Sport Policy and Politics in an Era of Austerity

Daniel Parnell (Editor), Peter Millward (Editor), Paul Widdop (Editor), Neil King (Editor), Anthony May (Editor)

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Austerity is perhaps the major challenge of our times, given the speed at which it arrived and the consequences of its impact upon society. The global financial crash and economic downturn was the catalyst for change and, against a backdrop of advice from experts adverse to Keynesian economics, the ideology of austerity grew and became the dominant thinking to steer economies out of recession.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages216
ISBN (Print)9780367177713
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2019


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Parnell, D., Millward, P., Widdop, P., King, N., & May, A. (Eds.) (2019). Sport Policy and Politics in an Era of Austerity. (1 ed.) Routledge.