The Politics of Austerity

A Recent History

  • Michael Burton

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
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  2. Austerity in the UK

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  3. Global Experiences of Austerity

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  4. Back Matter
    Pages 209-215

About this book

Introduction


Keywords

public finances budgets public spending treasurers deficit reduction fiscal consolidation borrowing GDP cuts Keynesian recessions downturns fiscal crash

Authors and affiliations

  • Michael Burton
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  1. 1.LondonUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/978-1-137-48285-3
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2016
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Political Science and International Studies
  • Print ISBN 978-1-137-48629-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-48285-3
  • About this book