Not the case. After a management of the 2008 crisis based Country Email List on what will go down in history as "austericide", with an enormous bill in terms Country Email List of inequality, distrust in politics and the emergence of far-right political options, today we are witnessing a change of paradigm. The recovery in Europe will be possible thanks to the boost of strong public Country Email List investments, which supposes a challenge to the decade.
Of the Troika, the cuts in public budgets and the Country Email List abandonment of the population to a “for every man for himself”. Not only that: the recovery plans with which the Member States will face the consequences of this crisis are conceived from the conviction of the need to transform the economic model. In Spain, The Next Generation funds are entitled «Recovery, Transformation and Resilience Plan», which is a clear manifestation of the need to transform the economic model to generate more Country Email List resilient economies and societies. All these elements appeal to the need for a "Great Transformation" that revises the economic, social and political model on which the West is based. Although it is true that it remains to be seen whether these expansive policies will continue over time, from different political perspectives, attention is drawn to the renewal of the social contract that is under way. It is a key moment for those who Country Email List know how to see it and have the ability to lead it.
As Antón Costas and Xosé Carlos Arias state, “Those Country Email List interested in promoting inclusive prosperity must take advantage of this new Zeitgeist and this new mentality to promote a new Great Transformation. (...). The instrument of this new Country Email List Great Transformation has to be the construction of a new social contract, which, inevitably, has to be different from that of the post-war period of the last century, because now the sources of inequality and the lack Country Email List of good jobs are different.