The Challenge of Globalization for Germany's Social Democracy: A Policy Agenda for the 21st Century

Synopsis

"Modell Deutschland," once admired worldwide, has lost much of its shine, due to a number ofinternal and external factors. This important and timely volume deals with the economic andpolitical pressures and challenges of globalization and is particularly concerned with their effecton social policy, labor markets, environmental policies and technological change. Distinguishedacademic experts and leading politicians discuss these problems both from an internationalperspective and against the background of debates currently going on in Germany.

Dieter Dettke is foreign policy and security policy specialist and has published widely on these issues. He has been Executive Director of the Friedrich Ebert Foundation Washington Officesince 1985.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Dieter Dettke
  • Gerhard Schröder
  • Ernst Schwanhold And Reinhard Pfender
  • Fritz W. Scharpf
  • Rudolf Dreßler
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 1998