The World Bank and Governance: A Decade of Reform and Reaction
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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The starting point of P - A models is the assumption that member states ( principals ) delegate authority to the 10 ( agent ) in the belief that the agent will act in the principal's interests . Such models are premised on the ...
It has many definitions and serves the purposes of plural interests ( Fowler , in Van Rooy 1997 ) . It has been the private ' side of civil society , perceived as more efficient than the state , which has attracted the neo - liberal ...
... is represented as fragmented by private interests ( otherwise referred to as corruption ) , and hence inept at representing the will of the people , whereas civil society is seen as the honest broker of “ the people's interests ' .
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