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  • April 2017
  • ISBN: 978-0-393-60388-0
  • 576 pages
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International Political Economy

Perspectives on Global Power and Wealth

Sixth Edition

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Jeffry A. Frieden (Author, Harvard University), David A. Lake (Author, University of California, San Diego), J. Lawrence Broz (Author, University of California, San Diego)

 

With 70 percent new readings, the Sixth Edition of International Political Economy has been extensively updated to reflect changes in the scholarship and the global economy. This compact book brings together a flexible and provocative set of articles and excerpts on a broad range of topics, including the global economic crisis, international migration, and the ongoing challenges in the Eurozone. The text also provides clear introductions and headnotes to help students get the most out of each reading.

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The best-selling reader for international political economy courses, with 70 percent new readings

International Political Economy provides a flexible set of readings on a broad range of topics in IPE. In this major revision, Frieden, Lake, and Broz take full account of recent developments in IPE scholarship and in global economic events. The Sixth Edition includes new selections on current topics like the Eurozone crisis and the economic impact of migration, as well as seminal pieces that have shaped the field as it is understood today.  

Thorough introductions and headnotes

Each of the reader's eight parts begins with an introduction in which Frieden, Lake, and Broz provide helpful context and explain how the diverse perspectives presented in each part relate to one another. A headnote at the start of each reading highlights the selection's significance and focuses students on the main points they will come across as they read. 

Convenient, cost-effective format

With 32 substantial readings expertly edited by 3 highly respected scholars, International Political Economy offers an affordable alternative to monographs, unedited articles, and more narrowly focused readers—in a format that is convenient for both instructors and students.  

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    I CONTENDING PERSPECTIVES ON INTERNATIONAL POLITICAL ECONOMY
    1 Commerce and Coalitions: How Trade Affects Domestic Political Alignments
    RONALD ROGOWSKI
    2 The Political Economy of Adjustment and Rebalancing
    jeffry a. frieden
    3 State Power and the Structure of International Trade
    STEPHEN D. KRASNER
    4 International Institutions and Issue Linkage: Building Support for Agricultural Trade Liberalization
    Christina L. Davis

    II HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVES
    5 Free Trade: The Repeal of the Corn Laws
    CHERYL SCHONHARDT-BAILEY
    6 International Trade, Domestic Coalitions, and Liberty: Comparative Responses to the Crisis of 1873–1896
    PETER ALEXIS GOUREVITCH
    7 Root Causes: A Historical Approach to Assessing the Role of Institutions in Economic Development
    DARON ACEMOGLU
    8 The Institutional Roots of American Trade Policy: Politics, Coalitions, and International Trade
    MICHAEL BAILEY, JUDITH GOLDSTEIN, AND BARRY R. WEINGAST

     
    III FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT
    9 The Multinational Enterprise as an Economic Organization
    RICHARD E. CAVES
    10 Labor Markets and Demand for Foreign Direct Investment
    Sonal Pandya
    11 Bargaining over BITs, Arbitrating Awards: The Regime for Protection and Promotion of International Investment
    BETH a. SIMMONS
    12 Reversal of Fortunes: Democratic Institutions and Foreign Direct Investment Inflows to Developing Countries
    QUAN LI AND ADAM RESNICK

     
    IV MONEY AND FINANCE
    13 The Impossible Trinity (aka The Policy Trilemma)
    Joshua aizenman
    14 Globalization and Exchange Rate Policy
    JEFFRY A. FRIEDEN
    15 Borrowing, Boom, and Bust: The Capital Flow Cycle
    Menzie D. Chinn and Jeffry A. Frieden
    16 The Political Economy of the Euro Crisis
    Mark Copelovitch, Jeffry Frieden, and Stefanie walter
    17 Political System Transparency and Monetary Commitment Regimes
    J. Lawrence broz

    V TRADE
    18 The Political Economy of the Smoot-Hawley Tariff
    Barry Eichengreen
    19 Trade Policy, Economic Interests, and Party Politics in a Developing Country: The Political Economy of CAFTA‐DR
    Raymond Hicks, Helen V. Milner, and Dustin Tingley
    20 Who Wants to Globalize? Consumer Tastes and Labor Markets in a Theory of Trade Policy Beliefs
    ANDY BAKER
    21 Policymakers' Horizon and Trade Reforms: The Protectionist Effect of Elections
    Paola Conconi, Giovanni Facchini AND Maurizio Zanardi
    22 The World Trade Organization and the Future of Multilateralism
    Richard Baldwin

    VI MIGRATION
    23 Political Economy and Migration Policy
    GARY P. FREEMAN AND ALAN K. KESSLER
    24 Open Trade, Closed Borders: Immigration in the Era of Globalization
    MARGARET E. PETERS
    25 Do Interest Groups affect US Immigration Policy?
    Giovanni Facchini, Anna Maria Mayda, and Prachi Mishra

    VII ECONOMIES IN DEVELOPMENT
    26 Global Income Inequality in Numbers: In History and Now
    BRANKO MILANOVIC
    27 The Past, Present, and Future of Economic Growth
    DANI RODRIK
    28 History Lessons: Institutions, Factor Endowments, and Paths of Development in the New World
    KENNETH L. SOKOLOFF AND STANLEY L. ENGERMAN

     
    VIII CURRENT PROBLEMS IN INTERNATIONAL POLITICAL ECONOMY
    29 Globalization and the Environment
    JEFFREY A. FRANKEL
    30 The Fair Trade Challenge to Embedded Liberalism
    SEAN D. Ehrlich (non-economic interests)
    31 Cooperation and Discord in Global Climate Policy
    Robert o. keohane and david g. victor
    32 The Governance of International Finance
    JEFFRY A. FRIEDEN
    33 US versus Them: Mass Attitudes toward Offshore Outsourcing
    Edward D. Mansfield and Diana C. Mutz