Journals Higher Education



Published: 22 July 2012

328 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199655847

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Nordic Capitalisms and Globalization

New Forms of Economic Organization and Welfare Institutions

Edited by Peer Hull Kristensen and Kari Lilja

  • Provides detailed analysis of four Nordic countries - their historic national business systems, recent political and institutional reforms, and how they have adapted to globalization
  • Investigates the pre-Financial Crisis situation of the Nordic countries and how this relates to the new dynamics in the global economy
  • Crosses the divides between varieties of capitalism, national business system, welfare state analysis, national innovation systems, and economic geography to pursue a number of new agendas in the political economy in the age of globalization.
  • Includes reinterpretation of the challenges facing highly developed countries in the new world order and how economic development may be constructed in the future