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Social Citizenship in the Shadow of Competition: The Bureaucratic Politics of Regulatory Justification Bronwen Morgan

Social Citizenship in the Shadow of Competition: The Bureaucratic Politics of Regulatory Justification

Bronwen Morgan

Published August 26th 2003
ISBN : 9780754621874
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287 pages
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This work explores how economic concepts and tools are reshaping regulatory law. Building on studies that link law - both institutionally and discursively - to the legitimation of economic neo-liberalism, the book charts lawmakers attempts toMoreThis work explores how economic concepts and tools are reshaping regulatory law. Building on studies that link law - both institutionally and discursively - to the legitimation of economic neo-liberalism, the book charts lawmakers attempts to justify social welfare regulation in the language imposed by economic theory. It presents new qualitative findings from an ambitious regulatory reform programme targeting over 1700 pieces of legislation.