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The technical language of economics has become more prevalent in justifying political decision-making

O'Brien, Dave (2012) The technical language of economics has become more prevalent in justifying political decision-making. British Politics and Policy at LSE (16 Apr 2012) Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Dave O’Brien argues that the technocratic process of economic decision-making is increasingly being used to give legitimacy to policy decisions. However, the use of particular measurement systems reflects ideological positions, social conditions and bureaucratic histories.

Item Type: Website (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy/
Additional Information: © 2012 The Author
Library of Congress subject classification: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
Sets: Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Rights: http://www.lse.ac.uk/library/usingTheLibrary/academicSupport/OA/depositYourResearch.aspx
Date Deposited: 25 May 2012 15:22
URL: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/44047/

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