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Creating a Global Political Party

Part I – Current Trends As we become more globalized, is it time that the citizens of the world created a worldwide political party? Such parties exist in Europe, for example, under the umbrella of the EU. There are loose associations between the European wide Christian Democratic parties, Socialist parties and Green Parties. But there […]

The Political Economy of the Cold War

Speaker: Professor Niall Ferguson Chair: Professor Arne Westad This event was recorded on 18 October 2010 in Old Theatre, Old Building At its heart the Cold War was a competition between two economic systems. Despite having in common a “military-industrial complex”, they were profoundly different in the degree of freedom they offered their citizens, the […]

paper topic for international political economy?

Question by mike: paper topic for international political economy? Any ideas for a topic for an international political economy class? Best answer: Answer by Double JohnsonInternational bankers want to control the world through money and play puppeteer. Know better? Leave your own answer in the comments!

Are the Republicans trying to hurt the economy for political reason ?

Question by Vesaversa1: Are the Republicans trying to hurt the economy for political reason ? Yesterday, ABC News leaked a confidential report from investment bank Goldman Sachs warning that the spending cuts proposed by the Republicans to take effect this year would slow the economy by 2 percent of Gross Domestic Product. It also found […]

Political Risks In International Trade

In the era of globalization and international trade, host countries may be facing rigid legislative, judiciary and governmental institutions, unfavourable to international operations from foreign firms. Moreover, dictatorships, bribery, corruption and unstable governments are, in many cases, substantial reasons for assessing the political risk involved in a firm’s launching onto a foreign country. Political changes […]

Political Equality – Marching vs Lobbying?

In Capitalist America everything seems to be “for sale,” but what about the Government? In 2006, according to The Center For Responsive Politics, corporations, labor unions, and other organizations spent .6 billion to”lobby” Congress and all other federal agencies. Who spent the most money trying to convince law makers to support their cause? Exxon Mobil, […]

Assessing Political Risks With Insurance

In the world dictated by global economy demand things are getting quite close and inter-related no matter where your business is. And unpleasant things like political instability, riots, wars and revolutions within one country can strongly influence the business in another part of the world. That’s why businesses working at the international market need political […]

Generate Online Political Technology Pros Degree For any Superior Future

Article by clarencebrown66 Following getting the bachelors diploma, men and women outside, hurry up of their professional everyday life which they barely obtain time to make their master’s diploma, during this approach that they both lose their particular on heading work, so that they’re able to improve his or her abilities to realize the richer […]

What does Political Economy & Development mean?

Question by Mikel: What does Political Economy & Development mean? Need to do this section for a presentation, but don’t really understand the meaning. Best answer: Answer by CaretakerI think you want to say Political & Economic Development. That means providing a stable government addressing civil issues while encouraging economic development to improve living standards. […]

what are the strenghts and limitations of the new international political economy?

Question by angelicuteface: what are the strenghts and limitations of the new international political economy? what are the strengths and limitations of the new international political economy? i need help… i need the strong points of ipe, and the limitation / criticism on the the new / current international political economy…thanks… Best answer: Answer by […]

Independent California Political Parties

Article by Bobby Scott ● With voter frustration in California at an all time high, citizens have begun to look at what else is out there other than the two mainstream California political parties. An independent California political party can offer something outside of the normal and outside the control of special interest groups. An […]

The Political Thermometer

Article by Mexico Report Political debate in Mexico is currently limited to the political parties since the citizens do not have much to comment on at the moment. After the July elections from which the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) emerged triumphant, particularly with respect to the state of Mexico, the upcoming political event is the […]

What is the difference between political policy and an economical policy ?

Question by Rgluva93: What is the difference between political policy and an economical policy ? United States foreign policy establishes as a primary goal the spread of democracy throughout the world. — is this more an economic or political policy? Best answer: Answer by obamasbropoliticians do not have a clue as to economical policy ! […]

The Political Economy of the Mass Media-from pdxjustice 2/8

Thanks to pdxjustice Media Production. For the full version visit: pdxjustice.org Credits Camera and Sound: Steve Braker–Worthwhile Films Rosemary Bodolay–Art Industry Editing: William Seaman– pdxjustice Media Productions Lecture by Noam Chomsky entitled “Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media.” at the Wisconsin Union Theater, on the University of Wisconsin campus in Madison, Wisconsin. […]

will the ongoing threat of terrorism affect the political economy?

Question by Digz: will the ongoing threat of terrorism affect the political economy? How will the ongoing threat of terrorism affect the political economy of the United States? Would the changes be harmful or positive? I have to write a discussion on this topic.. I need honest answers for reseach. Best answer: Answer by Your […]

The Public Sector, Our Grandkids, And Our Failed Political Class

An article by Mark Shields entitled, “The Public Sector And My Grandchildren,” appeared in the December 26, 2010 issue of the St. Petersburg Times. In the article, Mr. Shields tries to make the case that government at all levels has and will make sure that his grandchildren have a better life as a result of […]

The Political Economy of the Mass Media-from pdxjustice 1/8

Thanks to pdxjustice Media Production. For the full version visit: pdxjustice.org Credits Camera and Sound: Steve Braker–Worthwhile Films Rosemary Bodolay–Art Industry Editing: William Seaman– pdxjustice Media Productions Lecture by Noam Chomsky entitled “Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media.” at the Wisconsin Union Theater, on the University of Wisconsin campus in Madison, Wisconsin. […]

How would you compare China’s political economy to America’s?

Question by mister trev dog: How would you compare China’s political economy to America’s? in terms of govt regulation on the market, and what kind of market they attempt Best answer: Answer by Marvy Girlthanks to Bill Clinton they are the “new america” What do you think? Answer below!

My Journey in Political Economy – John Waterbury

“My Journey in Political Economy and Public Policy: Reflections from the Arab World and other Developing Countries”. John Waterbury, PhD, became the fourteenth president of AUB in January 1998. Before joining AUB, Waterbury was, for nearly twenty years, professor of politics and international affairs at Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs. […]

How serious is political risk for private equity in Africa

Article by Will Jimerson William Jimerson, founder and executive director of Musa Capital, was born in Mississippi in the United States, studied at MIT, and worked on Wall Street as a financial analyst, before forming Musa Capital with college friends from Harvard and Boston University. Believing their skills could make more of a difference […]

The Impact Of Political And Economic Unrest On International Business

Merrill DataSite invites you to an interactive webinar “Global Conflict Global Crisis: The Impact of Political and Economic Unrest on International Business” that will take place on April 28, 2011 at 10:00 A.M. EDT. Register now Earthquakes, tsunamis and flooding in Japan and Australia, civil unrest in Africa and the Middle East have roiled the […]

Assumptions of World System Approach And Their Relevance to Political Analysis

Marx and Lenin and their followers conceived the capitalist system in international terms. Robert Wuthnow developed this theme in an article entitled, “The Modern science and World System”, published in 1979 in the journal, Theory and Society. Wuthnow elaborated on the concept that developments in modern science and technology have ushered in a highly integrated […]