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US International Bailouts in the 1980s and 1990s

Daniel McDowell.

in Brother, Can You Spare a Billion?

January 2017; p ublished online December 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Political Economy; International Relations. 13846 words.

This chapter builds on the statistical analysis reported in chapter 5. While quantitative analysis is good at identifying the average relationship between variables across a broad sample of...

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Peru

Jonas B. Bunte.

in Raise the Debt

March 2019; p ublished online February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: International Relations; Political Economy. 7576 words.

A Consumer Coalition characterizes Peru. Labor and domestic Finance dominate the political landscape, while domestic Industry is relatively weak as a result of the economic crisis in the...

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Colombia

Jonas B. Bunte.

in Raise the Debt

March 2019; p ublished online February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: International Relations; Political Economy. 8378 words.

A Capital Coalition between Finance and Industry dominates the political landscape of Colombia, while Labor is comparatively marginalized. Both groups are alarmed by the prospect of...

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The Global Financial Crisis’s Silver Bullet

Jacqui True.

in Scandalous Economics

May 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: International Relations; Political Economy. 6759 words.

This chapter argues that a crisis of legitimacy in financial and economic institutions has opened the way for the embrace of women’s leadership and for practical initiatives aimed at...

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Water for Life

Madeline Baer.

in Stemming the Tide

October 2017; p ublished online August 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: International Relations; Political Economy. 10801 words.

Chapter 5 provides a case study of the human rights-based approach to water policy through an analysis of the Bolivian government’s attempts to implement the human right to water and...

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Leapfrogging in Genetic Technologies

Calestous Juma.

in The New Harvest

October 2015; p ublished online August 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Political Economy; International Relations. 6339 words.

The role of agricultural biotechnology—specifically, transgenic crops—is one of the most controversial themes in African agriculture. Much of the debate has been framed in political terms,...

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The Politics of International Trade

Mary Anne Madeira.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Politics

P ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: International Relations; Political Economy. 11706 words.

International trade and state efforts to liberalize or restrict trade generate very contentious politics. Trade creates winners and losers at the individual level, firm level, industry...

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The Domestic Politics of International Cooperation

Christina J. Schneider.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Politics

P ublished online May 2018 .

Article. Subjects: International Relations; Political Economy. 10452 words.

How does domestic politics affect international cooperation? Even though classic work on international relations already acknowledges the central role of domestic politics in international...

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Regional Integration Theory

Frank Schimmelfennig.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Politics

P ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: International Relations; Political Economy. 11564 words.

Regional integration theory seeks to explain the establishment and development of regional international organizations. Key questions are why and under which conditions states decide to...

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The BRICS and Collective Financial Statecraft

Cynthia Roberts, Leslie Armijo and Saori Katada.

December 2017; p ublished online October 2017 .

Book. Subjects: Political Economy; International Relations. 272 pages.

In the context of an ongoing global power shift, the largest emerging economies (China, Russia, India, Brazil) formed an exclusive and informal club called the BRICs. Subsequently joined by...

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WTO Judicial Interpretation

Gregory Shaffer and Joel P. Trachtman.

in The Oxford Handbook on The World Trade Organization

May 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Politics; International Relations; Political Economy. 11558 words.

Judicial interpretation implicates a range of interacting social decision-making processes, including domestic, regional, and international political, administrative, judicial, and market...

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The Role of the Business Sector in Global Health Politics

Kelley Lee and Julia Smith.

in The Oxford Handbook of Global Health Politics

P ublished online September 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Public Policy; International Relations; Political Economy. 10149 words.

The influence of for-profit businesses in collective action across countries to protect and promote population health dates from the first International Sanitary Conferences of the...

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Japan’s Foreign Economic Policies

Mireya Solís.

in The Oxford Handbook of the International Relations of Asia

October 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Politics; International Relations; Political Economy. 9020 words.

Japan’s foreign economic policies have changed dramatically in the 2010s: rebalancing of core policies (trade, investment, economic assistance); geographical redirection of trade and...

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Awkward Partners: NGOs And Social Movements At The WTO

Jens Steffek.

in The Oxford Handbook on The World Trade Organization

May 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Politics; International Relations; Political Economy. 9048 words.

This article analyses the role of non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and social movements in the World Trade Organization (WTO). After providing a theoretical overview that outlines the...

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The Trade Policy Review Mechanism

Sam Laird and Raymundo Valdés.

in The Oxford Handbook on The World Trade Organization

May 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Politics; International Relations; Political Economy. 10431 words.

The Trade Policy Review Mechanism (TPRM) is the main transparency instrument of the World Trade Organization (WTO), affording opportunities for a process of collective evaluation of the...

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Economic Diplomacy

Stephen Woolcock and Nicholas Bayne.

in The Oxford Handbook of Modern Diplomacy

March 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Politics; International Relations; Political Economy. 8082 words.

This article begins by discussing how economic diplomacy might be seen as a distinct component in diplomacy in general and how the approach to decision-making and negotiation on mainstream...

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Introduction

Amrita Narlikar, Martin Daunton and Robert M. Stern.

in The Oxford Handbook on The World Trade Organization

May 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Politics; International Relations; Political Economy. 11720 words.

Of all the international organizations and regimes that were negotiated at the end of World War II, at least in fulfilling their immediate mandate, few have had as successful a record as...

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Collective Agency, Systemic Consequences: Bargaining Coalitions in the WTO

Amrita Narlikar.

in The Oxford Handbook on The World Trade Organization

May 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Politics; International Relations; Political Economy. 10518 words.

The phenomenon of collective bargaining in the multilateral trade regime is not new; coalitions of developing countries go back to the days of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade....

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Proposals For WTO Reform: A Synthesis And Assessment

Bernard Hoekman.

in The Oxford Handbook on The World Trade Organization

May 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Politics; International Relations; Political Economy. 16121 words.

This article provides an overview of the modus operandi of the World Trade Organization (WTO) (for example, decision-making procedures, negotiating modalities, and dispute settlement), and...

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