The World Bank and Governance: A Decade of Reform and Reaction
Diane Stone, Christopher Wright
Routledge, 2007 - 276 من الصفحات
This timely book offers the first critical examination of World Bank policy reforms and initiatives during the past decade.
The World Bank is viewed as one of the most powerful international organizations of our time. The authors critically analyze the influence of the institution’s policy and engagement during the past decade in a variety of issue areas, including human rights, domestic reform, and the environment.
The World Bank and Governancedelves into the bowels of the World Bank, exploring its organizational structure, professional culture and bureaucratic procedures, illustrating how these shape its engagement with an increasingly complex, diverse and challenging operational environment. The book includes chapters on two under-researched divisions of the World Bank: the International Finance Corporation and the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency. Several illuminating country studies are also included, analyzing the World Bank's activities in Argentina, Bolivia, Lebanon, Hungary and Vietnam.
This volume will be of great interest to students and scholars of international relations, development, politics and economics.
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... Argentina provides new grounds for a more profound discussion about the political implications of World Bank involvement in policy - making in developing countries , and the way its promotion of governance reforms affects the ...
... Argentina ' , Comparative Politics 30 , 423-42 . Manzetti , L. ( 2000 ) ' Keeping Accounts : A Case Study of Civic Initiatives and Campaign Finance Oversight in Argentina ' , Working Paper 248 , Baltimore : IRIS Center , University of ...
... Argentina's Turmoil : The Politics of Informality and the Roots of Economic Meltdown ' , Cambridge Review of International Affairs 15 ( 3 ) , 469–81 . Tuozzo , M. F. ( 2004 ) ' World Bank , Governance Reforms and Democracy in Argentina ...
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