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Author Molle, Willem.

Title Global economic institutions / Willem Molle
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 319 pages) : illustrations
Series Routledge studies in the modern world economy ; 39
Routledge studies in the modern world economy ; 39
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of figures; List of tables; List of boxes; Acknowledgements and invitation; Introduction; The problem: globalization and its effects; The dynamics of globalization; Coping with the effects of globalization; The solution: international institutions; The provision of global public goods; Types of institutions and their dynamics; Main organizations; Solving problems in practice: the global regimes approach; Trade in goods and services; Finance; Environment; Transport and telecommunications; Evaluation; Complementing the system; Evaluation and outlook; Notes
Summary This book explains how global public goods should be defined, how global economic institutions work, and looks at the effect major organizations such as WTO, IMF, etc. have on finance, the environment and transport
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 296-310) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject International Monetary Fund.
United Nations Environment Programme.
World Trade Organization.
Financial institutions, International -- Evaluation.
Globalization -- Economic aspects.
Globalization -- Environmental aspects.
International agencies -- Evaluation.
International organization -- Evaluation.
International trade agencies -- Evaluation.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2003046541
ISBN 0203356608 (electronic bk.)
9780203356609 (electronic bk.)