Private Authority and International Affairs

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A. Claire Cutler, Virginia Haufler, Tony Porter
SUNY Press, 1999 - Business & Economics - 389 pages
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Contents

Private Authority and International Affairs
3
Ruling ThemselvesInterfirm Organizing in
29
Private and Public Management of International
53
The Standards Regime for Communication
97
Strategic Partnerships KnowledgeBased
129
Ruling OthersThe Effects of Private International
151
Political Risk
199
Multinational
223
Hegemony and the Private Governance
257
The Contours and Significance of Private Authority
333
List of Contributors
377
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About the author (1999)

A. Claire Cutler is Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Victoria, Canada. She is the coeditor (with Mark W. Zacher) of Canadian Foreign Policy and International Economic Regimes.

Virginia Haufler is Senior Associate at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and Associate Professor of Government and Politics at the University of Maryland. She is the author of Dangerous Commerce: Insurance and the Management of International Risk, and coeditor (with Karol Soltan and Eric Uslaner) of Institutions and Social Order.

Tony Porter is Associate Professor of Political Science at McMaster University and author of States, Markets, and Regimes in Global Finance.

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