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The Political Economy of the Anglosphere: Geography Trumps History

John Ravenhill and Jefferson Huebner

in The Anglosphere: Continuity, Dissonance and Location

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780197266618
eISBN:
9780191896064
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266618.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Economic integration among Anglosphere economies peaked during the period from 1870 to 1960. Maintenance of Imperial Preferences and the Sterling Area ensured that Britain remained the dominant ... More


Non‐Discrimination in the GATT

Richard Pomfret

in The Economics of Regional Trading Arrangements

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199248872
eISBN:
9780191596797
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199248877.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

Examines the treatment of discriminatory trade policies in the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT). Despite a strong commitment to unconditional MFN treatment, the GATT allowed some ... More


In-Kind Remedies versus Monetary Remedies

Stephanie M. Stern and Daphna Lewinsohn-Zamir

in The Psychology of Property Law

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479835683
eISBN:
9781479857623
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479835683.003.0009
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

All legal systems must design remedies for rights violations, including property rights. In this context, one of the most common choices is between monetary remedies and in-kind remedies. In reality, ... More


House and home

Brian Portley

in Immigration and housing in the Republic of Ireland

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719095931
eISBN:
9781781708514
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719095931.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Chapter 5 explores the relationship between the physical attributes of housing, and the meaning of home held by migrant households. This involves examination of the interplay of wider structural ... More


Influences on Household Formation and Tenure

Geoffrey Meen and Christine Whitehead

in Understanding Affordability: The Economics of Housing Markets

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781529211863
eISBN:
9781529211870
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529211863.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

Chapter 4 concentrates on new household formation and the tenure choices of younger age groups. Not only have the young experienced lower rates of home ownership than previous generations, but they ... More


Does Deliberation Matter for Monetary Policy-Making?

Cheryl Schonhardt-Bailey and Andrew Bailey

in Deliberating American Monetary Policy: A Textual Analysis

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780262019576
eISBN:
9780262314725
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262019576.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

Deliberation is an understudied area of policy-making, in part because it is a challenging task. First, it is hard to reduce words into a measurable form while maintaining the integrity of the ... More


Harsanyi and Utilitarianism

Louis Narens and Brian Skyrms

in The Pursuit of Happiness: Philosophical and Psychological Foundations of Utility

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198856450
eISBN:
9780191889721
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198856450.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Harsanyi gives a representation theorem for Utilitarianism within the von Neumann-Morgenstern framework. Utilitarianism is, in a sense, reborn on ordinal foundations. But there is a catch.


Special and Differential Treatment for Developing Countries

Petros C. Mavroidis

in The Regulation of International Trade: GATT

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780262029841
eISBN:
9780262333894
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262029841.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter focuses on the special and differential treatment provision provided to developing countries. The enabling clause allows for beneficial treatment of developing countries as one of the ... More


Strategic considerations, tough choices: how state preferences influence campaign forms

Stephen Noakes

in The Advocacy Trap: Transnational Activism and State Power in China

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781526119476
eISBN:
9781526132413
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526119476.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter serves two functions. First, it synthesizes from the earlier empirical chapters some lessons of practical value regarding how activists might optimally engage with China. As expected, ... More


Sub/Dub Wars: Attitudes to Screen Translation

Tessa Dwyer

in Speaking in Subtitles: Revaluing Screen Translation

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781474410946
eISBN:
9781474434720
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474410946.003.0002
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Focusing on the polarising nature of sub/dub debates, this chapter provides an overview of attitudes and approaches to screen translation both within and beyond screen culture. Dominating the little ... More


What do people want? Leave policy preferences in different countries1

Isabel Valarino

Peter Moss, Ann-Zofie Duvander, and Alison Koslowski (eds)

in Parental Leave and Beyond: Recent International Developments, Current Issues and Future Directions

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781447338772
eISBN:
9781447338826
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447338772.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

Leave schemes vary considerably across countries, notably regarding their duration and the extent to which mothers and fathers are encouraged to share them. This chapter analyses individuals’ ... More


The Spanish Attempt to Expand Unilateral Preferences

Fernando Guirao

in The European Rescue of the Franco Regime, 1950-1975

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780198861232
eISBN:
9780191893315
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198861232.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

After The Hague summit of the European Council in 1969 Madrid calculated that Spain’s terms of access to the Common Market would feasibly improve after the signing ceremony of the 1970 Agreement. The ... More


The Pressures of Growth

Bryan G. Norton

in Toward Unity among Environmentalists

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195093971
eISBN:
9780197560723
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195093971.003.0012
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmentalist Thought and Ideology

Critics of environmentalism have often charged that the movement is “elitist.” By this is meant, among other complaints, that environmentalists are mainly members of the middle and upper classes ... More


The Do Not Track Standard: The Failure of Self-regulation and the Politics of Contestation

Alison Harcourt, George Christou, and Seamus Simpson

in Global Standard Setting in Internet Governance

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780198841524
eISBN:
9780191877001
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198841524.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

The proliferation and persistence of online tracking of consumer behaviour through different technologies for the purpose of collecting information and constructing targeted advertisements based on ... More


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