Capitalism without conscience /

In this striking new book it is argued that the outraged attitudes of neoliberals and many of those who work in financial institutions with regard to the size of public deficits are far from being genuine and merely mask a desire to dismantle social programs and reduce the size of government. The au...

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Main Author: Santi, Michel (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
French
Published: Brussels, Belgium : P.I.E. Peter Lang, 2013.
Series:Business and Innovation.
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Summary:In this striking new book it is argued that the outraged attitudes of neoliberals and many of those who work in financial institutions with regard to the size of public deficits are far from being genuine and merely mask a desire to dismantle social programs and reduce the size of government. The author makes a persuasive case that neoliberals actively seek the deepening of the financial crisis to support their ideological demands for the shrinking of government expenditure. Indeed, he argues that neoliberals have an interest in encouraging a psychosis about public deficits in the general population to justify the cuts to public spending that will deny services to those same citizens --
Physical Description:1 online resource (186 pages).
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:9783035263169
3035263167
9782875740724
2875740725
ISSN:2034-5402