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The Political Economy of Mass Strikes in the Global Crisis

  • Jörg Nowak
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Part of the Studies in the Political Economy of Public Policy book series (PEPP)

Abstract

Global capitalism has restructured production networks, and the precarity-informality regime is the basis of those networks at the level of the labour regime. Strikes after 2008 in non-core countries confronted lower growth rates and the scenario of a Kondratieff downswing.

Keywords

Global production networks Unequal exchange Precarity Informality Strike waves 

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  • Jörg Nowak
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  1. 1.School of Politics and International RelationsUniversity of NottinghamNottinghamUK

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