China and the US Democrats and the return of austerity politics with Politics Theory Other podcast

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A return to some of the issues discussed with Politics, Theory, Other in March, including the pandemic’s role in the rise of China, the increasing entwinement of government and private corporations in the United States and Europe and the return of austerity politics.

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Back in February 2019 I sat down with two friends – Mark Blyth of Brown University (he of “austerity” and “angrynomics”) and Brendan Greeley of the FT – to talk about political economy, the 1970s, the “China shock”. It was a really good conversation. Recalling the scene – I think it was in my Columbia office – it seem as though it comes from another world. But the content has stood up well.

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