Rising States, Rising Institutions: Challenges for Global Governance

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Overview

Even though no major war has intervened to reshape the architecture of the international order, the global financial crisis has accentuated the emergence of an enlarged global leadership. It is clear that change is afoot. The United States may be hanging on as the world's leading power, as the European Union remains an independent force in global politics, but a host of rising states-including China, India, and Brazil-clamor to be heard and take on bigger roles in world forums.

Rising States, Rising Institutions features a panel of distinguished scholars who examine the forces at work: Gregory Chin (York University), Daniel W. Drezner (Tufts University), Thomas Hale (Princeton University), Andrew Hurrell (Oxford University), G. John Ikenberry (Princeton University), John Kirton (University of Toronto), Flynt Leverett (New America Foundation), Steven E. Miller (Harvard University), Andrew Moravcsik (Princeton University), Amrita Narlikar (Cambridge University), and Anne-Marie Slaughter (U.S. State Department). Together they analyze different models of international cooperation, the states that have most actively challenged the existing order, and leading and emergent international institutions such as the G-20, the nascent regime for sovereign wealth funds, the International Atomic Energy Agency, and the entities organized to foster cooperation in the war on terror.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780815704225
  • Publisher: Brookings Institution Press and Centre for International Governance Innovation
  • Publication date: 4/14/2010
  • Pages: 318
  • Sales rank: 1,349,126
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Meet the Author

Alan S. Alexandroff is a senior fellow at the Centre for International Governance
Innovation (CIGI) in Waterloo, Ontario, and the research director of the Program on Conflict Management and Negotiation at the Munk Centre for International
Studies, University of Toronto.

Andrew F. Cooper is associate director and distinguished fellow at CIGI and professor of political science at the University of Waterloo. He is the author or editor of more than a dozen books on diplomacy and global governance.

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments vii

Introduction Andrew F. Cooper Alan S. Alexandroff 1

Great Powers and International Structure

1 The Three Faces of Liberal Internationalism G. John Ikenberry 17

2 Transgovernmental Networks and Emerging Powers Anne-Marie Slaughter Thomas Hale 48

3 Labels Matter: Interpreting Rising Powers through Acronyms Andrew F. Cooper 63

Rising States

4 China's Rising Institutional Influence Gregory Chin 83

5 Reforming Institutions, Unreformed India? Amrita Narlikar 105

6 Brazil: What Kind of Rising State in What Kind of Institutional Order? Andrew Hurrell 128

7 Europe: Rising Superpower in a Bipolar World Andrew Moravcsik 151

Rising Institutions

8 The "Great Recession" and the Emergence of the G-20 Leaders' Summit Alan S. Alexandroff John Kirton 177

9 The G-20 Finance Ministers: Network Governance John Kirton 196

10 BRIC by BRIC: The Emergent Regime for Sovereign Wealth Funds Daniel W. Drezner 218

11 Consuming Energy: Rising Powers, the International Energy Agency, and the Global Energy Architecture Flynt Leverett 240

12 The War on Terror and International Order: Strategic Choice and Global Governance Steven E. Miller 266

Conclusion Alan S. Alexandroff Andrew F. Cooper 294

Contributors 307

Index 311

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