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Global Corporate Power (International Political Economy Yearbook)

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Published by Lynne Rienner Publishers .
Written in English

  • Multinationals,
  • Political economy,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Economic Conditions,
  • International - Economics,
  • Corporate & Business History - General,
  • Corporate governance,
  • International business enterprises

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages331
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12325058M
    ISBN 10158826436X
    ISBN 109781588264367

    Meet the New Corporate Power Brokers: Passive Investors Index-fund managers such as Vanguard often cast deciding shareholder votes on issues such . Product Information. Power, Policy and Profit investigates the many ways in which corporate actors attempt to influence political activities. Through the intensified globalization of markets, the restructuring of welfare services and the accumulation of private capital, opportunities for corporate influence in politics affairs are shown to have ng together eminent .

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This is not a polemical by: Global corporate power. [Christopher May;] -- Global Corporate Power book the diverse ways that corporations affect the practices and structure of the global political economy, this innovative work addresses three fundamental questions How can the corporation be.

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The book defines three aspects of this corporate power: instrumental power, or direct influence; structural power, or the broader influence corporations have over setting agendas and rules; and discursive, or communicative and persuasive, power.

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and constraints for the agenda- and rule-setting power of business. Chapter 6, then, addresses business’s exercise of power via the. use and shaping of ideas—its discursive power, which is the least. researched of the dimensions of business power in global : Doris Fuchs.

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Dense clusters of inter-corporate strategic control that contrast with the diffuse interlocks that facilitate class-wide hegemony.

For the most part, super-rich directors areFile Size: 6MB. To expand the conceptual aperture, this book presents and employs a taxonomy that alerts scholars to the different kinds of power that are present in world politics.

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In this book Stephen Wilks argues that governmental and corporate elites have transformed British politics to create a ‘new corporate state’ with similar patterns in the USA, in competitor economies – including China – and in global governance.

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