Bernd Bonfert

Radboud University Nijmegen, Netherlands and Roskilde University, Denmark
Discussion – Key Debates, Viewpoints & Interviews

Political Economy and Politics – Covid-19, Critical Political Economy, and the End of Neoliberalism? (RN06)

2020, issue 45, Bernd Bonfert et al.: Covid-19 threatens to bring an end to neoliberalism. Back in October 2019, when we drafted the call for papers for the ESA’s Critical Political Economy Research Network (CPERN) mid-term workshop – What’s Next? Critical Political Economy at the End of Neoliberalism? – we could not have known how close to the end of neoliberalism we would now seemingly find ourselves.

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From ESA – Strategies & Activities

Thesis Spotlights – European Austerity Programmes under Transnational Contestation

2019, issue 43, Bernd Bonfert: Since 2011, leftist activism against austerity-based crisis management in Europe has simultaneously become diversified along national and political lines, while also establishing a range of new transnational coalitions. The thesis investigates this ambiguous development by providing a Historical Materialist analysis of the transnational cooperation among activists.

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