall, Harvard University; Miles Kahler, University of California, San Diego; Peter J. Katzenstein, Cornell University; Ikuo Kume, Waseda University; David A. Lake, University of California, San Diego; Megumi Naoi, University of California, San Diego; Stephen C. Nelson, Northwestern University; Pablo Pinto, Columbia University; James Shinn, Princeton University"
[PDF] Politics in the New Hard Times download

Book info

Title
eBook formatHardcover, (torrent)En
Author
PublisherCornell University Press
File size6.8 Mb
Release date 02.04.2013
ISBN9780801451515
Pages count320
Book rating4 (1 votes)
 rate rate rate rate rate

Other Formats

1 comment

1. Persia Emily | 17.01.2017 17:33

avatar avatar_frame

Thank you! Great book!

Post your comments


©2009-2016 Quimicamente. All rights reserved.