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1-10 of 22 results in Routledge Advances in International Political Economy
This book combines two strands of international political economy; examining how capitalism and democracy shape and are shaped by each other. Although until now considered separately, this path-breaking book proposes an innovative view of a political-economic system that inextricably links the...
Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge
Assessing Contours, Correlates and Concomitants of Globalization
The effects of globalization on economy and society are highly contested subjects in academic and political arenas. This study brings an empirical perspective to the crucially important arguments that encapsulate the major debates in this area. Using quantitative data, this book addresses the shape...
Published June 23rd 2014 by Routledge
Studies in Theory and Intellectual History
This book makes an innovative link between classical liberalism and questions of international economic order. The author begins with an outline of classical liberalism as applied to domestic economic order. He then surveys the classical liberal tradition from the Scottish Enlightenment to modern...
Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge
This book provides a longitudinal study of developing country involvement in multilateral trade negotiations. The trade regime established at the end of the Second World War did not cater for, and in some cases excluded, the developmental interests of the newly independent countries. This book...
Published August 21st 2013 by Routledge
With original archival documents and interviews from the US and Europe, Michelle Frasher brings the reader into the negotiating room with American, German, and French officials as they confronted the collapse of the Bretton Woods monetary system and made decisions that affected the course of...
Published August 2nd 2013 by Routledge
The New Pax Americana
This book presents a novel and cutting-edge interpretation of the evolving political economy of the Americas. Through a combination of qualitative research and theory, it considers the reconstruction of American-led hegemony in the Americas since the 1982 debt crisis and presents an examination of...
Published July 31st 2013 by Routledge
This book addresses whether and how multilateral economic regimes can successfully transition from international institutions—cooperation among states—to global governance—cooperation among states and nonstate actors. The unprecedented era of peace and prosperity since World War II has been...
Published December 14th 2012 by Routledge
The Growth Paradigm
The ubiquity of the commitment to economic growth, which Purdey refers to as the growth paradigm, is extraordinary. National governments around the world are seized of the same objective. Major international institutions such as the UN, the WTO, the World Bank, IMF and OECD, powerful international...
Published May 8th 2012 by Routledge
The political origins of financial institutions
This book examines the political origins of financial institutions across fifteen developed democracies, with focused case studies on the US, France, Japan, Austria, and Germany. The institutional arrangements of financial systems are widely seen as a central distinguishing feature of ‘varieties of...
Published December 2nd 2011 by Routledge
A Framework for Thinking
This book develops a creative theoretical framework for understanding the welfare state: the theory of the state and the idea of welfare connected to autonomy. Written by a well-known expert of political economy and welfare, it explores the nature of welfare and connects welfare not to basic needs,...
Published February 11th 2011 by Routledge
Global Criminal and Sovereign Free Economies and the Demise of the Western Democracies
To Be Published September 1st 2014
States, Nonstate Actors, and Global Governance: Projecting Polities
To Be Published September 19th 2014
Capitalist Alternatives: Models, Taxonomies, Scenarios
To Be Published November 6th 2014
International Mobility and the Transformation of Global Capitalism
To Be Published March 31st 2015
The International Relations of Capital and Labour: Workers of the World versus Globalisation
To Be Published April 29th 2015