Institutions and the Role of the State / Edition 1

Institutions and the Role of the State / Edition 1

by Leonardo Burlamaqui

ISBN-10: 1840643110

ISBN-13: 9781840643114

Pub. Date: 01/28/2000

Publisher: Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.

Product Details

Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.
Publication date:
New Horizons in Institutional and Evolution Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Figures and tables
Pt. 1Theoretical Perspectives on the Role of the State, Institutions and Conventions
1An institutionalist perspective on the role of the state: towards an institutionalist political economy3
2Evolutionary economics and the economic role of the state27
3Disorderly coordination: the limited capacities of states and markets53
4Conventions and institutions: rethinking problems of state reform, governance and policy73
5From micro to macro: the concept of emergence and the role of institutions103
Pt. 2Policy Perspectives
6National diversity and global capitalism129
7Gestalt shift: from 'miracle' to 'cronyism' in the Asian crisis149
8State reform in the 1990s: logic and control mechanisms175
9Blockage versus continuance in Brazilian industrialization221
10Central banking, democratic governance and political authority: the case of Brazil in a comparative perspective235
11Public administration in Central and Eastern Europe: considerations from the 'state science' approach267

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