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Financial Accounting without a State *

Michael Power

in Accounting, Organizations, and Institutions: Essays in Honour of Anthony Hopwood

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199546350
eISBN:
9780191720048
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199546350.003.0015
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, Finance, Accounting, and Banking

This chapter argues that financial accounting has been frequently mischaracterized as a field of different national practices which have become increasingly and rapidly international in recent years. ... More


 Multinational Corporations versus the Nation‐State: Has Sovereignty Been Outsourced?

Stephen D. Cohen

in Multinational Corporations and Foreign Direct Investment: Avoiding Simplicity, Embracing Complexity

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2007
ISBN:
9780195179354
eISBN:
9780199783779
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195179354.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

The extent to which the proliferation and growth in size of MNCs has eroded the power of sovereign governments to govern nation-states is another issue causing an unbridgeable split between those ... More


Transnational Fundamental Rights: Horizontal Effect

Gunther Teubner

in Constitutional Fragments: Societal Constitutionalism and Globalization

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199644674
eISBN:
9780191738814
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199644674.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Public International Law

This chapter discusses the following: fundamental rights beyond the nation state, fundamental rights binding ‘private’ transnational actors, inclusionary effect of fundamental rights, exclusionary ... More


What Influences Monitors’ Assessments?

Judith G. Kelley

in Monitoring Democracy: When International Election Observation Works, and Why It Often Fails

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691152776
eISBN:
9781400842520
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691152776.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

This chapter analyzes some of the factors that may influence how organizations assess elections. Identifying such possible biases is necessary to assess the legitimacy of the monitoring process ... More


Manuel Sandoval Vallarta: The Rise and Fall of a Transnational Actor at the Crossroad of World War II Science Mobilization

Adriana Minor

in How Knowledge Moves: Writing the Transnational History of Science and Technology

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780226605852
eISBN:
9780226606040
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226606040.003.0009
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter reflects on the conditions that nourish or constrain transnationalism in science, through an analysis of the circumstances in which Manuel Sandoval Vallarta, a Mexican-born MIT physics ... More


Transnational Access to International Organizations, 1950–2010: Structural Factors and Critical Junctures

Theresa Squatrito, Thomas Sommerer, and Jonas Tweallberg

in Historical Institutionalism and International Relations: Explaining Institutional Development in World Politics

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198779629
eISBN:
9780191824678
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198779629.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The institutional designs of international organizations (IOs) are notoriously resistant to reform. Nevertheless, we have witnessed a dramatic transformation of international organizations, from ... More


The Gendered Politics of Securing Inclusive Development

Sohela Nazneen and Simeen Mahmud

in The Politics of Inclusive Development: Interrogating the Evidence

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780198722564
eISBN:
9780191789250
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198722564.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Political settlement frameworks are gender blind. This chapter interrogates this assertion by analysing selected country case studies of the gendered nature of political processes and identifying ... More


Conclusion

Andreas Dür and Gemma Mateo

in Insiders versus Outsiders: Interest Group Politics in Multilevel Europe

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198785651
eISBN:
9780191827501
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198785651.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This final chapter briefly summarizes the findings presented in the previous chapters. It then discusses five key implications of the book for the literature on interest groups and lobbying. ... More


Introduction: Another History of the Partition of China

Françoise Mengin

in Fragments of an Unfinished War: Taiwanese Entrepreneurs and the Partition of China

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780190264055
eISBN:
9780190492212
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190264055.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

After taking stock of the transgressive action committed by the Taishang when relocating their businesses to China, on the one hand, and of the coercive dimension of Beijing’s irredentist policy, on ... More


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