January 2007

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TGP reading update 2

The latest issue of Political Studies Review, vol. 5.1 (January 2007) has a review symposium on Freedman’s recent official history of the Falklands-Malvinas War: Rogers, P. (2007) ?A necessary war??, Political Studies Review, 5 (1), pp. 25-31. Palermo, V. (2007) ?The dialogue between history and political culture: the political reception of the work of Sir […]

Written by Roger Middleton on January 30th, 2007 with comments disabled.
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TL reading update 10

A couple of useful papers crossed my desk this week: Gifford, C. (2006) ?The rise of post-imperial populism: The case of right-wing Euroscepticism in Britain?, European Journal of Political Research, 45 (5), pp. 851-69. Nickell, S.J. (2005) ?Practical issues in United Kingdom monetary policy, 2000-2005?, Proceedings of the British Academy, 139, pp. 1-33. Nickell was […]

Written by Roger Middleton on January 19th, 2007 with comments disabled.
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TGP reading update 1

Last year’s 25th anniversary of the 364 economists’ letter of protest about the 1981 budget was the occasion for the IEA to produce a volume of essays on how this episode is now seen, namely: Booth, P. (ed.) (2006) Were 364 economists all wrong?: a discussion of the impact and legacy of the 1981 budget. […]

Written by Roger Middleton on January 17th, 2007 with comments disabled.
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TL reading update 9

I have just ordered for the library: Klingemann, H.-D. et al. (2006) Mapping policy preferences II: estimates for parties, electors and governments for Eastern Europe, European Union and OECD, 1990-2003. Oxford: Oxford University Press. and McDonald, M.D. and I. Budge (2005) Elections, parties, democracy: conferring the median mandate. Oxford: Oxford University Press. The former is […]

Written by Roger Middleton on January 17th, 2007 with comments disabled.
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CdB reading update 4

An excellent review article on finance and growth has just been published: Bordo, M.D. and Rousseau, P.L. (2006) ?Legal-political factors and the historical evolution of the finance-growth link?, European Review of Economic History, 10 (3), pp. 421-44. I have also come across a reasonably accessible (for the non-economist) review article which will bring you up […]

Written by Roger Middleton on January 10th, 2007 with comments disabled.
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