Does economic governance matter?: Governance institutions and outcomes
Ugur, Mehmet and Sunderland, David (Eds.) (2011) Does economic governance matter?: Governance institutions and outcomes. New Directions in Modern Economics . Edward Elgar Publishing Limited, Cheltenham, UK. ISBN 978-0-85793-176-4 (hbk), 978-0-85793-177-1 (ebk)Full text not available from this repository.
[Publisher's description] Economic governance institutions (rules, norms and enforcement practices) define the cost and incentive structures that influence the decisions of economic actors. They therefore have a significant impact on micro and macro economic performance across countries and time. This book contributes to the growing governance literature in three ways. Firstly, it extends the analysis to new areas such as power asymmetry, regulation, transnational company strategies, and law enforcement. Secondly, it examines the role of three types of institutions: formal institutions that shape and enforce the rules/norms codified in law; private-ordering institutions that function under the umbrella of the State; and private institutions (such as market rules/norms) that provide information and encourage compliance. Finally, the book extends and widens the governance debate, investigating topics such as the determinants of institutional quality and efficiency, and the dynamic interaction between institutional norms and networks.
|Item Type:||Edited Book|
|Additional Information:|| As well as co-editing the collection, authors also contributed introductory chapter - Ugur, Mehmet and Sunderland, David (2011) Does economic governance matter? New contributions to the debate. In: Does economic governance matter?: Governance institutions and outcomes. New Directions in Modern Economics . Edward Elgar Publishing Limited, Cheltenham, UK, pp. 1-29. ISBN 978-0-85793-176-4 (hbk), 978-0-85793-177-1 (ebk) (see - http://gala.gre.ac.uk/6959/).|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||corporate governance, governance, networks, economics, power asymmetry, investment, economic governance and foreign aid, economic governance and regulation|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory|
|School / Department / Research Groups:||School of Business|
School of Business > Department of International Business & Economics
|Last Modified:||17 Nov 2011 15:31|
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