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Public–Private Sector Relationships, Capture, and Governance Quality

Klaus J. Brosamle

in Governance Challenges and Innovations: Financial and Fiscal Governance

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199674930
eISBN:
9780191753046
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199674930.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The chapter argues that a country's governance quality depends, among other things, on public-private sector relationships and the influence exerted through them. It discusses evidence suggesting ... More


Door Logic, or, the Materiality of the Symbolic: From Cultural Techniques to Cybernetic Machines

Bernhard Siegert

in Cultural Techniques: Grids, Filters, Doors, and Other Articulations of the Real

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780823263752
eISBN:
9780823268962
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823263752.003.0011
Subject:
Information Science, Communications

Doors are architectural media that function as cultural techniques because they operate the primordial difference of architecture—that between inside and outside—and at the same time reflect this ... More


The Revolving Door

Louçã Francisco and Ash Michael

in Shadow Networks: Financial Disorder and the System that Caused Crisis

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780198828211
eISBN:
9780191866883
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198828211.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics, Financial Economics

Chapter 8 uses original research and media accounts to examine how the neoliberal project diffuses into public and private institutions through networks of education, employment, and influence. Power ... More


Is the Political Class Corrupt?

Ron Formisano

in American Oligarchy: The Permanent Political Class

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780252041273
eISBN:
9780252099878
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041273.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

Is the political class corrupt or decent and just “well dressed”? Among the public, the perception of corruption persists.


The Revolving Door in International Investment Arbitration

Malcolm Langford, Daniel Behn, and Runar Lie

in The Judicialization of International Law: A Mixed Blessing?

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780198816423
eISBN:
9780191853685
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198816423.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

It is often claimed that international investment arbitration is marked by a revolving door: individuals act sequentially and even simultaneously as arbitrator, legal counsel, expert witness or ... More


Negotiating Science, Politicizing Science

Alissa Cordner

in Toxic Safety: "Flame Retardants, Chemical Controversies, and Environmental Health"

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780231171465
eISBN:
9780231541381
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231171465.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Science, Technology and Environment

Chapter 5 shows that science-based decisions, ranging from the development of new chemical products by chemical manufacturers to chemical assessments at EPA, involve social acts of negotiation ... More


Many Facets of Corruption

Mukul Majumdar and Seung Han Yoo

in Emerging Issues in Economic Development: A Contemporary Theoretical Perspective

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780198099062
eISBN:
9780199084982
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198099062.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Corruption is endemic in the Indian subcontinent, and has provoked public outrage. This chapter reviews two game-theoretic models that focus on petty corruption and influence peddling through ... More


Capital Flight from Africa: Measurement and Drivers

Léonce Ndikumana, James K. Boyce, and Ameth Saloum Ndiaye

in Capital Flight from Africa: Causes, Effects, and Policy Issues

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780198718550
eISBN:
9780191788000
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198718550.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter describes the methodologies used to measure capital flight and presents updated estimates of its magnitude for 39 African countries over the period 1970–2010. It gives a global context ... More


Conclusions: Prospects for untangling the addictions web of influence

David Miller, Claire Harkins, Matthias Schlögl, and Brendan Montague

in Impact of Market Forces on Addictive Substances and Behaviours: The web of influence of addictive industries

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198753261
eISBN:
9780191814884
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198753261.003.0011
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This book suggests the need to rethink our understanding corporate power in relation to public health. The most important finding has been the sheer variety and extent of corporate engagements in ... More


Capital Flight from Africa: Causes, Effects, and Policy Issues

S. Ibi Ajayi and Léonce Ndikumana (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780198718550
eISBN:
9780191788000
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198718550.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The book provides a thematic analysis of capital flight from Africa, covering economic and institutional aspects, as well as domestic and global dimensions. It is organized in four parts. The first ... More


Introduction: Scale, Causes, and Effects of Capital Flight from Africa

S. Ibi Ajayi and Léonce Ndikumana (eds)

in Capital Flight from Africa: Causes, Effects, and Policy Issues

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780198718550
eISBN:
9780191788000
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198718550.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The introductory chapter presents the rationale for the book and an overview of the content of the other chapters.


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