International Economic Institutions

Lisa L. Martin

in The Oxford Handbook of Political Institutions

Published in print June 2008 | ISBN: 9780199548460
Published online September 2009 | | DOI:

Series: Oxford Handbooks of Political Science

 International Economic Institutions

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This article focuses on international economic institutions, particularly on institutions that structure trade and financial relationships. It considers the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) and the World Trade Organization (WTO), regional trade organizations, and the Bretton Woods institutions. The article provides some background information on the study of institutions, generally in international relations. It also focuses on trade organizations and international financial institutions.

Keywords: international economic institutions; trade relationships; financial relationships; General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade; World Trade Organization; regional trade organizations; Bretton Woods institutions; trade organizations; international finance insti

Article.  8594 words. 

Subjects: Politics ; International Relations ; Comparative Politics

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