The Crisis of 'the Crisis of Europe'

Azmanova, Albena (2017) The Crisis of 'the Crisis of Europe'. In: Amin, Ash and Lewis, Philip, eds. European Union and Disunion: Reflections on European Identity. British Academy, London, pp. 41-46. ISBN 978-0-85672-620-0.

Abstract

This is a contribution to a symposium at the British Academy on 4 November 2016 to discuss Europe after Brexit. I argue that although Brexit had much to do with the neoliberal policy package that triggered the 2008-2009 social and economic meltdown, the policies of crisis management have transformed the crisis into a new normal -- a phenomenon I call 'crisis-of-crisis'. To exit this conundrum, we need to tackle the massive economic and social uncertainty through building what I call a 'political economy of trust'.

Item Type: Book section
Subjects: J Political Science
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Politics and International Relations > Centre for Critical Thought
Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Politics and International Relations
Depositing User: Albena Azmanova
Date Deposited: 10 Dec 2018 22:34 UTC
Last Modified: 30 May 2019 08:32 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/70927 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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