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Edward Ashbee

Print publication date: 2015

Print ISBN-13: 9780719090820

Published to Manchester Scholarship Online: January 2016

DOI: 10.7228/manchester/9780719090820.001.0001

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The advent of crisis and the building of narratives

The advent of crisis and the building of narratives

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The Right and the recession

Edward Ashbee

Manchester University Press

This Chapter looks at the impact of the 2008 financial crisis and its aftermath on the right. It charts the period of initial uncertainty as the crisis first broke and the construction of a narrative around “big government” at the end of 2008 and beginning of 2009. It considers, in particular, at the ways in which representations of the New Deal and the 1930s were used to change the terms of debate.

Keywords:   Financial assets, Government intervention, Austrian economics, New Deal

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