Bonefeld: ‘Human Economy and Political Authority: Ordo-Liberalism and the Idea of the Big Society’

I think this is a working paper but its still interesting:

The article expounds the ordoliberal tradition to illuminate the character of the Big Society idea Cameron’s saying that there are things more important than GDP is fundamental to the ordoliberal conception of a human economy. For the ordoliberals economic freedom is fundamentally a political practice of Vitalpolitik – a politics of life. Particularly at a time of manifest economic crisis and austerity, its social veracity depends on the exercise of strong state authority

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