Changing France: The Politics that Markets Make by P. CulpepperChanging France: The Politics that Markets Make by P. Culpepper

Changing France: The Politics that Markets Make

EditorP. Culpepper, P. Hall, B. Palier

Paperback | January 27, 2006

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How do European states adjust to international markets? Why do French governments of both left and right face a public confidence crisis? In this book, leading experts on France chart the dramatic changes that have taken place in its polity, economy and society since the 1980s and develop an analysis of social change relevant to all democracies.
PEPPER D. CULPEPPER is Associate Professor of Public Policy at the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, USA. He has published extensively on the subject of institutional change in advanced capitalist countries, including the books Creating Cooperation: The Politics of Human Capital Development in Europe and The German S...
Title:Changing France: The Politics that Markets MakeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:322 pagesPublished:January 27, 2006Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230204473

ISBN - 13:9780230204478


Table of Contents

Figures * Tables * Notes on the Contributors * Introduction: The Politics of Social Change in France--P.A.Hall * PART ONE * Capitalism, Coordination, and Economic Change: The French Political Economy since 1985--P.D.Culpepper * New Patterns of Industrial Relations and Political Action since the 1980s--M.Lallement * The Transformation of Corporate Governance in France--M.Goyer * PART TWO * The Long Good Bye to Bismarck? Changes in the French Welfare State--B.Palier * Different Nation, Same Nationhood: The Challenges of Immigrant Policy--V.Guiraudon * Social Generations, Life Changes and Welfare Regime Sustainability--L.Chauvel * PART THREE * The Government of the European Union and a Changing France--A.Smith * The Ongoing March of Decentralization within the Post Jacobin State--P.Le Galès * PART FOUR * The French Party System and the Crisis of Representation--G.Grunberg * Convergence, Fragmentation and Majority-Cycling in French Opinion--R.Balme