Competitiveness, Social Inclusion and Sustainability in a Diverse European Union

Perspectives from Old and New Member States

  • Peter Huber
  • Danuše Nerudová
  • Petr Rozmahel

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Peter Huber, Danuše Nerudová, Petr Rozmahel
    Pages 1-10
  3. Patterns of Heterogeneity

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 11-11
    2. Petr Rozmahel, Ladislava Issever Grochová, Marek Litzman
      Pages 13-36
    3. Svatopluk Kapounek
      Pages 37-46
    4. David Hampel, Ladislava Issever Grochová, Jitka Janová, Ladislav Kabát, Luboš Střelec
      Pages 47-73
  4. Policies for Competitiveness, Social Inclusion and Sustainability in the EU

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 75-75
    2. Eva Abramuszkinová Pavlíková, Marcela Basovníková
      Pages 77-98
    3. Lea Kubíčková, Marcela Tuzová, Martina Toulová
      Pages 99-120
    4. Michaela Beranová, Jakub Tabas, Jan Vavřina
      Pages 121-143
  5. Strategies and Instruments: The Potential for Policy Learning

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 161-161
    2. David Procházka, Jaromír Landa, Jana Procházková, Martin Klimánek
      Pages 179-189
    3. Peter Huber, Thomas Leoni, Hans Pitlik
      Pages 191-212

About this book


​This book brings together the work of researchers in Eastern and Western Europe, who analyze competitiveness, social exclusion and sustainability from a range of perspectives. It examines the key challenges faced by the EU in its efforts to establish a socially inclusive and greener path to growth, and develops policy recommendations to simultaneously achieve the EU 2020 agenda’s long-term goals and address the current economic crisis in Europe.      


EU 2020 Economic Policy European Union Growth Strategies Sustainability

Editors and affiliations

  • Peter Huber
    • 1
  • Danuše Nerudová
    • 2
  • Petr Rozmahel
    • 3
  1. 1.Austrian Institute of Economic Research (WIFO)ViennaAustria
  2. 2.Mendel UniversityBrnoCzech Republic
  3. 3.Mendel UniversityBrnoCzech Republic

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Economics and Finance
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-17298-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-17299-6
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