Project

National and regional tensions in Belgian economic politics after the Second World War (1950-1980). An integrated analysis of economic thought, institutions, organizations and policy.

Duration
01 January 2010 → 31 December 2015
Funding
Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO)
Research disciplines
  • Humanities
    • History
  • Social sciences
    • Economic history
Keywords
policy making processes regionalisation economic politics
 
Project description

In this project the regional-national dynamics in Belgian economic politics between 1950 and 1980 will be focused on. How and to what extent institutions, economic thought, organizations and policy have influenced regional economic politics? This research wants to give insight into the role played by economics and institutions of economic politics in the 'communitarian caesura' after the Second World War.