Three book reviews

Reprint No. 2011:15

Author(s): Andreas Bergh, Lars Persson, Per Skedinger and Joacim TågYear: 2011 Title: Journal of Economic Literature Volume (No.): XLVIII/XLIX (4/1) Pages: 1051–1053, 151–152 and 168–170
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(i) François Lévêque and Howard Shelanski, (eds.), Antitrust and Regulation in the EU and US: Legal and Economic Perspectives (Cheltenham, UK, and Northamprton, MA: Edward Elgar, 2009), reviewed by Lars Persson and Joacim Tåg (Vol. XLVIII, No. 4, 2010, 1051–1053)

(ii) Thorvaldur Gylfason, Bengt Holmström, Sixten Korkman, Hans Tson Söderström, and Vesa Vihriälä, (eds.), Nordics in Global Crisis: Vulnerability and Resilience (Helsinki: Taloustieto Oy, 2010), reviewed by Andreas Bergh (Vol. XLIX, No. 1, 2011, 151–152)

(iii) Richard B. Freeman, Birgitta Swedenborg, and Robert Topel, (eds.), Reforming the Welfare State: Recovery and Beyond in Sweden (Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2010), reviewed by Per Skedinger (Vol. XLIX, No. 1, 2011, 168–170)


Bergh, Andreas, Lars Persson, Per Skedinger and Joacim Tåg (2011), "Three book reviews". Journal of Economic Literature XLVIII/XLIX(4/1), 1051–1053, 151–152 and 168–170.

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Interdisciplinary European Studies

The European Union and the Return of the Nation State


This book explores the complex and ever-changing relationship between the European Union and its member states. The recent surge in tension in this relationship has been prompted by the actions of some member state governments as they question fundamental EU values and principles and refuse to implement common decisions seemingly on the basis of narrowly defined national interests.

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