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Neoliberalism and social policy: A problematic combination during a recession?

Before I launch into an explanation and partial critique of neoliberalism’s effect on social policy, the spirit and aim of welfare services bears repeating.  Social services like unemployment assistance, health … Continue reading

June 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

Markets as Institutions and Market Reform as a Constructive Process

Steven K. Vogel, writing in 2007, challenges the neoliberal concept of “free markets” and the idea that these markets become more competitive through a deconstructive process of deregulation.  First, the … Continue reading

April 24, 2012 · 1 Comment