The Global Economy: Contemporary Debates / Edition 1

Paperback (Print)
Buy Used
Buy Used from BN.com
$66.60
(Save 25%)
Item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging.
Condition: Used – Good details
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $1.99
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 97%)
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (18) from $1.99   
  • New (3) from $47.88   
  • Used (15) from $1.99   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$47.88
Seller since 2007

Feedback rating:

(543)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

New
2004-11-14 Paperback New Paperback. You are buying a Book in NEW condition with very light shelf wear. Buy it Now! ! !

Ships from: Wilmington, NC

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$82.07
Seller since 2007

Feedback rating:

(23160)

Condition: New
BRAND NEW

Ships from: Avenel, NJ

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
$124.89
Seller since 2013

Feedback rating:

(2)

Condition: New
New

Ships from: San Diego, CA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by

Overview

The Global Economy: Contemporary Debates introduces students to contemporary issues in the global economy by presenting a series of provocative articles written by prominent voices.

This innovative text examines attempts to shape opinion and influence public policy rather than simply surveying academic literature or promoting a theoretical argument.

There is no other text quite like this on the market—most texts discuss theoretical aspects while Oatley challenges students to take a perspective. This debate-style approach encourages students to think actively and develop a point of view.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780321243775
  • Publisher: Pearson
  • Publication date: 11/4/2004
  • Series: MySearchLab Series 15% off Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 464
  • Product dimensions: 5.98 (w) x 9.05 (h) x 1.02 (d)

Table of Contents

I. THE ECONOMIC IMPACT OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE.

1. Issue: Trade and Jobs in the United States.

Robert E. Scott. 2002. “Fast Track to Lost Jobs,” Economic Policy Institute Briefing Paper.

Douglas A. Irwin. 2002. “The Employment Rationale for Trade Protection,” in Free Trade Under Fire (Princeton: Princeton University Press), pages 70-90.

2. Issue: Mexico and the North American Free Trade Agreement.

John Cavanagh, Sarah Anderson, Jaime Serra, and Enrique Espinosa. 2002. “Happily Ever NAFTA?” Foreign Policy (September/October): 58-65.

3. Issue: Trade and Economic Development.

David Dollar and Art Kraay. 2002. “Spreading the Wealth,” Foreign Affairs (January/February): 120-133.

Dani Rodrik. 2001. “Trading in Illusions,” Foreign Policy (March/April).

II. THE WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION.

4. Issue: The Doha Round.

“The Doha Round: The WTO Under Fire,” The Economist. (September 20, 2003) Vol. 368 Issue 8342 pages 26-28.

Jagdish Bhagwati. 2004 “Don't Cry for Cancún,” Foreign Affairs 83 (Jan/Feb): 52-63.

5. Issue: The World Trade Organization and the Environment.

Michael M. Weinstein and Steve Charnovitz. 2001. “The Greening of the WTO,” Foreign Affairs 80 (November/December): 147-156.

Lori Wallach and Michell Sforza. 1999. “The WTOs Environmental Impact,” from Whose Trade Organization? Corporate Globalization and the Erosion of Democracy. Washington, D.C.: Public Citizen.

6. Issue: The World Trade Organization and Political Legitimacy.

Daniel C. Esty. 2002. “The World Trade Organizations Legitimacy Crisis,” World Trade Review 1 (1): 7-22.

David Henderson. 2002. “WTO 2002: Imaginary Crisis, Real Problems,” World Trade Review 1 (3): 277-296.

7. Issue: Regionalism and Multilateralism in American Trade Policy.

Ambassador Robert B. Zoellick. 2003. “Unleashing the Trade Winds: A Building-block Approach,” U.S. Foreign Policy Agenda: An Electronic Journal of the U.S. Department of State 8 (August): 16-20. http://usinfo.state.gov/journals/itps/0803/ijpe/pj81zoellick.htm

Bernard K Gordon. 2003. “A High-Risk Trade Policy,” Foreign Affairs 82 (Jul/Aug): 105-118.

III. MULTINATIONAL CORPORATIONS IN THE GLOBAL ECONOMY.

8. Issue: Multinational Corporations and the Race to the Bottom.

Debora Spar and David Yoffie. 1999. “Multinational Enterprises and the Prospects for Justice,” Journal of International Affairs, 52 (Spring): 557-81.

Daniel W. Drezner. 2000. “Bottom Feeders,” Foreign Policy (November/December): 64-70.

9. Issue: Global Production and Sweatshops.

.

Paul Krugman. 1997. “In Praise of Cheap Labor: Bad Jobs at Bad Wages are Better than No Jobs at All,” Slate March 27.

John Miller. 2003. “Why Economists Are Wrong About Sweatshops and the Anti-Sweatshop Movement,” Challenge 46 (January/February): 93-122.

10. Issue: Regulating Multinational Corporations.

Gary Gereffi, Ronie Garcia-Johnson, and Erika Sasser. 2001. “The NGO-Industrial Complex,” Foreign Policy 125 (July/August): 56-65.

Daniel Litvin. 2003. “Needed: A Global Business Code of Conduct,” Foreign Policy - 139 (November/December).

IV. EXCHANGE RATES.

11. Issue: Strong Dollar or Weak Dollar?

Lawrence Lindsey. 2001. “In the Dollar We Trust,” International Economy 15 (March/April): 6-9, 52.

C. Fred Bergsten. 2001. “Strong Dollar, Weak Dollar,” International Economy 15 (July/August): 8-10, 40-41.

12. Issue: The Dollar versus the Euro?

Patricia S. Pollard. 2001. “The Creation of the Euro and the Role of the Dollar in International Markets,” Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Review 83 (September/October): 17-36.

C. Fred Bergsten. 1997. “The Dollar and the Euro,” Foreign Affairs 76 (July/August): 83-95.

13. Issue: Developing Countries and Dollarization.

Ricardo Hausmann. 1999. “Should There Be 5 Currencies or 105?” Foreign Policy (Fall): 65-79.

Jeffrey Sachs and Felipe Larrain. 1999. “Why Dollarization is More Straightjacket Than Salvation,” Foreign Policy (Fall): 80-92.

V. DEVELOPING COUNTRIES AND CAPITAL FLOWS.

14. Issue: Developing Countries and Capital Flows.

Jagdish Bhagwati. 1998. “A Capital Myth,” Foreign Affairs 77 (May/June): 7-12.

Sebastian Edwards. 1999. “A Capital Idea,” Foreign Affairs 78 (May/June): 18-22.

15. Issue: The International Monetary Fund.

Joseph Stiglitz. 2000. “What I Learned at the World Economic Crisis,” The New Republic April 17.

Kenneth Rogoff. 2003. “The IMF Strikes Back,” Foreign Policy (January/February): 38-46.

16. Issue: Debt Relief.

Jeffrey D. Sachs 2002. “Resolving the Debt Crisis of Low-Income Countries,” Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, 1: 1-28.

William Easterly. 2002. “Forgive Us Our Debts,” in The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics (Cambridge: MIT Press), pages 123-137.

17. Issue: Foreign Aid.

David Dollar. 2003. “Eyes Wide Open: On the Targeted Use of Foreign Aid,” Harvard International Review 25 (Spring): 48-52.

William Easterly. 2002. “The Cartel of Good Intentions,” Foreign Policy (July/August): 40-44.

VI. GLOBALIZATION.

18. Issue: Globalization: Why Now, and What Impact?

Robert J. Dunn Jr.. 2001. “Has the U.S. Economy Really Been Globalized?” The Washington Quarterly (Winter): 53-64.

Jeffrey D. Sachs. 2000. “The Geography of Economic Development,” Naval War College Review Autumn 2000:93105.

19. Issue: Globalization and Governance.

Robert Wright. 2000. “Continental Drift,” New Republic 222 (January 17): 18-23.

Martin Wolf. 2001. “Will the Nation-State Survive Globalization?” Foreign Affairs 80 (Jan/Feb): 178-190.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)