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Capitalism and the Dark Forces of Time and Ignorance: Economic and Political Expectations

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Capitalism and the Dark Forces of Time and Ignorance: Economic and Political Expectations

Capitalism and the Dark Forces of Time and Ignorance: Economic and Political Expectations by David Harrison
English | PDF,EPUB | 2021 | 152 Pages | ISBN : 3030783936 | 2 MB

This book explores the role of expectations within the modern capitalist system. Through looking at how they are formed and develop, the impact of events that lead to a collapse in expectations, such as a major financial crisis, is examined to highlight the precarious and unstable nature of the economic system. With a particular focus on the UK and USA, it is also considered how public policy and institutions can shift the balance away from speculation and back towards enterprise.

Political Representation and Citizenship in Portugal: From Crisis to Renewal

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Political Representation and Citizenship in Portugal: From Crisis to Renewal

Political Representation and Citizenship in Portugal: From Crisis to Renewal by Marco Lisi, André Freire, Emmanouil Tsatsanis
2020 | ISBN: 1793601151 | English | 226 pages | PDF/EPUB | 3/4 MB

British Think Tanks After the 2008 Global Financial Crisis (Repost)

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British Think Tanks After the 2008 Global Financial Crisis (Repost)

British Think Tanks After the 2008 Global Financial Crisis by Marcos González Hernando
English | EPUB | 2019 | 314 Pages | ISBN : 3030203697 | 1.6 MB

This book examines the intellectual and institutional transformations of four British think tanks in the aftermath of the 2008 global financial crisis. In the context of a crisis of expert authority, González Hernando demonstrates how these organisations modified their mode of public engagement to be seen as authoritative as possible by an ever more mistrustful public.

The European Debt Crisis: How Portugal Navigated the post-2008 Financial Crisis

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The European Debt Crisis: How Portugal Navigated the post-2008 Financial Crisis

The European Debt Crisis: How Portugal Navigated the post-2008 Financial Crisis by João Moreira Rato
English | PDF,EPUB | 2020 | 131 Pages | ISBN : 3030611736 | 1.8 MB

This book explores Portugal’s response to the 2008 economic crisis and how the country regained the trust of the global capital markets through investor support. The experiences and successes of Portugal are compared with the other Eurozone countries, in particular Greece which had to negotiate a series of assistance programs, to highlight the strategies which helped lessen the impact of the debt crisis.