Political Science / Political Economy

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Globalization and the Future of the Welfare State

Globalization and the Future of the Welfare State

Globalization and the Future of the Welfare State focuses on the effects of globalization and free trade on social welfare policies in a variety of developing countries in Asia and Latin America.

The Left’s Dirty Job

The Left’s Dirty Job

The Politics of Industrial Restructuring in France and Spain

The Left’s Dirty Job compares the experiences of recent socialist governments in France and Spain, examining how the governments of Fran¬ćois Mitterrand (1981-1995) and Felipe Gonzalez (1982-1996) provide a key test of whether a leftist approach to industrial restructuring is possible. Taking the unusual position that these governments’ policies were generally similar to those in European countries, this study provides insight into these important socialist governments.

The Politics of Mexican Oil

The Politics of Mexican Oil

George Grayson examines the influence of oil and the oil sector both within Mexican society and in its relations with other nations, as he traces the development of the oil industry from its beginnings in 1901 up until the 1980s.

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