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  1. Contested Capitalism

    The political origins of financial institutions

    By Richard W. Carney

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Political Economy

    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 1st 2011 by Routledge

  2. Welfare, Right and the State

    A Framework for Thinking

    By David P. Levine

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Political Economy

    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 10th 2011 by Routledge

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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