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Author Pierre, J. (Jacques)

Title Globalization and governance / Jon Pierre
Published Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar Pub., [2013]
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Contents 1. Globalization and the state -- 2. Globalization and domestic governance -- 3. Still governing the economy? Economic governance -- 4. Cities and regions in a globalized world: inter-governmental relationships -- 5. Modernizing the state: administrative reform -- 6. Conclusions: domestic governance in a globalizing world
Summary Globalization raises important questions about the governing capacity of domestic institutions. In Globalization and Governance, Jon Pierre studies the impact of international norms and prescriptions on domestic governance in Japan, Sweden and the United States. The empirical analysis is focused on economic governance, administrative reform and intergovernmental relationships. Drawing on survey data, documents and interviews, the analysis finds that domestic institutions still intrinsically shape domestic governance. International norms towards deregulation and market-based administrative refo
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Corporate governance.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1299819540 (electronic bk.)
178254982X (electronic bk.)
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