The Bed you Made: Social Democracy and Industrial Policy in the EU

Angela Wigger, Laura Horn

Publikation: Bidrag til bog/antologi/rapportBidrag til bog/antologiForskningpeer review

Abstract

Many observers seem puzzled by the demise of social democracy in the
context of the EU. While some frame the developments in the context
of the electoral woes of the centre-left at Member State level (Pauly
2018), others see a paradox: while social democratic policies and parties are highly in favour of the European project, the European project
damages their electoral chances the most (Holmes and Lightfoot 2014:
228). This apparent paradox can be resolved quite easily, however, when
adopting a critical political economy perspective and investigating the
dissonance between social democratic commitments and the actual policies pursued at EU level.
OriginalsprogEngelsk
TitelDiverging Capitalisms : Britain, the City of London and Europe
RedaktørerColin Hay , Daniel Bailey
Antal sider23
Udgivelses stedCham
ForlagPalgrave Macmillan
Publikationsdato2019
Sider171-193
Kapitel8
ISBN (Trykt)978-3-030-03414-6
ISBN (Elektronisk)978-3-030-03415-3
StatusUdgivet - 2019
NavnBuilding a Sustainable Political Economy: SPERI Research & Policy

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