Research Handbook on Transnational Corporations

Author: Alice de Jonge,Roman Tomasic

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

ISBN: 1783476915

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Page: 424

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Transnational corporations (TNCs) have moved to the forefront of regulatory governance both within states and in the international arena. The Research Handbook on Transnational Corporations provides expert background commentary and up-to-date insights into regulatory frameworks impacting on TNCs at global, industry and national levels. Written by global experts in their field, this unique collection of essays provides in-depth understanding of how the forces of globalisation affect the world’s largest corporations, and how those corporations, in turn, shape globalisation.
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Research Handbook on Global Health Law

Author: Gian Luca Burci,Brigit Toebes

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

ISBN: 1785366548

Category: LAW

Page: 576

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The effect of Globalization on health has attracted the attention of scholars and policy makers across multiple disciplines. A key concern is the regulation of international health protection, and in particular the use of international health instruments and the complex interaction between international law and health considerations. For the first time, a group of law and policy scholars have analysed these issues, drawing on knowledge from their respective fields. The resulting book provides comprehensive coverage of contemporary issues in global health law and governance.
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Handbook on Global Constitutionalism

Author: Anthony F. Lang, Jr.,Antje Wiener

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

ISBN: 1783477350

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Page: 480

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This Handbook introduces scholars and students to the history, philosophy, and evidence of global constitutionalism. Contributors provide their insights from law, politics, international relations, philosophy, and history, drawing on diverse frameworks and empirical data sets. Across them all, however, is a recognition that the international order cannot be understood without an understanding of constitutional theory. The Handbook will define this field of inquiry for the next generation by bringing together some of the leading contemporary scholars.
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Research Handbook on Political Economy and Law

Author: Ugo Mattei,John D. Haskell,

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

ISBN: 1781005354

Category: Law

Page: 608

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Events such as the global financial crisis have helped reveal that the drivers and contours of governance on a national and international level remain a mystery in many respects. This is so despite the ever-increasing complexity and sophistication in the management and understanding of economic, legal and political spheres of global society. Set in this context, this timely Research Handbook is the first to explicitly address the constitutive relationship between law and political economy. With scholarly contributions from diverse disciplinary and geographic backgrounds, this authoritative book provides an expansive overview of the legal architecture of the global political economy. It covers, in three parts, topics surrounding money and markets, the relations of organization, and commodities, land and resources. Scholars and policymakers as well as undergraduate and postgraduate law students interested in the intersection of socio-political, economic, and legal dynamics of governance will find this book a thought-provoking and insightful resource.
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The Handbook of Global Media and Communication Policy

Author: Robin Mansell,Marc Raboy

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1444395424

Category: Social Science

Page: 600

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The Handbook of Global Media and Communication Policy offers insights into the boundaries of this field of study, assesses why it is important, who is affected, and with what political, economic, social and cultural consequences. Provides the most up to date and comprehensive collection of essays from top scholars in the field Includes contributions from western and eastern Europe, North and Central America, Africa and Asia Offers new conceptual frameworks and new methodologies for mapping the contours of emergent global media and communication policy Draws on theory and empirical research to offer multiple perspectives on the local, national, regional and global forums in which policy debate occurs
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Handbook on the Geopolitics of Business

Author: Joseph Mark S. Munoz

Publisher: Edward Elgar Pub

ISBN: 9780857939746

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 311

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'Global economic challenges and political upheavals underscore the importance of geopolitical understanding in the management of the contemporary corporation. Handbook on the Geopolitics of Business assembles a global cast of thought leaders in the geopolitical arena. the insights offered are highly valuable to students, corporate executives, entrepreneurs, government officials, and policy makers. This serves as a compass that would help you find your bearings in the complex world of international business.' - Ilan Alon, Rollins College, US
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