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Raising the Stakes: The IASC Responds to IOSCO and the SEC

Kees Camfferman and Stephen A. Zeff

in Financial Reporting and Global Capital Markets: A History of the International Accounting Standards Committee, 1973-2000

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199296293
eISBN:
9780191700767
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199296293.003.0010
Subject:
Business and Management, Finance, Accounting, and Banking

This chapter deals with relations with the outside world and their impact. It shows how the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) occupied the centre stage in the International ... More


Global Governance and International Standard Setting

Kern Alexander, Rahul Dhumale, and John Eatwell

in Global Governance of Financial Systems: The International Regulation of Systemic Risk

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195166989
eISBN:
9780199783861
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195166989.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter assesses the evolution of international standard setting in financial markets by examining the characteristics of the various international bodies, such as the Basel Committee on Banking ... More


Big Bang

Ranald C. Michie

in The London Stock Exchange: A History

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199242559
eISBN:
9780191596643
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199242550.003.0013
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History, Financial Economics

This chapter discusses the lead up to the ‘Big Bang’ and its effects––the Big Bang refers to the abolition of fixed commissions and the single capacity on 27 October 1986, both of which had been at ... More


The Allocation of Regulatory Powers Over Securities Markets

Ruben Lee

in Running the World's Markets: The Governance of Financial Infrastructure

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691133539
eISBN:
9781400836970
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691133539.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This chapter seeks to compare how different jurisdictions allocate regulatory powers over their securities markets. Rather than seek to present detailed descriptions of how any specific jurisdictions ... More


Harmonization of Financial Regulation

Junji Nakagawa

in International Harmonization of Economic Regulation

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199604661
eISBN:
9780191731679
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199604661.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter analyzes international harmonization of financial regulation. This is a relatively new regulatory area, with international harmonization efforts starting only in the 1980s. ... More


How Should Market Infrastructure Institution Governance Be Regulated?

Ruben Lee

in Running the World's Markets: The Governance of Financial Infrastructure

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691133539
eISBN:
9781400836970
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691133539.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This chapter explores what regulatory intervention in the governance of market infrastructure institutions is optimal. Attention is focused on how such intervention can enhance the realization of the ... More


NATO and the Primacy of National Decisions in Multilateral Interventions

David P. Auerswald and Stephen M. Saideman

in NATO in Afghanistan: Fighting Together, Fighting Alone

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691159386
eISBN:
9781400848676
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691159386.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter describes NATO: how the organization works, how its origins give its members latitude to influence their contingents, and how the commanders of its multilateral efforts cope with the ... More


First Impressions

Daniel Beunza

in Taking the Floor: Models, Morals, and Management in a Wall Street Trading Room

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691162812
eISBN:
9780691185996
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691162812.003.0002
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

This chapter situates the study within the original sociology of finance. It introduces the core ethnographic breakdown that motivated this project. While existing studies described trading floors as ... More


Everyday Security Threats: Perceptions, Experiences, and Consequences

Daniel Stevens and Nick Vaughan-Williams

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780719096068
eISBN:
9781526120953
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719096068.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This book explores citizens’ perceptions and experiences of security threats in contemporary Britain, drawing on perspectives from International Security Studies and Political Psychology. The ... More


Regulating the Abstraction of Violence: Interventions and the Deployment of New Technologies Globally

Aiden Warren

in Rethinking Humanitarian Intervention in the 21st Century

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474423816
eISBN:
9781474435314
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474423816.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

Aiden Warren argues in Chapter Nine:The Changing Face of Interventions and the Deployment of New Technologies that the continual advancement of new technologies in theaters of conflict, and more ... More


Rethinking Humanitarian Intervention in the 21st Century

Aiden Warren and Damian Grenfell (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474423816
eISBN:
9781474435314
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474423816.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

Rethinking Humanitarian Interventions in the 21st Century examines the complex ethics and politics of humanitarian intervention since the end of the Cold War. These 12 essays focus on the challenges ... More


The EU and Global Securities Markets Regulation

Lucia Quaglia

in The European Union and Global Financial Regulation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199688241
eISBN:
9780191767517
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199688241.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

The EU regulatory capacity in securities markets was relatively weak until the late 1990s, but was substantially enhanced with the so-called Lamfalussy reform. After the global financial crisis, the ... More


Sustainable Critique and Critical IR Theory: Against Emancipation

Daniel J. Levine

in Recovering International Relations: The Promise of Sustainable Critique

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199916061
eISBN:
9780199980246
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199916061.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

How does sustainable critique differ from other appropriations of Frankfurt school social theory—the focus of “third” and “fourth” debate—into IR? The answer lies in differentiating the work of ... More


Oil and International Security

Andrew T. Price-Smith

in Oil, Illiberalism, and War: An Analysis of Energy and US Foreign Policy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780262029063
eISBN:
9780262327527
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262029063.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Price-Smith argues that US foreign energy policy frequently exhibits a fundamentally illiberal character, and this is particularly true of US military actions taken in the domain of energy. He ... More


“We cannot rule out that torture is going on”: Accountability Regarding the Rights of Detainees in Afghanistan

Gisela Hirschmann

in Accountability in Global Governance: Pluralist Accountability in Global Governance

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780198861249
eISBN:
9780191893322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198861249.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter analyzes the conditions for pluralist accountability in response to the violation of the rights of detainees in Afghanistan that were captured by NATO’s International Security Assistance ... More


Developments Regarding Global Cooperation in Supervision of Financial Markets

Antoine Van Cauwenberge

in Financial Regulation and Supervision: A post-crisis analysis

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199660902
eISBN:
9780191806902
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199660902.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

This chapter examines the progress made in international securities cooperation and the prospects of strengthening it even further in the wake of the financial crisis. It focuses on the initiatives ... More


Afghanistan: From Intervention to Transition, 2003–2011

Michael F. Harsch

in The Power of Dependence: NATO-UN Cooperation in Crisis Management

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780198722311
eISBN:
9780191789137
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198722311.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter investigates the stark variation in cooperation between NATO and the UN in Afghanistan from 2003 to 2011. In an initial phase from 2003 to 2008, the NATO-led International Security ... More


The EU in the Transnational Financial Regulatory Arena: The Case of IOSCO

Antonio Marcacci

in Private Law in the External Relations of the EU

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780198744566
eISBN:
9780191805868
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198744566.003.0010
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Public International Law

This chapter argues for the inevitability of Europe taking a greater role in the transnational financial regulatory arena, using the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) as a ... More


International Financial Regulation

Abraham L. Newman and Elliot Posner

in Voluntary Disruptions: International Soft Law, Finance, and Power

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198818380
eISBN:
9780191859526
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198818380.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

Chapter 3 describes the international financial regulatory architecture, providing necessary background for the substantive studies that follow. It gives special attention to the architecture’s two ... More


Kurt Waldheim, 1972–1981

Kent J. Kille

in The UN Secretary-General and the Security Council: A Dynamic Relationship

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198748915
eISBN:
9780191811609
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198748915.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Kurt Waldheim is recognized as a subservient office-holder who bent to the will of the Great Powers. Waldheim’s individual decision-making and engagement with Security Council decisions was largely ... More


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