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Published: 01 June 2017

262 Pages


ISBN: 9780198779612

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A Century of Fiscal Squeeze Politics

100 Years of Austerity, Politics, and Bureaucracy in Britain

Christopher Hood and Rozana Himaz

  • A major new work
  • Provides an unprecedented historical comparison of austerity episodes in the UK over 100 years
  • Provides a distinctive conceptual framework for evaluating austerity efforts
  • Combines in-depth qualitative historical case studies and quantitative analysis