Else there would be no meaning in political unions
or any other movement that knows what it's about.
In this paper, Alberto Alesina, Guido Tabellini, and Francesco Trebbi shed new light on the optimal scope for political unions at a time when insights on the present and future of the European Union are deeply needed.
To wrap up, I believe that this interesting paper sheds light on at least one side of the debate: Heterogeneity in values between Europeans does not seem to be at the core of the disagreements regarding the pursuance of a political union, because they vary less than within countries or other political unions such as the United States and India.
Another example of heterogeneous political union is India.
The third reason to predict that unbundling will facilitate political organizing is the focus of this Part: namely, political unions would likely generate less managerial opposition than traditional collective bargaining unions generate.
First, whether groups that oppose traditional unions would also oppose political unions depends on what political unions end up doing.
In addition to offering reasons to predict that unbundling will increase the prospects for political organizing, this Part also offers some very preliminary evidence that workers would organize political unions.
The data are based on declarations, submitted by the political unions.
89 thousand), the political union National Front - GEL141
Therefore, the Sikh nation exists in the Punjab region of India, the Kurdish nation exists in Turkey, Iraq, Iran and Syria, various Native American nations exist in the Americas, and a wide variety of other nations exist within political unions that people colloquially call nations.
The phrase "nation-state" is meant to refer to political unions as well as nations that possess final sovereignty over the people and land they govern.
However, the "free trade" areas created by previous multilateral FTAs have a track record of morphing into political unions
also known as regional governments, such as the European Union and the emerging North American Union.