The Limits of Europeanization: Reform Capacity And Policy Conflict In Greece by K. FeatherstoneThe Limits of Europeanization: Reform Capacity And Policy Conflict In Greece by K. Featherstone

The Limits of Europeanization: Reform Capacity And Policy Conflict In Greece

byK. Featherstone

Hardcover | September 24, 2008

Pricing and Purchase Info

$127.42 online 
$149.50 list price save 14%
Earn 637 plum® points
Quantity:

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

What are the limits of Europeanization? This book explores the impact of the European Union's agenda of structural reform on Greece. This is a setting that welcomes closer European unity, but which apparently struggles to adapt to the demands of adaptation. The book analyses why the domestic system has so often resisted adaptation in these important economic areas by charting policy initiatives over the last decade on privatization, labour market regulation, and pensions. Its findings raise questions about the scope of the EU to coordinate a programme of economic reform, alongside the inclusion and governability of a system that fails to deliver.
KEVIN FEATHERSTONE is Director of the European Institute at the London School of Economics and Political Science, UK. DIMITRIS PAPADIMITRIOU is Lecturer in European Politics at the University of Manchester, UK.
Loading
Title:The Limits of Europeanization: Reform Capacity And Policy Conflict In GreeceFormat:HardcoverDimensions:240 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.04 inPublished:September 24, 2008Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230007066

ISBN - 13:9780230007062

Reviews

Table of Contents

Introduction * Developing Explanations * Who Benefits? The Elusive Reform of the Greek Pension System * The Puzzle of Jobless Growth: Reforming the Greek Labour Market * Manipulating Rules, Contesting Solutions: The Politics of Restructuring Olympic Airways * Conclusion