Globalization, Economic aspects.
Globalization, Political aspects.
Globalization, Social aspects.
International economic relations.
Introduction : bringing domestic institutions back in / Linda Weiss -- Disappearing taxes or the 'race to the middle'? Fiscal policy in the OECD / John Hobson -- Withering welfare? Globalisation, political economic institutions, and contemporary welfare states / Duane Swank -- Globalisation and social security expansion in East Asia / M. Ramesh -- France : a new 'capitalism of voice'? / Michael Loriaux -- The challenges of economic upgrading in liberalising Thailand / Richard Doner and Ansil Ramsay -- Building institutional capacity for China's new economic opening / Tianbiao Zhu -- New regimes, new capacities : the politics of telecommunications nationalisation and liberalisation / David Levi-Faur -- Ideas, institutions and interests in the shaping of telecommunications reform : Japan and the US / Mark Tilton -- Diverse paths towards 'the right institutions' : law, the state and economic reform in East Asia / Meredith Woo-Cumings -- Managing openness in India : the social construction of a globalist narrative / Jalal Alamgir -- Guiding globalisation in East Asia : new roles for old developmental states / Linda Weiss -- Governing global finance : financial derivatives, liberal states, and transformative capacity / William Coleman -- Is the state being 'transformed' by globalisation? / Linda Weiss
xiv, 364 p.