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The Institutionalization of European Space

Alec Stone Sweet, Neil Fligstein, and Wayne Sandholtz

in The Institutionalization of Europe

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199247967
eISBN:
9780191601088
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019924796X.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This introductory chapter starts by summarizing the main conclusions of the earlier companion volume (European Integration and Supranational Governance), and describes the current volume as focusing ... More


Towards a Federal Europe? The Euro and Institutional Change in Historical Perspective

Kathleen R. McNamara

in The State of the European Union, 6: Law, Politics, and Society

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199257409
eISBN:
9780191600951
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019925740X.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This is the first of three chapters on salient EU policy innovations and expansion between 2000 and 2002, and it looks at European monetary policy (monetary integration) in light of the introduction ... More


Where Do Rules Come From? The Creation of the European Central Bank

Kathleen R. Mcnamara

in The Institutionalization of Europe

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199247967
eISBN:
9780191601088
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019924796X.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

An analysis is presented of the creation and development of rules governing the organizational form and the policy content of the European Central Bank (ECB). The establishment of the ECB and the ... More


States and Development

Axel Hadenius

in Institutions and Democratic Citizenship

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199246663
eISBN:
9780191599392
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199246661.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

Makes a broad historical account of the specific mode of development in Europe, involving unique progress economically, militarily, and democratically. In disagreement with the economic approach ... More


A Theoretical Framework for Economic Development

Yujiro Hayami and Yoshihisa Godo

in Development Economics: From the Poverty to the Wealth of Nations

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2005
ISBN:
9780199272709
eISBN:
9780191602870
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199272700.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

As a basic framework of this book, development of the social system is considered a process of interactions between the economic subsystem and the cultural-institutional subsystem. The former ... More


Irrigation Management—Does Bottom Up Work Better than Top Down in Sri Lanka?

Gamini Herath

in Promise, Trust and Evolution: Managing the Commons of South Asia

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780199213832
eISBN:
9780191707438
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199213832.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

In Sri Lanka, the major institutional innovation introduced since the 1980s is the Irrigation Management Transfer (IMT) to water user associations (WUAs). In situations where top-down transfer ... More


Drawing Conclusions

Sandra F. Joireman

in Where There is No Government: Enforcing Property Rights in Common Law Africa

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199782482
eISBN:
9780199897209
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199782482.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

In Ghana, Kenya, and Uganda, governments have been willing to devote lawmaking effort and scarce resources to the clear definition and adjudication of land rights. However, making institutions ... More


Making the Right Money Available at the Right Time for International Cooperation: New Financing Technologies

Pedro Conceiçāo, Hari Rajan, and Rajiv Shah

in The New Public Finance: Responding to Global Challenges

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195179972
eISBN:
9780199850709
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195179972.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter examines the application of new financial technologies in order to ensure the availability of the right money at the right time for international cooperation. It describes the lessons ... More


Squatting, Colonial Autocracy, and Imperial Policies

Ian W. McLean

in Why Australia Prospered: The Shifting Sources of Economic Growth

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691154671
eISBN:
9781400845439
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691154671.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter explores how the British military, convict workforce, and British government financial outlays laid the early foundations of a tiny local economy at the outer margins of a vast imperial ... More


Nonprofits and the Reconstruction of Urban Governance: Housing Production and Community Development in Cleveland, 1975–2005

Michael Mcquarrie

in Politics and Partnerships: The Role of Voluntary Associations in America's Political Past and Present

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226109961
eISBN:
9780226109985
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226109985.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

The relationship between nonprofits, states, and markets is changing. Researchers' understanding of this relationship conventionally depends on the assumption of sector-specific institutional ... More


New Growth Theories: Transition and Institutional Change

Linda Yueh

in China's Growth: The Making of an Economic Superpower

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199205783
eISBN:
9780191752018
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199205783.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This chapter covers the application of new growth theories that focus on institutions to China’s growth path. It describes the so-called ‘institutional innovations’ which allowed the Chinese state to ... More


Toward a Theory of Induced Institutional Innovation

Vernon W. Ruttan and Yujiro Hayami

in Can Economic Growth Be Sustained?: The Collected Papers of Vernon W. Ruttan and Yujiro Hayami

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199754359
eISBN:
9780190261320
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199754359.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This chapter explains a theory of institutional innovation, in which shifts in the demand for institutional innovation are induced by changes in relative resource endowments and technical change. It ... More


Conclusion: Explaining Institutional Innovation

Darius Ornston

in When Small States Make Big Leaps: Institutional Innovation and High-Tech Competition in Western Europe

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450921
eISBN:
9780801465963
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450921.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This concluding chapter revisits arguments about institutional innovation and, by extension, the future of neo-corporatism. It argues economic globalization and rapid technological change may make ... More


Social Science Knowledge and Institutional Change

Vernon W. Ruttan

in Can Economic Growth Be Sustained?: The Collected Papers of Vernon W. Ruttan and Yujiro Hayami

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199754359
eISBN:
9780190261320
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199754359.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This chapter discusses an approach to the sources of demand and supply for institutional change. It explores the use of social science knowledge and role of social scientists in the design and ... More


The politics of environmental policy

Bernadette Connaughton

in Europeanisation and New Patterns of Governance in Ireland

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719076206
eISBN:
9781781702932
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719076206.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter analyses the impact of domestic pressures and the Europeanisation of environmental policy on the domestic institutional framework in Ireland. It presents case studies to highlight the ... More


Afterword

Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Kenneth L. Sokoloff

in Financing Innovation in the United States, 1870 to the Present

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262122894
eISBN:
9780262277884
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262122894.003.0013
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This Afterword consolidates and summarizes the findings revealed by the studies and analyses undergone throughout the book. It concludes that innovation is even more important in today’s globalized ... More


Institutionalizing the Just War

Allen Buchanan

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780190878436
eISBN:
9780190878467
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190878436.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This book challenges traditional and contemporary just war theorizing, by taking seriously the role of social practices and institutions in decisions to go to war. It argues that which substantive ... More


Setting Priorities: The Development Plan

David R. Godschalk and Jonathan B. Howes

in The Dynamic Decade: Creating the Sustainable Campus for the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2001-2011

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9781469607252
eISBN:
9781469608280
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469607252.003.0004
Subject:
Education, History of Education

This chapter describes the July 3, 2001 Development Plan as an institutional innovation generated during the master planning process to replace the existing building-by-building review under Town ... More


Concluding Remarks

Taco Terpstra

in Trade in the Ancient Mediterranean: Private Order and Public Institutions

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780691172088
eISBN:
9780691189703
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691172088.003.0007
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This concluding chapter assesses the impact of Roman imperial rule on the impetus toward innovation. Although the political and economic unification of the Mediterranean reduced transaction costs, it ... More


Forms of Transitional Justice

Jeremy Webber

in Transitional Justice: NOMOS LI

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814794661
eISBN:
9780814725276
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814794661.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter focuses on the three forms of justice—the retrospective (backward-looking), the prospective (forward-looking), and the adjustment of contending legal and political orders. These forms ... More


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