This is the first book to comprehensively examine NGOs as institutional players in the formulation of public policy and the implementation of corporate strategy. The delicate balance between governments and the private sector in managing globalization and influencing broader societal interests is also explored.
Globalization has seismically shifted the relative balance of power between governments and corporations. The influence of NGOsnongovernmental organizationson business, government, and society has increased dramatically in recent years, yet their role in the process and outcome of the globalization debate calls for further examination. This is the first book to comprehensively examine NGOs as institutional players in the formulation of public policy and the implementation of corporate strategy. The delicate balance between governments and the private sector in managing globalization and influencing broader societal interests is also explored.
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Table of Contents
Foreword by Jone L. Pearce
Preface: Globalization and NGOs: Why Should We Care? by Jonathan P. Doh and Hildy Teegen
Nongovernmental Organizations, Corporate Strategy, and Public Policy: NGOs as Agents of Change by Jonathan P. Doh
Nongovernmental Organizations and Business-Government Relations: The Importance of Institutions by Gerald Keim
After Seattle: How NGOs Are Transforming the Global Trade and Finance Agenda by Jacqueline Deslauriers and Barbara Kotschwar
Coorperative Strategies in Environmental Nongovernmental Organizations by Jonathan P. Doh, William E. Newburry, and Hildy Teegen
Prospects for NGO Collaboration with Multinational Enterprises by A. Rani Parker
Business-Government-NGO Bargaining in International, Multilateral Clean Development Mechanism Projects in the Wake of Kyoto by Hildy Teegen
Corporate Strategy, Government Regulatory Policy and NGO Activism: The Case of Genetically Modified Crops by Edward Soule
From Boycotts to Global Partnership: NGOs, the Private Sector, and the Struggle to Protect the World's Forest by Joseph Domask
Corporate Social Resposibility and NGOs: Observations from a Global Power Company by Gregory Adams
Conclusion: Globalization and the Future of NGO Influence by Hildy Teegen and Jonathan P. Doh