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The Politics of the Consolidation State: Neoliberalism in Europe

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Streeck, W. (2017). The Politics of the Consolidation State: Neoliberalism in Europe. In Streeck, W. Buying Time: The Delayed Crisis of Democratic Capitalism. Verso, pp. 97-164

the repeal or abolition of a law, right, or agreement

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the abrogation of national sovereignties and the creation of an effective international order of law is a necessary complement and the logical consummation of the liberal programme

footnote 14; quoting from The Economic Conditions of Interstate Federalism

—p.100 by Friedrich A. Hayek
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the abrogation of national sovereignties and the creation of an effective international order of law is a necessary complement and the logical consummation of the liberal programme

footnote 14; quoting from The Economic Conditions of Interstate Federalism

—p.100 by Friedrich A. Hayek
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a coming to; the act of acceding and becoming joined; as, a king's accession to a confederacy

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majorities for social protection measures could no longer be found following the accession of Eastern Europe

—p.105 by Wolfgang Streeck
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majorities for social protection measures could no longer be found following the accession of Eastern Europe

—p.105 by Wolfgang Streeck
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exclusive or special devotion to a particular interest; a political theory that each political group has a right to promote its own interests and especially independence without regard to the interests of larger groups

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the claim of more productive, export-oriented countries for market justice was to be protected from any use of national sovereignty for purposes of national–particularistic social justice

—p.106 by Wolfgang Streeck
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the claim of more productive, export-oriented countries for market justice was to be protected from any use of national sovereignty for purposes of national–particularistic social justice

—p.106 by Wolfgang Streeck
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an agreement, among the 28 Member states of the European Union, to facilitate and maintain the stability of the Economic and Monetary Union; its two regulations went into force in 98-99

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six European laws to reform the Maastricht stability and growth pact

—p.107 by Wolfgang Streeck
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six European laws to reform the Maastricht stability and growth pact

—p.107 by Wolfgang Streeck
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(originally Greek) "god from the machine"; derives from the gods introduced by means of a crane in ancient Greek and Roman dramas; something introduced suddenly and unexpectedly that provides a contrived solution to an apparently insoluble difficulty

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one is tempted to regard the fast-spreading rhetorical commitment to a new growth policy as the invocation of a deus ex machina able to make everybody equally happy

—p.110 by Wolfgang Streeck
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one is tempted to regard the fast-spreading rhetorical commitment to a new growth policy as the invocation of a deus ex machina able to make everybody equally happy

—p.110 by Wolfgang Streeck
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refers to economic corporatism based on tripartite contracts of business, labour, and state affiliations within the economy

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government policy aimed to ensure full employment and a distribution acceptable to the working class, by means of negotiated tripartite incomes

—p.111 by Wolfgang Streeck
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government policy aimed to ensure full employment and a distribution acceptable to the working class, by means of negotiated tripartite incomes

—p.111 by Wolfgang Streeck
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a Marxist term (though never actually used by Karl Marx himself) refering to those who receive income - usually interest, rent, dividends, capital gains, or profits - from their assets and investments

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The main competitors of the rentiers, united as the people of the market, are pensioners and public employees as members of the people of the state

—p.113 by Wolfgang Streeck
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The main competitors of the rentiers, united as the people of the market, are pensioners and public employees as members of the people of the state

—p.113 by Wolfgang Streeck
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the theory that argues that the media shapes and frames the processes and discourse of political communication as well as the society in which that communication takes place

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Multilevel politics in the international consolidation state brings about the mediatization and neutralization of domestic policies

—p.114 by Wolfgang Streeck
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Multilevel politics in the international consolidation state brings about the mediatization and neutralization of domestic policies

—p.114 by Wolfgang Streeck
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the act or practice of holding a summit meeting, especially to conduct diplomatic negotiations

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institutionalized summitry strengthens their hand vis-à-vis their parliaments and national interest groups

—p.115 by Wolfgang Streeck
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institutionalized summitry strengthens their hand vis-à-vis their parliaments and national interest groups

—p.115 by Wolfgang Streeck
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a term borrowed from the financial industry to describe a barrier within an organisation to prevent communication that could lead to conflicts of interest

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the insertion of a Chinese wall between the economy and politics

—p.117 by Wolfgang Streeck
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the insertion of a Chinese wall between the economy and politics

—p.117 by Wolfgang Streeck
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anticipated, expected

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The spending cuts in prospect will mainly affect [...]

—p.119 by Wolfgang Streeck
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The spending cuts in prospect will mainly affect [...]

—p.119 by Wolfgang Streeck
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a hardening of tissue and other anatomical features / becoming rigid and unresponsive; losing the ability to adapt

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the mechanism of structural sclerosis of public expenditure in the consolidation state

—p.120 by Wolfgang Streeck
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the mechanism of structural sclerosis of public expenditure in the consolidation state

—p.120 by Wolfgang Streeck
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word for land/countries, plural

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Germany was busy with rebuilding its new Eastern Länder

—p.127 by Wolfgang Streeck
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Germany was busy with rebuilding its new Eastern Länder

—p.127 by Wolfgang Streeck
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(noun) an authoritative command or order to do something; an effectual decree

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and certainly cannot be generated by ministerial fiat

—p.135 by Wolfgang Streeck
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and certainly cannot be generated by ministerial fiat

—p.135 by Wolfgang Streeck
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the traditional term for the southern regions of Italy

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per capita income in the Mezzogiorno was less than half the average for Italy at the beginning of the 1950s

—p.135 by Wolfgang Streeck
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per capita income in the Mezzogiorno was less than half the average for Italy at the beginning of the 1950s

—p.135 by Wolfgang Streeck
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relating to clientism (a social order which depends on relations of patronage)

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bolster traditional local relations of clientelist domination

—p.137 by Wolfgang Streeck
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bolster traditional local relations of clientelist domination

—p.137 by Wolfgang Streeck
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a historical Italian political alliance between the Christian Democrats and the Italian Communist Party in the 1970s

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especially with the Historic Compromise (the compromesso storico) already looming in Italy

—p.143 by Wolfgang Streeck
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especially with the Historic Compromise (the compromesso storico) already looming in Italy

—p.143 by Wolfgang Streeck
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a bank sloping down from a fort which exposes attackers to the defenders' missiles

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the whole of the Balkans, which since 1989 has become another unstable glacis of the West European prosperity zone

—p.146 by Wolfgang Streeck
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the whole of the Balkans, which since 1989 has become another unstable glacis of the West European prosperity zone

—p.146 by Wolfgang Streeck
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plural of virtuoso

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offered by virtuosi in the art of confidence-building

—p.147 by Wolfgang Streeck
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offered by virtuosi in the art of confidence-building

—p.147 by Wolfgang Streeck
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(adverb) with no addition or qualification; simply

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The rhetorical function of the ‘social dimension’ has now fallen to ‘Europe’ tout court

footnote 78

—p.149 by Wolfgang Streeck
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The rhetorical function of the ‘social dimension’ has now fallen to ‘Europe’ tout court

footnote 78

—p.149 by Wolfgang Streeck
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(from Greek mythology) the solving of a problem with multiple apparent means of proceeding through an exhaustive application of logic to all available routes

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the Ariadne’s thread of their behaviour

—p.155 by Wolfgang Streeck
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the Ariadne’s thread of their behaviour

—p.155 by Wolfgang Streeck
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a pejorative word mainly used to denote the territorial fragmentation in Germany and neighboring regions during the Holy Roman Empire

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a longing for parochial Kleinstaaterei

—p.160 by Wolfgang Streeck
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a longing for parochial Kleinstaaterei

—p.160 by Wolfgang Streeck
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