Italy: reformers without reforms or reforms without reformers?
Bull, MJ 2010, 'Italy: reformers without reforms or reforms without reformers?' , Modern Italy, 15 (4) , pp. 495-497.Full text not available from this repository. (Request a copy)
Italy has experienced several reforms since the early 1990s, but root-and-branch reform has not been achieved, despite its perceived need. Furthermore, the methods to achieve such reform have been exhausted. The combination of the failure of substance and method has led to a shift in the institutional reform debate which is illustrated best in the dilemmas currently confronting the Democratic Party (PD) with respect to the issue. Institutional reform is unlikely, therefore, to be achieved in this legislature.
|Additional Information:||This is part of a Forum on 'Italy: Reformers without Reforms?', edited by A.C. Bull and G.L. Gardini, pp. 485-499.|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Italian politics; institutional reform|
|Themes:||Subjects outside of the University Themes|
|Schools:||Colleges and Schools > College of Arts & Social Sciences > School of Humanities, Languages & Social Sciences > Centre for Democracy and Human Rights|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Modern Italy|
|Publisher:||Taylor & Francis|
|Depositing User:||Professor Martin J. Bull|
|Date Deposited:||18 Oct 2011 16:09|
|Last Modified:||20 Aug 2013 18:15|
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