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Communism in IndiaEvents, Processes and Ideologies

Communism in India: Events, Processes and Ideologies

Bidyut Chakrabarty

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780199974894
eISBN:
9780199395460
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199974894.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Economy

Communism in India is a contextual study of the phenomenon of development of left politics in India since India’s independence in 1947, which was articulated in two diametrically opposite ways ... More

Dismantling Public PolicyPreferences, Strategies, and Effects

Dismantling Public Policy: Preferences, Strategies, and Effects

Michael W. Bauer, Andrew Jordan, Christoffer Green-Pedersen, and Adrienne Héritier (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199656646
eISBN:
9780191746000
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199656646.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Economy

Policy dismantling is a distinctive form of policy change, which involves the cutting, reduction, diminution, or complete removal of existing policies. The perceived need to dismantle existing ... More

The Dynamics of Two-Party PoliticsParty Structures and the Management of Competition

The Dynamics of Two-Party Politics: Party Structures and the Management of Competition

Alan Ware

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199564439
eISBN:
9780191721526
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199564439.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Economy

This book examines the role played by the parties themselves in two-party systems. It rejects the argument that the behaviour of the parties is determined largely by social forces or by the supposed ... More

Economic Adjustment and Political Transformation in Small States

Economic Adjustment and Political Transformation in Small States

Erik Jones

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780199208333
eISBN:
9780191708985
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199208333.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Economy

The small advanced industrial states of Western Europe have been regarded as a model for political and economic success because they are both stable and prosperous. The formula for that success ... More

European Social Models From Crisis to CrisisEmployment and Inequality in the Era of Monetary Integration

European Social Models From Crisis to Crisis: Employment and Inequality in the Era of Monetary Integration

Jon Erik Dølvik and Andrew Martin (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780198717966
eISBN:
9780191787423
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198717966.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy, Comparative Politics

The basic issues contested in public controversy over European social models have concerned their effects on employment and inequality, and ultimately whether there is necessarily a trade-off between ... More

How Nations InnovateThe Political Economy of Technological Innovation in Affluent Capitalist Economies

How Nations Innovate: The Political Economy of Technological Innovation in Affluent Capitalist Economies

Jingjing Huo

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780198735847
eISBN:
9780191799808
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198735847.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Economy

The book compares how affluent capitalist economies differ in their patterns of technological innovation. Building on the “varieties of capitalism” literature, the book goes beyond the traditional ... More

Ideologues, Partisans, and LoyalistsMinisters and Policymaking in Parliamentary Cabinets

Ideologues, Partisans, and Loyalists: Ministers and Policymaking in Parliamentary Cabinets

Despina Alexiadou

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780198755715
eISBN:
9780191816864
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198755715.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy, Comparative Politics

Ministerial appointments and cabinet reshuffles routinely feature in newspaper headlines and news show discussions. Political commentators see them as crucial political choices regarding governments’ ... More

Jobs with Equality

Jobs with Equality

Lane Kenworthy

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780199550593
eISBN:
9780191720727
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199550593.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Economy

Economic and social shifts have led to rising income inequality in the world's affluent countries. This is worrisome for reasons of fairness and because inequality has adverse effects on other ... More

The Leap of FaithThe Fiscal Foundations of Successful Government in Europe and America

The Leap of Faith: The Fiscal Foundations of Successful Government in Europe and America

Sven H. Steinmo (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780198796817
eISBN:
9780191838484
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198796817.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Economy

This book examines the evolution of the relationship between taxpayers and their states in Sweden, Italy, the United Kingdom, the United States, and Romania, and asks why tax compliance is so much ... More

Liberalism in Illiberal StatesIdeas and Economic Adjustment in Contemporary Europe

Liberalism in Illiberal States: Ideas and Economic Adjustment in Contemporary Europe

Mark I. Vail

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190683986
eISBN:
9780190684020
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190683986.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Economy

This book analyzes how national liberal traditions have shaped trajectories of economic reform in France, Germany, and Italy since the early 1990s. In some advanced industrial countries, neoliberal ... More

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