Global Instability

Uncertainty and new visions in political economy

ISBN: 978-94-010-3947-5 (Print) 978-94-010-0251-6 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-ix

  2. Global Instability: Uncertainty and New Visions in Political Economy

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      Pages 1-6

      Global Instability: Uncertainty and New Visions in Political Economy

  3. International Pressures

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 7-7

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      Pages 9-28

      When Labour and Investment Standards Almost Mattered: A Putative History Lesson in Trade Politics that Ought Not to Be Forgotten

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      Pages 29-41

      Monetary Instability: Are National Currencies Becoming Obsolete?

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      Pages 43-63

      Reducing Barriers to Investment: Is the NAFTA Investment Regime an Appropriate Model?

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      Pages 65-85

      Liberalizing “Trade in Services”: Ideas in International Political Economy

  4. Domestic Responses

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 87-87

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      Pages 89-105

      Local Industries in a Global Market: A Comparative Study of the Cape Breton and Queensland Coal Industries

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      Pages 107-127

      The Future of Industrial Policy in a WTO World

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      Pages 129-146

      Turning the Titanic? Policy Making After Neoliberalism

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      Pages 147-159

      Re-Invention and Transition of the Mexican State

  5. Alternatives (and the need for them)

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 161-161

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      Pages 163-180

      Democracy, Complexity and Non-Territorial Publics: The Case for Forest Trusts

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      Pages 181-199

      Old Wine in New Bottles? Civic Republicanism and the Challenges of the Global Era

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      Pages 201-218

      Dimensions of Globalization: Cultural and Institutional Novelties, Ethical Needs

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      Pages 219-231

      Quasi Democracy

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 233-237