Globalization and Public Policy

A European Perspective

  • David Audretsch
  • Erik Lehmann
  • Aileen Richardson
  • Silvio Vismara

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. David B. Audretsch, Erik E. Lehmann, Aileen Richardson, Silvio Vismara
    Pages 1-4
  3. Giulia Paola Luongo, Hugo Menendez, Theresa Pautzke, Daniel Rupp, Justin Tait
    Pages 5-37
  4. Davide Manetti, Hugo Menendez, Ashley Meruani, Isabella Wagner, Roman Zenetti
    Pages 39-58
  5. Paolo Ferrucci, Liam Foran, Elisa Hilgers, Matthias Menter, Markus Steinbauer
    Pages 59-73
  6. Tanja Bosh, Jonah Otto, Martin Preuβ, Savini Ranaweera
    Pages 75-92
  7. James Hennes, Franziska Kieselbach, Robin Klädtke, Katharine Wirsching, Roberta Zucchinali
    Pages 93-119
  8. Steffen Bamann, Mohammad Imran Qureshi, Swita Samimi, Nathan Viets, Daniela Zanga, Elizaveta Kundas
    Pages 121-135
  9. Clayton De Fur, Aileen Richardson, Austin Roach, Gabriela Wiesent
    Pages 137-155

About this book

Introduction

This volume of selected articles was released in light of the new economic, social and environmental challenges Europe and the United States have been faced with following the end of the Cold War and in the evolving era of globalization. National security, immigration, and the provision of health and other key social services call for a radically different outlook in terms of policy discussions. The contributors of this book focus on seven key policy issues and challenges that currently affect the United States and Europe: income distribution, the gender pay gap, crime and security, unemployment, health care, the demographic question, and environmental regulation. The purpose of this volume is to analyze how public policy within the European context is responding to the challenges posed by this new global era.

Keywords

Corporate social responsibility E-Governance Entrepreneurship Higher education Science policy Technology policy

Editors and affiliations

  • David Audretsch
    • 1
  • Erik Lehmann
    • 2
  • Aileen Richardson
    • 3
  • Silvio Vismara
    • 4
  1. 1.School of Public & Environmental AffairsIndiana UniversityBloomingtonUSA
  2. 2.Faculty of Business Administration and Economics, GBM & CCSEAugsburg UniversityAugsburgGermany
  3. 3.School of Public & Environmental AffairsIndiana UniversityBloomingtonUSA
  4. 4.Department of Economics and Technology ManagementUniversity of BergamoDalmineItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-17692-5
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Business and Economics
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-17691-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-17692-5
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