Neoliberal austerity and unemployment

Fryer, David & Stambe, Rose (2014) Neoliberal austerity and unemployment. The Psychologist, 27(4), pp. 244-248.

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Neoliberal fiscal austerity policies decrease public expenditure through cuts to central and local government budgets, welfare services and benefits and privatisation of public resources resulting in job losses. This article interrogates the empirical, theoretical, methodological and ideological relationships between neoliberalism, unemployment and the discipline of psychology, arguing that neoliberalism constitutes rather than causes unemployment...

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ID Code: 88716
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
ISSN: 0952-8229
Divisions: Current > Research Centres > Centre for Health Research
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2014 The British Psychological Society
Deposited On: 03 Nov 2015 23:23
Last Modified: 03 Nov 2015 23:23

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