Capitalist Diversity on Europe's Periphery

  title={Capitalist Diversity on Europe's Periphery},
  author={Dorothee Bohle and B{\'e}la Greskovits},
Setting the scene: collective bargaining under neoliberalism
Low infl ation, the domination of neoliberal market-based policies, untrammelled opportunities for capital to pursue profi t in an increasingly ‘open market’ and low levels of trade union density andExpand
The political economy of neoliberalism in Brazil: towards a Polanyian approach
Abstract This article relies on a Polanyian-inspired theoretical framework to compare political economy strategies adopted by Brazilian governments after democratisation. Responding to competingExpand
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Neo-liberal subjectivities and the emergence of spiritual entrepreneurship: An analysis of spiritual development programs in contemporary Romania
This article analyzes the changes in industrial relations and labor market in Romania during the past two decades and explores the neo-liberal socialization devices that have emerged after theExpand
Statecraft strategies and housing financialization at the periphery: Post-socialist trajectories in Russia and Poland
A new literature on housing and financialization has emerged in recent years, but scholars have yet to examine how political actors shape national trajectories of housing financialization. In thisExpand
The weakness of social dialogue in the Baltic countries: An employer-centric political economy perspective
  • Marius Kalanta
  • Political Science
  • European Journal of Industrial Relations
  • 2019
Social dialogue is underdeveloped in the Baltic countries. This is often attributed to weak labour institutions and low mobilization, but I argue that employers’ motivation to engage inExpand
(De)industrialisation and lessons for industrial policy in Central and Eastern Europe
Abstract Over the past two and a half decades, the economic landscape of Central and Eastern European countries (CEECs) has considerably changed. The demise of traditional industries and the rise ofExpand
Consolidated technocratic and ethnic hollowness, but no backsliding: reassessing Europeanisation in Estonia and Latvia
ABSTRACT This article contributes to the growing debate on democratic backsliding in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE), by expanding on Béla Greskovits’s distinction between backsliding andExpand
Mapping the business systems of 61 major economies: A taxonomy and implications for varieties of capitalism and business systems research
Efforts to build a universal theory of the world’s business systems require empirical grounding in an understanding of the variety that need explaining. To support such theorizing, we analyzed theExpand


Emerging Varieties of Capitalism in Transition Countries
This article analyzes patterns of economic coordination in Estonia and Slovenia, two postsocialist countries in Central and Eastern Europe, by using the varieties of capitalism (VOC) framework. TheExpand
Enlarging the Varieties of Capitalism: The Emergence of Dependent Market Economies in East Central Europe
This article enlarges the existing literature on the varieties of capitalism by identifying a third basic variety that does not resemble the liberal market economy or coordinated market economyExpand
Hierarchical Market Economies and Varieties of Capitalism in Latin America*
Abstract The extensive scholarship on ‘varieties of capitalism’ offers some conceptual and theoretical innovations that can be fruitfully employed to analyse the distinctive institutional foundationsExpand
Gendering the Varieties of Capitalism: A Study of Occupational Segregation by Sex in Advanced Industrial Societies
This article explores the unintended gendered consequences of employment protection and vocational training systems. It develops a micrologic of skill investment by workers and employers to identifyExpand
Capitalism by Democratic Design?: Democratic Theory Facing the Triple Transition in East Central Europe
CONVERGENCE THEORIES OF THE 1960S AND 1970S PREDICTED THAT THE two rival political-economic systems would more or less rapidly assimilate each other and inevitably move toward one another. The EastExpand
Gender and the Development of Welfare Regimes
This paper builds on the idea that any further development of the concept of 'welfare regime' must incorporate the relationship between unpaid as well as paid work and welfare. Consideration of theExpand