|Author (Person)||Codogno, Lorenzo, Galli, Giampaolo|
|Publisher||LSE European Institute|
|Series Title||EUROPP Blog|
|Content Type||Journal | Series | Blog|
In Italy, the temptation to go back in time, or shut the door to Europe and globalisation was strong, especially after a quarter of a century of poor economic performance, argued Lorenzo Codogno and Giampaolo Galli. Anti-establishment parties, which gained an outright majority in Parliament in the country’s 2018 elections, blamed the past reform process, together with the threats arising from globalisation, European integration and immigration, instead of arguing for an even bolder reform agenda.
|Countries / Regions||Italy|