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Sunday, 14 August 2011

Austerity and Anarchy: Budget Cuts and Social Unrest in Europe, 1919-2009

A timely paper by academics Jacopo Ponticelli and Hans-Joachim Voth (published on line by the Social Science Research Network) which examines the question - 'Does fiscal consolidation lead to social unrest?'