chapter  8
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Transnationals and supranationals: the elite bargain towards EU

Among the great political events of the world political economy in the 1980s and 1990s belong, beside the collapse of state socialism, the significant changes in Western Europe. At a regional level, the EU initiated an effective cooperation among nation-states which surmounted a set of linked international regimes. How can we come to theoretical terms with this momentous development?