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Issues in New Political Economy: An Overview

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  • Sayer, Stuart

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A brief overview of the historical background, nature, and rapid growth in volume and scope of new political economy since the early 1980s is provided. The paper continues with some general reflections on the strength and weaknesses of the new political economy approach, illustrated by the other contributions to this special issue of the Journal of Economic Surveys. The final section summarises these contributions. Copyright 2000 by Blackwell Publishers Ltd

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Volume (Year): 14 (2000)
Issue (Month): 5 (December)
Pages: 513-26

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Handle: RePEc:bla:jecsur:v:14:y:2000:i:5:p:513-26

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  1. Elena Sochirca & Oscar Afonso & Sandra Silva, 2012. "Political rivalry effects on human capital accumulation and inequality: a New Political Economy approach," FEP Working Papers 466, Universidade do Porto, Faculdade de Economia do Porto.
  2. Elena Sochirca & Óscar Afonso & Sandra Silva, 2013. "Effects of political rivalry on public educational investments and income inequality: evidence from empirical data," CEF.UP Working Papers 1304, Universidade do Porto, Faculdade de Economia do Porto.

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