Tag Archives: Neo-liberalism

Gambling on Development

In a new review for JCA, Scott MacWilliam of the Department of Pacific Affairs, ANU College of Asia & the Pacific, at the Australian National University, looks at Gambling on Development: Why Some Countries Win and Others Lose by Stefan … Continue reading

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Tech Worker Unions in India

Rianka Roy of the Department of Sociology, University of Connecticut, USA contributes a new article for JCA. The abstract for “Politics Through Precarity: Tech Workers’ Unions in India During the Covid-19 Pandemic” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2022.2110925) states: The Indian technology industry is … Continue reading

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Varieties of Capitalism: South Korea and Hong Kong Compared

“East Asian Varieties of Capitalism and Socio-Economic Inequality: South Korea and Hong Kong Compared” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2022.2105738) is a new and open-access article for JCA. It is authored by Yin-Wah Chu of the Department of Sociology, Hong Kong Baptist University, Baptist … Continue reading

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COVID and the Australian Regulatory State

“COVID-19 and the Pathologies of Australia’s Regulatory State” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2022.2106883) is a new article by Tom Chodor of the Department of Politics and International Relations, School of Social Sciences at Monash University in Australia and Shahar Hameiri of the School … Continue reading

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Customary Land Tenure in Papua New Guinea: The Impotence of the Neo-Liberalism

“Political Impotence of the Neo-Liberal Ideologues: The Continuing Primacy of Customary Land Tenure in Papua New Guinea” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2022.2064328) is a new article for JCA by Scott MacWilliam of the Department of Pacific Affairs, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia. The … Continue reading

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Korea’s Global Saemaul Undong

“Exporting the Will to Compete in Korea’s Global Saemaul Undong” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2021.2016227) is a new article by Juliette Schwak of the Division of Communication, History and Politics at Franklin University Switzerland, Sorengo, Switzerland. The abstract states: This article analyses the … Continue reading

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W(h)ither Democracy?

The Journal of Australian Political Economy has a massive special issue that should be of interest for JCA readers. It is free to download and includes a paper by JCA co-editor Richard Westra: SPECIAL ISSUE – W(H)ITHER DEMOCRACY? REVISITING NEOLIBERALISM … Continue reading

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Transnational Labour Regimes and Neo-Liberal Development in Cambodia

“Transnational Labour Regimes and Neo-Liberal Development in Cambodia” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2020.1859122) is JCA’s first article published in 2021. It is authored by Dae-Oup Chang of the Global Korean Studies programme at Sogang University in Seoul, South Korea. The abstract states: This … Continue reading

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Issue 1 for 2021 published

Issue number 1 of Volume 51 of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This issue has a Feature Section on  South Korea, Inequality and Labour. The articles in this feature are: Rising … Continue reading

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Japanese Agriculture and Capitalism

“Japanese Agriculture and Capital Expansion: The Trans-Pacific Partnership and the Global Food Value Chain Strategy” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2020.1788120) is a new article for JCA by independent scholar Akiko Horita, based in Auckland, New Zealand. The abstract for the article states: This … Continue reading

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