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  1. Regional Trade Integration and Conflict Resolution

    Edited by Shaheen Rafi Khan

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Political Economy

    This volume addresses the growth of regional trade agreements (RTAs) which have mushroomed since the 1990s, and considers their potential as a tool for reducing inter- and intra-state conflict. Exploring the links between trade, conflict and peace in different and varying contexts, this book maps...

    Published October 19th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Economic Globalisation as Religious War

    Tragic Convergence

    By Michael McKinley

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Political Economy

    Using a critical theory approach to analyze the globalization of the world economy, this provocative and topical new book presents economic globalization not as a recent development, but rather as a familiar process that has occurred throughout history. Michael McKinley argues that it is ultimately...

    Published July 23rd 2008 by Routledge

  3. The World Bank and Africa

    The Construction of Governance States

    By Graham Harrison

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Political Economy

    Shortlisted for the Inaugural International Political Economy Group annual book prize, 2006.An incisive exploration of the interventions of the World Bank in severely indebted African states. Understanding sovereignty as a frontier rather than a boundary, this key study develops a vision of a...

    Published October 21st 2007 by Routledge

  4. Chinese Capitalism in a Global Era

    Towards a Hybrid Capitalism

    By Henry Wai-chung Yeung

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Political Economy

    Chinese Capitalism in a Global Era examines the dynamic ways in which millions of ethinic Chinese in East and Southeast Asian economies organize their economic activities. It analyses how Chinese capitalism has changed under conditions of contemporary globalization and anticipates what the future...

    Published May 31st 2006 by Routledge

  5. America's Trade Policy Towards Japan

    Demanding Results

    By John Kunkel

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Political Economy

    In a few years, the United States has gone from worrying about Japan's economic might to worrying about its meltdown. The rise and fall of America's 'results-oriented' trade policy towards Japan captures this turnaround.John Kunkel traces this Japan policy to a crisis in the institutions, laws and...

    Published December 11th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Technology, Governance and Political Conflict in International Industries

    By Tony Porter

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Political Economy

    This book makes an important theoretical contribution to our understanding of international institutions by exploring conceptually and empirically the impact of technology on the governance of international economic activities. Technology, Governance and Political Conflict in International...

    Published March 27th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Rethinking International Organisation

    Deregulation and Global Governance

    By Barbara Emadi-Coffin

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Political Economy

    The function of the state as a symbol of identity has become increasingly important as major powers of the pre-Cold War era have given way to self-determination. The conventional role of the state has, however, simultaneously been challenged by the process of globalisation which transcends such...

    Published February 20th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Multilateralism and the World Trade Organisation

    The Architecture and Extension of International Trade Regulation

    By Rorden Wilkinson

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Political Economy

    This book explores the significance of the establishment of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), as well as some of the issues brought into sharper focus by the Seattle demonstrations of 1999. Located within the broader study of global governance, Multilateralism and the World Trade Organisation...

    Published December 20th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Globalization and Social Change

    Edited by Johannes Dragsbaek Schmidt, Jacques Hersh

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Political Economy

    Globalization and Social Change challenges conventional thinking regarding the inevitability of globalization. Rather than seeing globalization as 'the end station of capitalism', it presents the development of this phenomenon as a disruptive and conflicting process....

    Published December 6th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Japanese Capitalism in Crisis

    A Regulationist Interpretation

    Edited by Robert Boyer, Toshio Yamada

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Political Economy

    The contributors to Japanese Capitalism in Crisis show that there can be a middle ground between the current extremes of the Japanese economy, and offer two proposals: a deeper understanding of long term development, and an extension of existing theory....

    Published April 12th 2000 by Routledge