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  1. The WTO

    Crisis and the Governance of Global Trade

    By Rorden Wilkinson

    Rorden Wilkinson explores the factors behind the collapse of World Trade Organisation (WTO) ministerials – as in Seattle in 1999 and Cancun in 2003 – and asks why such events have not significantly disrupted the development of the multilateral trading system. He argues that the political...

    Published August 23rd 2006 by Routledge

  2. Global Economic Institutions

    By Willem Molle

    This book critically examines global economic institutions. It presents an accessible fluid history of globalization and explains how global public goods should be defined and how global economic institutions work. It also looks at the effect that major organizations - including the WTO, IMF and...

    Published July 31st 2006 by Routledge

  3. New International Poverty Reduction Strategies

    Edited by Jean-Pierre Cling, Mireille Razafindrakoto, François Roubaud

    The World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) launched a joint initiative at the end of 1999, stating that they intended to set the fight against poverty at the heart of their development policies. This book provides the expert, critical analysis of the poverty reduction strategies that...

    Published July 31st 2006 by Routledge

  4. The Tradition of Free Trade

    By Lars Magnusson

    In the nineteenth century Adam Smith and others gradually invented a 'tradition' of free trade. This was a towering achievement and has proved to be influential to this day. This book examines this construction of the free trade tradition.Showing how historical contruction is a vital component in...

    Published July 31st 2006 by Routledge

  5. Manufacturing Competitiveness in Asia

    How Internationally Competitive National Firms and Industries Developed in East Asia

    Edited by Jomo K. S.

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    There are competing theories to explain the reasons behind the international competitiveness of manufacturing in Asia. Analysing these different theories will bring important lessons, not just for Asia, but for developing economies the world over.This lucid book studies industries and firms in East...

    Published May 31st 2006 by Routledge

  6. Targeting Development

    Critical Perspectives on the Millennium Development Goals

    By Richard Black, Howard White

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development Economics

    The Millennium Development Goals accepted by the UN in 2000 are, along with the targets set by the OECD in 1996 the subject of this expertly written book. It asks and answers questions such as: Is development achievable in the time frames given? How useful were the goals in the first...

    Published May 3rd 2006 by Routledge

  7. Ethnic Business

    Chinese Capitalism in Southeast Asia

    Edited by Jomo Kwame Sundaram, Brian Folk

    The role of ethnic Chinese business in Southeast Asia in catalyzing economic development has been hotly debated - and often misunderstood - throughout cycles of boom and bust.This book critically examines some of the key features attributed to Chinese business: business-government relations, the...

    Published October 24th 2005 by Routledge

  8. Trade Policy and Economic Integration in the Middle East and North Africa

    Economic Boundaries in Flux

    Edited by Hassan Hakimian, Jeffrey B Nugent

    Series: Routledge Political Economy of the Middle East and North Africa

    The recent globalization trends have revived a long-standing interest in regional integration in the countries of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). Despite numerous attempts to encourage economic integration in MENA in the past few decades, there is broad consensus that progress has been...

    Published May 12th 2005 by Routledge

  9. International Trade and Developing Countries

    Bargaining Coalitions in GATT and WTO

    By Amrita Narlikar

    How and why do countries bargain together in world affairs? Why are such coalitions crucial to developing nations? What effects do these blocs have on world affairs? This new study asks and answers these key questions, showing why successful coalition building is a difficult...

    Published March 23rd 2005 by Routledge

  10. Trade Politics

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Brian Hocking, Steven McGuire

    Trade has always been an intensely political activity. Its conduct determines the well-being of entire national communities, and expansion of trade since the Second World War has been one of the major engines of world economic growth. In this new, fully updated edition, leading experts from around...

    Published February 4th 2004 by Routledge