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Wilsonianism Resurgent? The Clinton Administration and the Promotion of Democracy

Michael Cox

in American Democracy Promotion: Impulses, Strategies, and Impacts

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199240975
eISBN:
9780191598999
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199240973.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Explores the many facets of democracy promotion as a grand foreign policy strategy during the Clinton administration. It argues that far from being a Wilsonian idealist, Clinton viewed democracy ... More


Can the Job Market for Economists be Improved?

Sarbartha Bandyopadhyay, Fedor Iskhakov, Terence Johnson, Soohyung Lee, David Mcarthur, John Rust, Joel Watson, and John Watson

in The Handbook of Market Design

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199570515
eISBN:
9780191765957
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199570515.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter describes the operation of the job market for PhD economists and an effort to improve the market's operation via the creation of the non-profit organization EconJobMarket.org (EJM), an ... More


Rational Choice Theory

John Dupré

in Human Nature and the Limits of Science

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199248063
eISBN:
9780191597367
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199248060.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

Develops a critique of important aspects of rational‐choice theory, parallel in part to the critique of evolutionary psychology. Whereas rational choice informs some potentially useful models of ... More


Inclusive Economies

John Kay

in The Business of Economics

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198292227
eISBN:
9780191596520
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198292228.003.0015
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This chapter contrasts two alternative philosophies that can provide the context for capitalism to exist. On the one end, the New Right holds that the most important social institution is private ... More


Comparative Competition Policy: National Institutions in a Global Market

G. Bruce Doern and Stephen Wilks (eds)

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198280620
eISBN:
9780191684371
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198280620.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This book studies competition policy, an area which has emerged as a vibrant and influential discipline within the study of economic policy and policy making. The victory of market economics means ... More


Conclusion

Thomas Borstelmann

in The 1970s: A New Global History from Civil Rights to Economic Inequality

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691141565
eISBN:
9781400839704
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691141565.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This concluding chapter gives a brief overview of the dominant contemporary American values of formal equality and free-market economics after the 1970s. It also considers the relationship between ... More


Erhard and the CDU

A. J. Nicholls

in Freedom with Responsibility: The Social Market Economy in Germany 1918-1963

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198208525
eISBN:
9780191678059
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198208525.003.0013
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter focuses on Erhard's economic policies as economic director of the Bizone and his alliance with the CDU. Erhard considered that a party like the CDU would obviously give the freedom and ... More


The Major Foundations, Latin American Studies, and Chile in the Cold War

Inderjeet Parmar

in Foundations of the American Century: The Ford, Carnegie, and Rockefeller Foundations in the Rise of American Power

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231146296
eISBN:
9780231517935
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231146296.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter explores the impact of the philanthrophic works of major foundations to Chile's economic ideology. With capitalistic economics as their underlying base, the Ford and Rockefeller ... More


A Coherent Concept of the Public Interest in Regulation

Mike Feintuck

in ‘The Public Interest’ in Regulation

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199269020
eISBN:
9780191699320
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199269020.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter seeks to establish an argument for the advisability, or even the necessity, of the adoption of a value-laden concept of public interest, and examines the content and purpose of such a ... More


Fin de millénaire French Fiction: The Aesthetics of Crisis

Ruth Cruickshank

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199571758
eISBN:
9780191721793
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199571758.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism, European Literature

The turn of the millennium in France coincided with a number of tangible crises and apocalyptic discourses, with the growth of the mass media and global market, further generating and manipulating ... More


Food and Nutrition Economics: Fundamentals for Health Sciences

George C. Davis and Elena L. Serrano

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780199379118
eISBN:
9780190876609
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199379118.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

At the heart of most food, nutrition, and health decisions and concerns is an economic issue. Consequently, understanding some basic economics is imperative to evaluate the likely effectiveness of ... More


Stock Market Swings and the Value of Innovation, 1908–1929

Tom Nicholas

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/9780262122894.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter explores the effect of stock market swings and the economics of financial markets. Using over twenty years of data prior to the Great Crash, the chapter takes a look at firm-level ... More


The new treason of the intellectuals: Can the University survive?

Thomas Docherty

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781526132741
eISBN:
9781526138965
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526132741.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

This book addresses the condition of the university today. There has been a fundamental betrayal of the institution by the political class, perverting it from its proper social and cultural ... More


Markets

Grigore Pop-Eleches and Joshua A. Tucker

in Communism's Shadow: Historical Legacies and Contemporary Political Attitudes

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691175591
eISBN:
9781400887828
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691175591.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter discusses the attitudinal imprint of communism on the second main ideological pillar that differentiated communist regimes form their Western rivals: support for market-based economic ... More


Sharing wealth, income and work

Bill Jordan

in Why the Third Way failed: Economics, morality and the origins of the 'Big Society'

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847426567
eISBN:
9781447304296
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847426567.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This chapter focuses on those arguments for a basic income that see it as a potential contribution to the rebalancing of economic activity between paid and unpaid work, and between production and ... More


The Limits of ‘Cosmopolitical Economy’: Smith, List, and the Paradox of Peace through Trade

Thomas Hopkins

in Paradoxes of Peace in Nineteenth Century Europe

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780198727996
eISBN:
9780191794292
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198727996.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, Legal History

This chapter focuses on the claim that the advance of the international division of labour has served, will serve, or perhaps should serve, to constrain military conflict between states. The ... More


The Liberal Party and the Economy, 1929-1964

Peter Sloman

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780198723509
eISBN:
9780191790287
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198723509.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Political History

This book explores the reception, generation, and use of economic ideas in the British Liberal Party between its electoral decline in the 1920s and 1930s and its post-war revival under Jo Grimond. ... More


Evangelicals and Global Poverty

in Evangelicals and American Foreign Policy

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199987634
eISBN:
9780199367818
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199987634.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The problem of global poverty can be approached either as a condition of unequal income distribution or as an inadequate level of economic production. Those who focus on distribution emphasize ... More


Conclusion:: Progressives, Distributists, and Neoliberals

Peter Sloman

in The Liberal Party and the Economy, 1929-1964

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780198723509
eISBN:
9780191790287
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198723509.003.0009
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Political History

The conclusion draws together the main arguments developed in the preceding chapters. It argues that the mid-twentieth-century Liberal Party was fragile but resilient, and suggests that the party’s ... More


Law as a Network Standard

Dan L. Burk

in The Global Flow of Information: Legal, Social, and Cultural Perspectives

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814748114
eISBN:
9780814749470
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814748114.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter discusses the possibilities and consequences of treating law like a commercial product governed by market economics and affected by phenomena such as Charles Tiebout's application of ... More


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