Development in Turbulent Times

The Many Faces of Inequality Within Europe

by Paul Dobrescu

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Book Description

This book explores the most recent trends in the EU in terms of development, progress, and performance. Ten years after the 2008 economic crisis, and amidst a digital revolution that is intensifying the development race, the European Union, and especially Central and Eastern Europe, are ardently searching for their development priorities.
Against this background, by relying on a cross-national perspective, the authors reflect upon the developmental challenges of the moment, such as sustainable development, reducing inequality, ensuring social cohesion, and driving the digital revolution. They particularly focus on the relation between the less-developed Eastern part of the EU and its more developed Western counterpart, and discuss the consequences of this development gap in detail.
Lastly, the book presents a range of case studies from different areas of governance, such as economy and commerce, health services, education, migration and public opinion in order to investigate the trends most likely to impact the European Union's medium and long-term development.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY). You can download Development in Turbulent Times ebook for free in PDF format (4.0 MB).

Book Details

Subject
Economics and Finance
Publisher
Springer
Published
2019
Pages
199
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9783030113605
ISBN10
3030113604
ISBN13 Digital
9783030113612
ISBN10 Digital
3030113612
PDF Size
4.0 MB
License
CC BY

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