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Global Public Goods: International Cooperation in the 21st Century

Inge Kaul, Isabelle Grunberg, and Marc Stern (eds)

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195130522
eISBN:
9780199867363
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195130529.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

This collection of papers offers a new rationale and framework for international development cooperation. Its main argument is that in actual practice development cooperation has already moved beyond ... More


Applying the IAD Framework: The Incentives Inside a Development Agency

Clark C. Gibson

in The Samaritan's Dilemma: The Political Economy of Development Aid

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2005
ISBN:
9780199278855
eISBN:
9780191602863
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199278857.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Incentives for an aid agency’s staff to learn about sustainability of field activities is one of the most fundamental factors in that agency’s quest for sustainable development outcomes. It is ... More


The Political Economy of International Cooperation

Lisa L. Martin

in Global Public Goods: International Cooperation in the 21st Century

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195130522
eISBN:
9780199867363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195130529.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

Over the past 15 years, the field of international relations has produced a great deal of work on international cooperation and international institutions. This work has immediate relevance for ... More


The New Face of Development Cooperation: The Role of South-South Cooperation and Corporate Social Responsibility

Francisco Sagasti, Fernando Prada, Mario Bazán, Jorge Chávez Granadino, and Gonzalo Alcalde

in Development Cooperation in Times of Crisis

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231159661
eISBN:
9780231504393
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231159661.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter discusses the arrival of new aid modalities and instruments that have led to the presence of new participants, including some from the private sector (firms, individuals, and ... More


The Globalization of Mountain Issues

Bernard Debarbieux, Gilles Rudaz, and Martin F. Price

in The Mountain: A Political History from the Enlightenment to the Present

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226031118
eISBN:
9780226031255
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226031255.003.0009
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Cultural and Historical Geography

Globalization is part of a contemporary trend toward adopting a planetary scale as a means of emancipation from a primarily national representation of issues. Chapter 8 focuses on how mountains came ... More


Human Rights and Human Development †

Sakiko Fukuda‐Parr

in Arguments for a Better World: Essays in Honor of Amartya Sen, Volume 2: Society, Institutions, and Development

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199239979
eISBN:
9780191716874
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239979.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter uses Sen's capability approach to explore whether there are inherent contradictions between human rights and development. The ‘human rights based approach’ has gained momentum yet many ... More


Preventing Deadly Conflict: From Global Housekeeping to Neighbourhood Watch

David A. Hamburg and Jane E. Holl

in Global Public Goods: International Cooperation in the 21st Century

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195130522
eISBN:
9780199867363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195130529.003.0019
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

Through an interesting dynamic, there is at present an interesting intersection of two literatures – that on conventional foreign aid and that on global externalities and public goods. Some of the ... More


Interactions between CSDP and other strands of external action

Panos Koutrakos

in The EU Common Security and Defence Policy

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199692729
eISBN:
9780191752254
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199692729.003.0009
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines the interactions between the Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP) and development cooperation, and the external dimension of the Area of Freedom, Security, and Justice ... More


Should There Be Multilateral Rules on Foreign Direct Investment?

Edward M. Graham

in Governments, Globalization, and International Business

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198296058
eISBN:
9780191596209
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198296053.003.0018
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

The surge of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the late 1980s and first half of the 1990s and the associated expansion of the activities of multinational enterprises (MNEs) has left the world a ... More


Development Cooperation in Times of Crisis

José Antonio Ocampo and José Antonio Alonso (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231159661
eISBN:
9780231504393
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231159661.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This book revisits the causes of the 2008 global economic collapse, re-evaluating the international response to the crisis and suggesting more effective approaches to development cooperation. It ... More


Contested Sexualities and Shared Concerns: Power Dynamics in a Transnational Network of Faith-Based Organisations

Brenda Bartelink and Erik Meinema

in Strings Attached: AIDS and the Rise of Transnational Connections in Africa

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780197265680
eISBN:
9780191771910
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197265680.003.0008
Subject:
Anthropology, African Cultural Anthropology

This chapter analyses how contested understandings of sexuality and sex education for young people are put into practice in the transnational social field of development. It does so by focusing on ... More


Evolution of Human Rights Clauses

Lorand Bartels

in Human Rights Conditionality in the EU's International Agreements

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199277193
eISBN:
9780191699931
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199277193.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter discusses the evolution of human rights clauses from their origins in the 1970s into their present form. Topics covered include conditionality in the EU's development-cooperation ... More


The Disclosures of Science

Richard Rottenburg

in Far-Fetched Facts: A Parable of Development Aid

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262182645
eISBN:
9780262255035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262182645.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

This chapter discusses anthropological development research that includes codified law, formal organization, science and technology, and shows that development cooperation is not a commercial ... More


Arenas as Standardizes

Kerstin Sahlin-Andersson

in A World of Standards

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199256952
eISBN:
9780191716508
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199256952.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, Knowledge Management

This chapter describes how an international organization set up as a forum for the discussion of public administration issues ended up being an active standardizer. Numerous organizations provide ... More


Prologue

Richard Rottenburg

in Far-Fetched Facts: A Parable of Development Aid

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262182645
eISBN:
9780262255035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262182645.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

This book focuses on the practices of organizing development cooperation, experimental ethnographic writing, and anthropological works. Its six chapters examine the various aspects of a water supply ... More


Metacode—Cultural Code

Richard Rottenburg

in Far-Fetched Facts: A Parable of Development Aid

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262182645
eISBN:
9780262255035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262182645.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

This chapter attempts to explain representational practices, technologies of inscription, models of objectivity, code switching, and the relationship between objectivism, relativism, and ... More


Increased Income Inequality in OECD Countries and the Redistributive Impact of the Government Budget

Anthony B. Atkinson

in Inequality Growth and Poverty in an Era of Liberalization and Globalization

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
August 2004
ISBN:
9780199271412
eISBN:
9780191601255
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199271410.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The recent rise in inequality in the distribution of disposable income in many, although not all, countries has led to a search for explanations, particularly since for much of the postwar period ... More


Consultative Forums: State Power and Multilateral Institutions

Gregory Chin and Jorge Heine

in International Development: Ideas, Experience, and Prospects

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199671656
eISBN:
9780191751127
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199671656.003.0052
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter assesses the institutional consequences of the misalignment of representational arrangements in the main consultative forums for development cooperation, given the considerable shifts in ... More


Interstitial Spaces

Richard Rottenburg

in Far-Fetched Facts: A Parable of Development Aid

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262182645
eISBN:
9780262255035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262182645.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

Johannes von Moltke believes that in the three Ruritanian regional capitals, Baridi, Mlimani, and Jamala, the share of the produced water that is paid for is so low that the waterworks could not ... More


The Question of Growth in a Global Economy

Aaron Major

in Architects of Austerity: International Finance and the Politics of Growth

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804788342
eISBN:
9780804790734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804788342.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This chapter complicates the widely accepted view that the postwar international monetary system was defined by “embedded liberalism”—the belief that national economic growth needed to take priority ... More


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