Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, 2011.
xi, 569 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Globalisation: introduction and overview / Jonathan Michie The future of globalisation / Paul Hirst and Grahame Thompson Financial globalization? History, conditions and prospects / Grahame Thompson The scope and implications of globalisation / Jonathan Perraton Measures of globalisation and their misinterpretation / Bob Sutcliffe and Andrew Glyn Innovation and globalisation: a systems of innovation perspective / Jeremy Howells The international debt crisis / Gary Dymski National inequality in the era of globalisation: what do recent data tell us? / José Gabriel Palma The role of transnational corporations in the globalisation process / Grazia Ietto-Gillies The role and control of multinational corporations of the world economy / Gerald Epstein Foreign direct investment and development from a gender perspective / Elissa Braunstein The minimum wage in a global context / Peter Brosnan Globalisation, labour standards and economic development / Ajit SIngh and Ann Zammit Global labor standards: their impact and implementation / James Heinz Productivity and competition from a global point of view / Joseph Plasmans European integration and the 'euro project' / Philip Arestis and Malcolm Sawyer The North American Free Trade Agreement: context, structure and performance / Jim Stanford The low road to competitive failure: immigrant labour and emigrant jobs in the US / Charles Craypo and Frank Wilkinson Governance in a globalised world / Richard Woodward Global governance / Mathias Koenig-Archibugi The political economy of the third way: the relationship between globalisation and national economic policy / Simon Lee The WTO and its GATS / Scott Sinclair The International Monetary Fund and the World Bank / John Toye A new 'Bretton Woods' system? / Mića Panić Kicking away the ladder : globalisation and economic development in historical perspective / Ha-Joon Chang Time to replace globalisation with localisation / Colin Hines Free trade or social tariffs? / George DeMartino Global inequality and the global financial crisis: the new transmission mechanism / Photis Lysandrou The great crash of 2008 and the reform of economics / Geoffrey M. Hodgson.
Previous ed.: 2003.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
K3823 .H36 2011
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