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US Approaches to Multilateral Security and Economic Organizations in the Asia‐Pacific

Ralph A. Cossa

in US Hegemony and International Organizations: The United States and Multilateral Institutions

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199261437
eISBN:
9780191599309
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199261431.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

An examination is made of US policy towards and participation in several key regional multilateral organizations in the Asia–Pacific area, with the aim of establishing how central these organizations ... More


The Dynamics of European Society

Neil Fligstein

in Euroclash: The EU, European Identity, and the Future of Europe

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199580859
eISBN:
9780191702297
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199580859.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

An observer from 1945 who returned today to the border between Germany and France would be astounded. Instead of devastation, army outposts, and checkpoints, they would simply observe a lack of ... More


Trade and Finance

Beth Simmons, Naomi Roht-Arriaza, Laurence Boisson de Chazournes, Lyuba Zarsky, and David A. Wirth

in Commitment and Compliance: The Role of Non-binding Norms in the International Legal System

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199270989
eISBN:
9780191707704
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199270989.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter presents case studies of non-binding norms and compliance with trade agreements. Topics covered include efforts against money laundering, the International Organization for ... More


From Control to Conversion: Embedding the Corporate Model in Western Europe

Marie-Laure Djelic

in Exporting the American Model: The Post-War Transformation of European Business

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198293170
eISBN:
9780191684968
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198293170.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy, Corporate Governance and Accountability

This chapter discusses the process of embedding the American model of business and industrial production in Western Europe. The launch of the ... More


The Social and Institutional Bases of Distributive Justice

Samuel Freeman

in Cosmopolitanism versus Non-Cosmopolitanism: Critiques, Defenses, Reconceptualizations

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199678426
eISBN:
9780191757839
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199678426.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter argues that distributive justice is institutionally based. Certain cooperative institutions are basic in that they are necessary to economic production, trade, and distribution of ... 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


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


The Labor Dimension of the Emerging Free Trade Area of the Americas

Steve Charnovitz

in Labour Rights as Human Rights

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199281060
eISBN:
9780191700156
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199281060.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Employment Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Negotiations for a Free Trade Area of the Americas (FTAA) began over six years ago and were slated, at the time of writing, to be finished by 2005. The nations of the Americas could certainly benefit ... 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


The Limits of Bipolarity in the Golden Age of Modernization

Sara Lorenzini

in Global Development: A Cold War History

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691180151
eISBN:
9780691185569
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691180151.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter addresses the differentiated priorities in the West and East as they emerged during the institutionalization of development structures and procedures. In the 1950s, with the Soviet Union ... 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


Evolving Debates and Outlooks on China–Africa Economic Ties

Chris Alden

in China-Africa and an Economic Transformation

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780198830504
eISBN:
9780191868696
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198830504.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International, Development, Growth, and Environmental

China and Africa’s economic relations have evolved over time, from the tentative commercial engagements characteristic of the early 1980s to the comprehensive infrastructure loans and increased ... More


Japan’s Economic Recovery and Growing Economic Relations with India

Shujiro Urata and Mitsuyo Ando

in Poised for Partnership: Deepening India-Japan Relations in the Asian Century

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199466481
eISBN:
9780199087044
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199466481.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

The Japanese economy is faced with structural problems such as a declining and ageing population and a closed market, making it difficult to achieve growth. By contrast, the Indian economy is ... More


The Problem in Detail: The Clash of Capitalisms and the Rules of International Finance

Thomas Kalinowski

in Why International Cooperation is Failing: How the Clash of Capitalisms Undermines the Regulation of Finance

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
October 2019
ISBN:
9780198714729
eISBN:
9780191782992
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198714729.003.0002
Subject:
Business and Management, Finance, Accounting, and Banking, International Business

This chapter sets the stage for the empirical investigation of the domestic political economic sources of international conflicts and cooperation. It consists of four parts. First, it gives a general ... More


The Emergence of International Standards

Elisa Morgera

in Corporate Environmental Accountability in International Law

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780198738046
eISBN:
9780191801525
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198738046.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law, Public International Law

This chapter provides a short theoretical discussion on the role of standards, as opposed to rules and principles, in the progressive development of international law. The chapter also assesses the ... More


Forming Cooperatives and Taking Collective Action

Grey Osterud

in Putting the Barn Before the House: Women and Family Farming in Early Twentieth-Century New York

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450280
eISBN:
9780801464171
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450280.003.0009
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter examines rural women's active participation in movements that promoted economic cooperation and collective action while resisting the rise of capitalist agribusiness and the ... More


China and the Prospects for Economic Integration within APEC*

Y. Y. Kueh

in Pax Sinica: Geopolitics and Economics of China's Ascendance

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9789888083824
eISBN:
9789888180158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888083824.003.0010
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter intends to address the overall potential for intra-regional trade, as opposed to trade with outside world. It gives a brief review of the relative strengths of the Chinese economy in ... More


Strangest Bedfellows: The Belarus-Venezuela Connection

Ralph S. Clem

in Venezuela's Petro-Diplomacy: Hugo Chavez's Foreign Policy

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813035307
eISBN:
9780813038292
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813035307.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter focuses on the counterintuitive strategic alliance between Belarus and Venezuela. The inexorable erosion of human rights in Belarus has resulted in the country becoming a virtual pariah ... More


Pursuing Hegemony

William O. Walker III

in The Rise and Decline of the American Century

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781501726132
eISBN:
9781501726149
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501726132.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter describes how the United States forged the American Century while pursuing hegemony from 1945 through 1949. More than consultation with friends and allies was necessary after the onset ... More


Why International Cooperation is Failing: How the Clash of Capitalisms Undermines the Regulation of Finance

Thomas Kalinowski

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
October 2019
ISBN:
9780198714729
eISBN:
9780191782992
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198714729.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Finance, Accounting, and Banking, International Business

Since the global financial crisis of 2008/09, international cooperation has failed to curb volatile financial markets. Changes in the global rules of finance discussed in the G20 during the last ... More


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