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Governing Globalization: Issues and Institutions

Deepak Nayyar

Abstract

It is now more than fifty years since the United Nations (UN) system and the Bretton Woods institutions were created. The world has changed since then, and so have its governance needs in terms of institutions and rules. It is time to think about the contours of institutions and governance that would meet the needs of the world economy, and also polity, at least for the first quarter of the 21st century. This book examines the subject in depth by situating it in the wider context of globalisation which has shaped development in the world economy, affected the living conditions of people, and c ... More

Keywords: United Nations, Bretton Woods, governance, institutions, world economy, globalisation, nation states, macroeconomic management, World Bank, transnational corporations

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2002 Print ISBN-13: 9780199254033
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199254033.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Deepak Nayyar, editor
Vice-Chancellor, University of Delhi