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Dr Simon Lee

Senior Lecturer/ Faculty Ethics Committee

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Business, Law and Politics
  • School of Law and Politics

Summary

Simon Lee teaches and researches in the fields of political economy, UK politics and government, globalisation and governance studies. He has a particular interest in the politics, political economy, government and identity of England. Simon is the author of two books on Gordon Brown, Best for Britain? The Politics and Legacy of Gordon Brown and Boom and Bust The Politics and Legacy of Gordon Brown. With Matt Beech, he has co-edited five books on UK governments from May 1997 onwards, the most recent of which is The Conservative-Liberal Coalition: Examining The Cameron-Clegg Government.

Undergraduate

Undergraduate - Introduction to The Politics of the World Economy - Understanding America - Understanding States and Markets: Introduction to Political Economy - UK Politics in An Age of Austerity - The World We're In: Globalization and Democratic Governance in Practice - Long Dissertation - Short Dissertation Postgraduate - Political Economy in Perspective - Globalization and Governance in Practice - Political Economy of Development - Dissertation

Book

The Conservative-Liberal Coalition: Examining the Cameron-Clegg Government

M. Beech, & S. Lee (Eds.), (2015). The Conservative-Liberal Coalition: Examining the Cameron-Clegg Government. doi:10.1057/9781137461377

The Cameron-Clegg Government: Coalition Politics in an Age of Austerity

(2011). The Cameron-Clegg Government: Coalition Politics in an Age of Austerity

Book Chapter

We Are All in This Together

Lee, D., & Lee, S. (2011). We Are All in This Together. The Cameron-Clegg Government: Coalition Politics in an Age of Austerity, 44986. Palgrave Macmillan

The political economy of the third way: the relationship between globalisation and national economic policy

Lee, D., & Lee, S. (2011). The political economy of the third way: the relationship between globalisation and national economic policy. The Handbook of Globalisation, 407 - 419. (second). Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd

Gordon Brown and the negation of England

Lee, D., & Lee, S. (2012). Gordon Brown and the negation of England. These Englands : a conversation on national identity, 155 - 173. Manchester University Press

Journal Article

Gordon Brown and the British way of risk-based modernization

Lee, D., & Lee, S. (2012). Gordon Brown and the British way of risk-based modernization

Postgraduate supervision

Simon Lee welcomes enquiries from prospective PhD students interested in - political economy - austerity and its alternatives. - globalisation and governance - the politics of the National Health Service in England - the politics of England - UK politics and government - Industrial policy and comparative economic performance - Liberalisation, deregulation and privatisation - The politics of public service reform Completed PhDs - James Silverwood (2016) UK Economic Policy