Corporate Power and Globalization in US Foreign Policy by Ronald W. Cox

By Ronald W. Cox

More than a decade into the recent millennium, the fusion of company and nation strength is the fundamental defining characteristic people overseas coverage. This edited quantity severely examines the connection among enterprises and the U.S. country within the improvement of overseas rules concerning globalization.

Drawing jointly quite a lot of participants, this paintings explores the position of businesses in utilizing US international rules to develop the pursuits of transnational capital in a variety of contexts, including:

  • how US govt rules have contributed to the globalization of construction and finance

  • the ways that transnational agencies have stimulated the united states courting with China, an important linkage within the new period of transnational accumulation

  • how transnational company strength has formed capital-labour family, humanitarian intervention, structural adjustment rules, low-intensity democracy and the G20 summits

  • the "corporate centrism" of the Obama management, whose guidelines were in step with the becoming strength of transnational capital in US international policymaking

  • the politics and effects of the embedded courting among numerous sectors of the transnational capitalist category, worldwide associations and the united states country, together with the bounds and contradictions of this courting in the course of the ongoing capitalist crisis.

This paintings might be of serious curiosity to scholars and students of either US overseas coverage and overseas political financial system.

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