Globalization and Varieties of Capitalism

New Labour, Economic Policy and the Abject State

  • Dan Coffey
  • Carole Thornley

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Dan Coffey, Carole Thornley
    Pages 1-11
  3. Dan Coffey, Carole Thornley
    Pages 12-32
  4. Dan Coffey, Carole Thornley
    Pages 33-57
  5. Dan Coffey, Carole Thornley
    Pages 58-80
  6. Dan Coffey, Carole Thornley
    Pages 81-109
  7. Dan Coffey, Carole Thornley
    Pages 110-130
  8. Dan Coffey, Carole Thornley
    Pages 131-142
  9. Dan Coffey, Carole Thornley
    Pages 143-153
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 154-188

About this book

Introduction

A study of Britain as a capitalism poised between American and European models, exploring themes of legitimation, denial and opportunism via a series of substantial case studies framed by a reinterpretation of Thatcherism's economic contexts and a critical assessment of New Labour.

Keywords

economic policy Europe globalization opportunism Policy politics service

Authors and affiliations

  • Dan Coffey
    • 1
  • Carole Thornley
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Leeds University Business SchoolUK
  2. 2.School of Economic and Management StudiesUK
  3. 3.Institute for Public Policy and ManagementKeele UniversityUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230244603
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2009
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Political & Intern. Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-36283-7
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-24460-3
  • About this book