- 2017 Application is Closed - Acton University 2017: June 20 - 23

The Rise and Fall of the European Social Market

Session 9 - Friday, June 23 - 10:45 AM to 12:05 PM

Intermediate Course

After World War II, many West European governments implemented economic policies that sought to enhance the economic security of the population and promote economic equity. This lecture examines the origins of these policies, discusses their strengths and weaknesses, and considers the reasons for the apparent faltering of the European Social Model.

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