International Political Economy

ISBN-10: 0312189699

ISBN-13: 9780312189693

Edition: 4th 2000 (Revised)

Authors: Jeffrey A. Frieden, David A. Lake

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A flexible and comprehensive introduction to international political economy, this best-selling reader has 31 essays by leading scholars on the most important topics in the field. The readings cover history and theory, as well as some of today's most pressing issues, such as globalization, the environment, and free trade. More than half the selections have been changed to reflect the most recent scholarship on each topic.
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List price: $199.95
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Wadsworth
Publication date: 8/13/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 496
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.298

Jeffry A. Frieden is professor of government at Harvard University. His books include "Lost Decades: The Making of America's Debt Crisis and the Long Recovery"; "World Politics: Interests, Interactions, Institutions"; "Global Capitalism: Its Fall and Rise in the Twentieth Century "(all Norton); and "Debt, Development, and Democracy: Modern Political Economy and Latin America, 1965-1985" (Princeton).

David A. Lake is Jerri-Ann and Gary E. Jacobs Professor of Social Sciences and Distinguished Professor of Political Science, University of California, San Diego.

About the Editors
Introduction: International Politics and International Economics
Contending Perspectives on International Political Economy
State Power and the Structure of International Trade
The Political Economy of the Smoot-Hawley Tariff
Institutions and Economic Growth: A Historical Introduction
States, Firms, and Diplomacy
Historical Perspectives
The Rise of Free Trade in Western Europe
International Trade, Domestic Coalitions, and Liberty: Comparative Responses to the Crisis of 1873-1896
International Investment and Colonial Control: A New Interpretation
British and American Hegemony Compared: Lessons for the Current Era of Decline
The Multinational Enterprise as an Economic Organization
Third World Governments and Multinational Corporations: Dynamics of Host's Bargaining Power
"A New Imperial System"? The Role of the Multinational Corporations Reconsidered
Strategic Trade and Investment Policies: Implications for the Study of International Political Economy
Money and Finance
The Domestic Politics of International Monetary Order: The Gold Standard
Hegemonic Stability Theories of the International Monetary System
The Triad and the Unholy Trinity: Problems of International Monetary Cooperation
Exchange Rate Politics
Emu: Why and How It Might Happen
The Obsolescence of Capital Controls? Economic Management in an Age of Global Markets
Protectionist Trade Policies: A Survey of Theory, Evidence, and Rationale
Commerce and Coalitions: How Trade Affects Domestic Political Alignments
The Political Economy of Trading States: Factor Specificity, Collective Action Problems, and Domestic Political Institutions
Are Your Wages Set in Beijing?
The Political Economy of Nontariff Barriers: A Cross-national Analysis
Explaining Business Support for Regional Trade Agreements
Economies in Development and Transition
International Development: Is It Possible?
Development: The Market Is Not Enough
Globalization and Inequality, Past and Present
Inflation and Stabilization
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