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Ben Clift - Selected Publications

Books

French Socialism in a Global Era: The Political Economy of the New Social Democracy in France  Where are National Capitalisms Now? 

Where are National Capitalisms Now? (co-edited with Jonathon Perraton)

Palgrave Macmillan, 2004, pp. 312

ISBN 9780333928943
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 Economic Patriotism in Open Economies (co-edited with Cornelia Woll)

Routledge, 2012 , pp. 149.

ISBN 9780415624749

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Comparative Political Economy: States, Markets & Global Capitalism

Palgrave, 2014, pp. 372.

ISBN 9780230555174

 

Selected Journal Articles

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(joint-authored with Magnus Ryner) ‘Joined at the Hip, But Pulling Apart? Franco-German Relations, the Eurozoe Crisis, and the Politics of Austerity’ French Politics, (2014) Volume 12, No. 2

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‘Economic Patriotism, the Clash of Capitalisms, and State Aid in the European Union’ Journal of Industry, Competition and Trade, 2013. (DOI) 10.1007/s10842-012-0138-5

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 'A loss of faith in Keynesianism?' contribution to the Roundtble on 'What's Left of the Left?' Edited by James Cronin, George Ross and James Schoch (Duke University Press, 2011) Renewal Vol 20 No. 4, pp. 64-67

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'Le Changement? French Socialism, the 2012 Presidential Election and the Politics of Economic Credibility amidst the Eurozone Crisis' (Open Access) Parliamentary Affairs Volume 66, Number 1, (2013), pp. 106-123.

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'Economic Patriotism: Re-Inventing Control over Open Markets' (with Cornelia Woll) (OPEN ACCESS) Journal of European Public Policy Volume 19, Number 3 (2012), pp. 307-323

ripecover.gif ‘When Rules Started To Rule: The IMF, Neo-Liberal Economic Ideas, and Economic Policy Change in Britain’ (with Jim Tomlinson) Review of International Political Economy available OPEN ACCESS, , Volume 19, nO. 3, PP 477-500 (2012).
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'The frozen pendulum: The ideological, organisational and electoral travails of French Socialism'

Renewal  Volume 19, Number 1 (2011), pp. 16-26

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‘Second Time as Farce? The EU Takeover Directive, the Clash of Capitalisms and the Hamstrung Harmonisation of European (and French) Corporate Governance’ Journal of Common Market Studies 47:1(2009), 55-79
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'Negotiating Credibility: Britain and the IMF 1956-1976' (with Jim Tomlinson)
Contemporary European History 17: 4 (2008), 545-66

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'Whatever Happened to the UK Balance of Payments "problem"? The Contingent (Re)Construction of British Economic Performance Assessment' (with Jim Tomlinson)
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'The Fifth Republic at Fifty: The Changing Face of French Politics and Political Economy'
Modern and Contemporary France 16: 4 (2008), 383-98
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'French Corporate Governance in the New Global Economy: Mechanisms of Change and Hybridisation within Models of Capitalism'.

Political Studies 55: 3 (2007), 546-67.

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'Europeanizing Social Models?' (Review Article)
Journal of European Integration 29: 2 (2007), 249-54
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'The Ségolène Royal Phenomenon: Political Renewal in France?'
The Political Quarterly 78:2 (2007), 282-91.
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The New Political Economy of Dirigisme: French Macroeconomic Policy, Unrepentant Sinning, and the Stability and Growth Pact’. British Journal of Politics and International Relations 8: 3 (2006), 388-409
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'Party Finance Reform as constitutional engineering? The effectiveness and unintended consequences of Party Finance Reform in France and Britain' (with Justin Fisher)
French Politics 3:3 (2005), 234-57
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Party Politics 10: 6 (2004), 677-99
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‘The Political Economy of the Jospin Government’
Modern and Contemporary France 10: 3 (2002), 325-37
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‘Tawney and the Third Way’ (with Jim Tomlinson)
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The Political Quarterly 72: 2 (2001), 170-9
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‘Social Democracy in the 21st Century: still a class act? The place of class in Jospinism and Blairism’
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'The French Third Way’
New Political Economy 5: 1 (2000), 135-9
   
 

 

 

Selected Chapters in Books

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‘French responses to the global economic crisis: the political economy of ‘post-dirigisme’ and new state activism’,

The Consequences of the Global Financial Crisis eds. Wyn Grant and Graham Wilson (eds.) . Oxford University Press (2012), pp. 204-223

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‘The Revival of Economic Patriotism’, (with Cornelia Woll)

Capitalism and Capitalisms in the 21st Century. Glenn Morgan and Richard Whitley (eds.) Oxford University Press. (2012), pp. 70-89.

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'European Economy'

The Oxford Handbook of British Politics eds. Matthew Flinders, Andrew Gamble, Colin Hay & Mike Kenny

Oxford University Press, 2009, p912-31
ISBN 9780199230952

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'Lineages of a British International Political Economy' (with Ben Rosamond)

Routledge Handbook of International Political Economy: IPE as a Global Conversation ed. Mark Blyth

Routledge, 2009, p95-111
ISBN 9780415771269

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'French social democratic economic policy autonomy 1997-2002: credibility, dirigisme, and globalisation'

In Search of Social Democracy: Responses to Crisis and Modernisation eds. John Callaghan, Nina Fishman, Ben Jackson & Martin McIvor

Manchester University Press, 2009, p73-92
ISBN 9780719079207

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'Economic Interventionism in the Fifth Republic'

The French Republic at Fifty: Beyond Stereotypes 

Palgrave Macmillan, 2009, p153-73
ISBN 9780230221246

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'Economic Policy'

Developments in French Politics 4 eds. Alistair Cole, Patrick le Galès & Jonah Levy 

Palgrave Macmillan, 2008, p191-208
ISBN 9780230537002

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'Dyarchic Presidentialization in a Presidentialized Polity: The French Fifth Republic'

The Presidentialization of Politics - A Comparative Study of Modern Democracies eds. Thomas Poguntke & Paul Webb

Oxford University Press, 2005, p219-243
ISBN 0199252017

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'The French Model of Capitalism: Still Exceptional?'

Where Are National Capitalisms Now? eds. Ben Clift & Jonathon Perraton

Palgrave Macmillan, 2004, p91-110
ISBN 9780333928943

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'New Labour’s Second Term and European Social Democracy'

Governing As New Labour eds. Steve Ludlam & Martin Smith

Palgrave Macmillan, 2003, p34-51
ISBN 1403906785

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'The Changing Political Economy of France: Dirigisme under Duress'

A Ruined Fortress? Neo-Liberal Hegemony and Transformation in Europe eds. Alan W. Cafruny & Magnus Ryner

Rowman & Littlefield, 2003, p173-200
ISBN 0742511421

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'New Labour’s Third Way and European Social Democracy'

New Labour in Government eds. Steve Ludlam & Martin Smith

Palgrave Macmillan, 2000, p55-72
ISBN 0333761014

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'So Where Are National Capitalisms Now?' (with Jonathon Perraton)

Where Are National Capitalisms Now? eds. Ben Clift & Jonathon Perraton

Palgrave Macmillan, 2004, p195-261
ISBN 9780333928943

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'The Labour Party and the Company' (with Andrew Gamble & Mike Harris)

The Political Economy of the Company eds. Andrew Gamble, Gavin Kelly & John Parkinson

Hart, 2000, p51-82
ISBN 1841131202

 

Selected Research Papers

Political Economy Research Centre Research Paper No. 1 (1999):