Posts by John Mikler

John Mikler, Associate Professor, Department of Government and International Relations, University of Sydney and Visiting Fellow with SPERI, July 2016

‘Brexit means Brexit’ must not mean ‘keep calm and carry on’

The UK needs a long-term project of nation-building, not continuation with the neoliberal policy settings of the last 40 years. The Brexit vote demonstrated what a strikingly divided country Britain is.  Leave versus Remain voters tended to be divided along the lines of young versus old, educated versus less educated, and affluent versus poor.  Voting patterns indicated divisions between the … Continue reading

31 August 2016 by John Mikler
Categories: EU Referendum, SPERI Comment Tags: ,