Globalization and capitalist diversity; Institutional embeddedness and historical institutionalism; The regulationist approach to comparative analysis; Rethinking the national scale of analysis; More on convergence – Macroeconomic performance; The rise and varied demise of labor unions in capitalist democracies; The role of the state in the economy; Work and Welfare today I (US focus); Work and Welfare today II (European focus).
11 hours lectures
10 hours tutorial
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Written examination (100%)