Changes in Welfare Regimes and the Search for Flexibility and Employability

This on-line version is the pre-copyedited, preprint version. The published version can be found here:  ‘Changes in welfare regimes and the search for flexibility and employability’, in H. Overbeek, ed., The Political Economy of European Unemployment: European Integration and the Transnationalization of the Employment Question, London: Routledge, 29-50, 2003. ***   This chapter argues that…

Globalization and the National State

This on-line version is the pre-copyedited, preprint version. The published version can be found here: ‘Globalization and the national state’, in S. Aaronowitz and P. Bratsis, eds, Paradigm Lost: State Theory Reconsidered, Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 185-220, 2002. *** Keywords: Poulantzas; state theory; class relations; domestic bourgeoisie; imperialism; internationalization; globalization; ideology; nation-state; Keynesian welfare…

The Narrative of Enterprise and the Enterprise of Narrative: Place Marketing and the Entrepreneurial City

This on-line version is the pre-copyedited, preprint version. The published version can be found here:  ‘The enterprise of narrative and the narrative of enterprise: place marketing and the entrepreneurial city’, in T. Hall and P. Hubbard, eds, The Entrepreneurial City, Chichester: Wiley, 77-99, 1998.   By: Bob Jessop[1] In a recent survey of trends in…

The Governance of Complexity and the Complexity of Governance: Preliminary Remarks on some Problems and Limits of Economic Guidance

This on-line version is the pre-copyedited, preprint version. The published version can be found here:  ‘The governance of complexity and the complexity of governance: preliminary remarks on some problems and limits of economic guidance’, in A. Amin and J. Hausner, eds, Beyond Markets and Hierarchy: Interactive Governance and Social Complexity, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 111-147, 1997.…

The Entrepreneurial City: Re-imaging Localities, Re-designing Economic Governance, or Re-structuring Capital?

This on-line version is the pre-copyedited, preprint version. The published version can be found here: ‘The entrepreneurial city: re-imaging localities, redesigning economic governance, or restructuring capital?’, in N. Jewson and S. MacGregor, eds, Realising Cities: New Spatial Divisions and Social Transformation, London: Routledge, 28-41, 1997. By: Bob Jessop[1]  The principal forms, functions, and policy mechanisms…

A neo-Gramscian approach to the regulation of urban regimes: accumulation strategies, hegemonic projects, and governance

This on-line version is the pre-copyedited, preprint version. The published version can be found here: ‘A neo-Gramscian approach to the regulation of urban regimes’, in M. Lauria, ed., Reconstructing Urban Regime Theory, London: Sage, 51-73, 1997.   The perspective on urban regimes presented here is based on a neo-Gramscian reading of the regulation approach as…

Flexibilization and State Strategies: Coal and the City

By: Noelle Burgi and Bob Jessop This on-line version is the pre-copyedited, preprint version. The published version can be found here: ‘Flexibilization and state strategies: British Coal and the City’, in B. Jessop et al., eds, The Politics of Flexibility, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 173-194, N. Burgi & B. Jessop, 1991. *** Comparing the coal industry…