Category Archives: Elite

Outsourcing the State: New Sources of Elite Power

This article uses the example of public sector outsourcing to explore how elite power can be fallible. A contract between the state and private companies represents a complex interweaving of different kinds of power with uncertain outcomes: the experience of … Continue reading

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The Global 1%: The Transnational Ruling Class

This study asks Who are the the world’s 1 percent power elite? And to what extent do they operate in unison for their own private gains over benefits for the 99 percent? We examine a sample of the 1 percent: … Continue reading

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