Book Presentation and Discussion: Deserved.Economic Memories After the Fall of the Iron Curtain

Mo, 27.11.2023 l 18:00 Uhr l Aula Campus Altes AKH, Hof 1 | Universität Wien, Spitalgasse 2, 1090 Wien

Book Presentation and Discussion: Deserved. Economic Memories After the Fall of the Iron Curtain New York: Columbia University Press 2023 Till Hilmar

After the fall of the Iron Curtain, people across the former socialist world saw their lives transformed. In just a few years, labor markets were completely disrupted, and the meanings attached to work were drastically altered. How did people who found themselves living under state socialism one day and capitalist democracy the next adjust to the changing social order and its new system of values?


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