Towards a Schumpeterian Workfare State? Preliminary Remarks on Post-Fordist Political Economy

This on-line version is the pre-copyedited, preprint version. The published version can be found here: ‘Towards a Schumpeterian Workfare State? Preliminary remarks on post-Fordist political economy’, Studies in Political Economy, 40, 7-39, 1993. The Keynesian welfare state regimes that emerged during the long postwar boom are widely held to be in terminal decline; but there…

The Complexities of Competition and Competitiveness: Challenges for Competition Law and Economic Governance in Variegated Capitalism

This on-line version is the pre-copyedited, preprint version. The published version can be found here: ‘The complexities of competition and competitiveness: challenges for competition law and economic governance in variegated capitalism’, in M.W. Dowdle, J. Gillespie, and I. Maher, eds, Asian Capitalism and the Regulation of Competition: Towards a Regulatory Geography of Global Competition Law,…

A Cultural Political Economy of Competitiveness and Its Implications for Higher Education

This on-line version is the pre-copyedited, preprint version. The published version can be found here:  ‘A cultural political economy of competitiveness and its implications for higher education’, in B. Jessop, N. Fairclough, and R. Wodak, eds, Education and the Knowledge-Based Economy in Europe, Rotterdam: Sense Publishers, 11-39, 2008. ***   The target is to establish…

The State and the Contradictions of the Knowledge-Driven Economy

This on-line version is the pre-copyedited, preprint version. The published version can be found here: ‘The state and the contradictions of the knowledge-driven economy’, in J.R. Bryson, P.W. Daniels, N.D. Henry, and J. Pollard, eds, Knowledge, Space, Economy, London: Routledge, 63-78, 2000. *** Keywords: capitalism; knowledge; information economy; contradictions; state intervention; competitiveness; intellectual property; regulation…

The State and the Contradictions of the Knowledge-Driven Economy

This on-line version is the pre-copyedited, preprint version. The published version can be found here: ‘The state and the contradictions of the knowledge-driven economy’, in J.R. Bryson, P.W. Daniels, N.D. Henry, and J. Pollard, eds, Knowledge, Space, Economy, London: Routledge, 63-78, 2000. By: Bob Jessop Keywords: capitalism; knowledge; information economy; contradictions; state intervention; competitiveness; intellectual…

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…

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…