Italy: v.2

Italy: v.2 : Politics and Policy

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This volume brings together contributions which document how the Italian political scene and policy-making process have changed since 1992. Following the elections of that year and judicial investigations of corruption, the old party system began to crumble.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 214 pages
  • 155 x 224 x 19.05mm | 430.91g
  • Ashgate Publishing Limited
  • United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1840140550
  • 9781840140552

Table of contents

Italian politics and policy - the de-nationalization of Italian politics and policy-making; the victory of the Ulivo in the 1996 campaign - an insider's view; reflections on a death foretold - the life and times of the Italian Communist Party; political change in Italy; the financing of the Italian local governments in the era of the euro; higher education policy in Italy - from centralization to autonomy?; the "Europeanization" of public policies - the case of the common fisheries policy; protection of the environment in Italy - the limits of environmental policies; Italy and Europe - policy domains and policy dynamics; the role of independent regulatory bodies in Italy today; state subsidies to firms - a form of non-labour welfare.
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