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Between Realism and RevoltGoverning Cities in the Crisis of Neoliberal Globalism$
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Jonathan Davies

Print publication date: 2021

Print ISBN-13: 9781529210910

Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: September 2021

DOI: 10.1332/policypress/9781529210910.001.0001

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Consolidating Neoliberal Austerity Regimes

Consolidating Neoliberal Austerity Regimes

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(p.91) 4 Consolidating Neoliberal Austerity Regimes
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Between Realism and Revolt
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Jonathan S. Davies

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Policy Press
DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781529210910.003.0005

Chapters 4 and 5 turn from state rescaling to coalitions among state, market and civil society actors, and the urban regime configurations that have arisen, or been challenged, in the post-crisis period. Chapter 4 explores the four cities in which regime consolidation was occurring around the amplification of austere neoliberalism: Athens, Baltimore, Dublin and Leicester. Though the cities vary significantly in size and influence, in each case the persistent lack, and further diminution, of local political capacity contributed to the recuperation of the municipality and its ostensibly centre-left political leaders. Multi-scalar regime politics contributes to rendering neoliberal austerity governable and to disorganising and disrupting contentious elements within civil society.

Keywords:   Regime, Austerity, Neoliberalism, Governability, Consolidation

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