Full Employment for Europe


188 pages | Paperback

ISBN: 978 0 85124 580 5

ELF Books 10



By Ken Coates & Stuart Holland

Full employment is off the agenda, out of fashion, and out of sight – except in some of the institutions of Europe. Why?

For one thing, the national economies of Keynes’ time now co-exist with the companies which are multinational. Currencies are subject to ferocious foreign exchange speculation, and all govenrments have come to sacrifice full employment on the altar of current stability.