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Read online Global Capital and National Governments.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Global Capital and National Governments This book examines the degree to which international financial markets affect governments policy choices It provides empirical evidence as to whether financial globalization creates pressures on governments of developed and developing nations to pursue similar policies and to reduce spending on social policies The book suggests that financial globalization does not lead to a race to the bottom among governments especially in developed nations It deploys several types of evidence the most unique are interviews and surveys of investment fund managers It also compares contemporary government financial market relations to those prior to World War I by Layna Mosley

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Global Capital and National Governments
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No description available, This book examines the degree to which international financial markets affect governments policy choices It provides empirical evidence as to whether financial globalization creates pressures on governments of developed and developing nations to pursue similar policies and to reduce spending on social policies The book suggests that financial globalization does not lead to a race to the bottom among governments especially in developed nations It deploys several types of evidence the most unique are interviews and surveys of investment fund managers It also compares contemporary government financial market relations to those prior to World War I, Labor Rights and Multinational Production investigates the relationship between workers rights and multinational production Mosley argues that some types of multinational production embodied in directly owned foreign investment positively affect labor rights But other types of international production particularly subcontracting can engender competitive races to the bottom in labor rights To test these claims Mosley presents newly generated measures of collective labor rights covering a wide range of low and middle income nations for the period This book suggests that the consequences of economic openness for developing countries are highly dependent on foreign firms modes of entry and more generally on the precise way in which each developing country engages the global economy The book contributes to academic literature in comparative and international political economy and to public policy debates regarding the effects of globalization, Interviews are a frequent and important part of empirical research in political science but graduate programs rarely offer discipline specific training in selecting interviewees conducting interviews and using the data thus collected em Interview Research in Political Science em addresses this vital need offering hard won advice for both graduate students and faculty members The contributors to this book have worked in a variety of field locations and settings and have interviewed a wide array of informants from government officials to members of rebel movements and victims of wartime violence from lobbyists and corporate executives to workers and trade unionists br br The authors encourage scholars from all subfields of political science to use interviews in their research and they provide a set of lessons and tools for doing so The book addresses how to construct a sample of interviewees how to collect and report interview data and how to address ethical considerations and the Institutional Review Board process Other chapters discuss how to link interview based evidence with causal claims how to use proxy interviews or an interpreter to improve access and how to structure interview questions A useful appendix contains examples of consent documents semistructured interview prompts and interview protocols br br strong Contributors strong Frank R Baumgartner The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Matthew N Beckmann University of California Irvine Jeffrey M Berry Tufts University Erik Bleich Middlebury College Sarah M Brooks The Ohio State University Melani Cammett Brown University Lee Ann Fujii University of Toronto Mary Gallagher University of Michigan Richard L Hall University of Michigan Marie Hojnacki Pennsylvania State University David C Kimball University of Missouri St Louis Beth L Leech Rutgers the State University of New Jersey Julia F Lynch University of Pennsylvania Cathie Jo Martin Boston University Lauren Maclean Indiana University Layna Mosley The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Robert Pekkanen University of Washington William Reno Northwestern University Reuel R Rogers Northwestern University