Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Neoliberalism as a State Project – Changing the Political Economy of Israel - Oxford Scholarship Online
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Neoliberalism as a State Project: Changing the Political Economy of Israel

Asa Maron and Michael Shalev


This book explores the politics, institutional dynamics, and outcomes of neoliberal restructuring in Israel. It puts forward a bold proposition: that the very creation of a neoliberal political economy may be largely a state project. Correspondingly, it is argued that key political conflicts surrounding the realization of this project may occur within the state. Neoliberal restructuring and the institutionalization of permanent austerity are dependent on reconfigured power relations between state actors and are manifested in a new institutional architecture of the state. This architecture, in ... More

Keywords: neoliberalism, state actors, institutional dynamics, political economy, Israel

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2017 Print ISBN-13: 9780198793021
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2017 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780198793021.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Asa Maron, editor
Lecturer, Department of Sociology, University of Haifa

Michael Shalev, editor
Professor Emeritus of Sociology and Political Science, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Show Summary Details

subscribe or login to access all content.