In this article, I will examine how the perceived acceptability and fairness of the economic system influenced the kind of measures adopted in the EU during the financial and economic crisis, and I will briefly reflect on today's situation. I will highlight how the measures that strengthen acceptability emphasized their temporary nature and the primacy of market guidance, and I will consider how market guidance affects citizens' equal opportunities to influence and the realization of the democratic principle.
|Translated title of the contribution
|Equal access to decision-making in market society - when democracy is bought with euros.
|Published - 23 Mar 2023
|E1 Popularised article, newspaper article