- Subject index
‘This collection of essays by a number of scholars from India and Europe addresses economic, political and social issues of great contemporary significance. The most attractive feature of the volume is the comparative and inter-disciplinary approach which gives it its distinctive orientation. Munshi and Abraham have held diverse but important themes together in an exemplary manner’
- Andre Beteille, Chairman, Centre for Studies in Social Sciences, Kolkata
‘This is an outstanding book on an issue easier talked about than acted upon. The editors have brought together in this rich volume a wide variety of essays which focus on India and Europe and clarify that it is necessary to contextualise good governance. The comparative perspective has the additional advantage of extending the analysis beyond the realm of the ...
Chapter 17: Convergence of Divergences: The Changing Legal Frameworks, Free Market Ideology and Corporate Reorganisation in German Enterprises
Convergence of Divergences: The Changing Legal Frameworks, Free Market Ideology and Corporate Reorganisation in German Enterprises
The Political Framing
Just as the influential publicists and their pundits had agreed that we would see a new expansion of capitalism, carried on by the old confidence in progress and development, and after the dichotomy of the world order had been overcome, the soap-bubble of the ‘New Economy’ burst and the high-flown expectations went with it. What had seemed to be almost a natural law of succession in the development of productive power in which the epoch of the predominating information and communication technologies of the 1980s and 1990s would be replaced by the ...