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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A Decade of Reform and Reaction Diane Stone, Christopher Wright. the proposals put forward by local actors and experts in the country . The second concerned how to engage in politically divisive governance reform without contradicting ...
... reform that complied with international standards ( van der Kloet 2002 ) . The experts presented the GOL with four reform options . Strategic reforms would be tied to socio - economic policy goals and affect the role of government and ...
... reform activities ( World Bank 1994 ; Farah 2002 ) . The World Bank loan brought not only US $ 20 million to support NARP , but also emphases that transcended financial assistance and involved ' the design of administrative reform ...
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