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Global Political Economy

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The only introduction to Global Political Economy that lets students learn from the very top scholars in the field.

The fifth edition of this popular text offers a comprehensive introduction to global political economy, combining theory, history, and contemporary issues and debates. Renowned for its balance of empirical material and critical analysis, the expert authors introduce readers to the diversity of perspectives in GPE, and encourage students to unpack claims and challenge explanations.

This new edition features a rewritten chapter on the Global Trade Regimes and thorough updates throughout to reflect the rise of new actors and the role of developing economies in global governance.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 504 pages
  • 194 x 246 x 18mm | 844g
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 5th Revised edition
  • 0198737467
  • 9780198737469
  • 117,332

Table of contents

PART I THEORETICAL APPROACHES TO GLOBAL POLITICAL ECONOMY; PART II GLOBAL TRADE AND PRODUCTION; PART III GLOBAL FINANCE; PART IV GLOBALIZATION AND THE STATE; PART V DEVELOPMENT, EQUALITY, AND THE ENVIRONMENT
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'Ravenhill's Global Political Economy is extremely accessibile and the quality of the analysis is superb. Most importantly, though, it helps students to unpack big claims.' Dr Huw Macartney, University of Birmingham
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'Global Political Economy is balanced in its presentation of debates, and rigorous in its arguments, providing an excellent guide for students in understanding international political economy.' * Dr Kelly Gerard, University of Western Australia * 'This text just keeps getting better and better. The coverage is comprehensive, thoroughtly revised to keep up with contemporary developments, and the quality of the scholarship is uniformly high. Students of international political economy could not ask for a more enlightening introduction to the field.' * Professor Benjamin J. Cohen, University of California, Santa Barbara * 'Ravenhill's Global Political Economy is extremely accessibile and the quality of the analysis is superb. Most importantly, though, it helps students to unpack big claims.' * Dr Huw Macartney, University of Birmingham *
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About John Ravenhill

John Ravenhill is Director of the Balsillie School of International Affairs, and Professor of Political Science at the University of Waterloo, Canada.
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