This seminar looks at the European Union and its efforts to create an internal market. Fligstein & Mara Drita provide a way of thinking about the internal market process, Scharpf provides one of the mianstream critiques of this project.
Fligstein and Mara-Drita ‘How to Make a Market: Reflections on the Attempt to Create a Single Market in the European Union (1996) 102(1) American Journal of Sociology 1
Fritz W. Scharpf, ‘The Double Asymmetry of European Integration Or: Why the EU Cannot Be a Social Market Economy’ MPIfG Working Paper 09/12
Nicolas Jabko Playing The market: A Political Strategy for Uniting Europe, 1985-2005 (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2006)