21 Nov 2019

Category: Politics & Government

Institutional Interplay: Biosafety and Trade
Business & Money

Institutional Interplay: Biosafety and Trade 

As national governments enter into an ever-increasing number of international agreements, they provoke questions of issue, jurisdiction, and membership overlap. Practitioners and analysts are particularly curious about how this hodgepodge of institutional agreements can affect the content, operation, performance, and effectiveness of a specific institution,…

The Payoff: Why Wall Street Always Wins
Americas

The Payoff: Why Wall Street Always Wins 

Lobbyist, White House Lawyer, and Senate Aide on the Power of America’s Plutocracy to Avoid Prosecution and Subvert Financial Reform Beginning in January 2009, THE PAYOFF lays bare Washington’s culture of power and plutocracy. It’s the story of the twenty-month struggle by Senator Ted Kaufman…

Making it work
Politics & Government

Making it work 

Recent government legislation requires local authorities to provide secure accommodation for unintentionally homeless 16- and 17-year-olds. Many local authority housing departments are therefore facing the challenge of how to adequately support this group of young people for the first time.Making it work outlines the debates…

Conflict, Complexity and Mathematical Social Science (Contributions to Conflict Management, Peace Economics and Development)
Politics & Government

Conflict, Complexity and Mathematical Social Science (Contributions to Conflict Management, Peace Economics and Development) 

“Conflict, Complexity and Mathematical Social Science” provides a foundational mathematical approach to the modelling of social conflict. The book illustrates how theory and evidence can be mathematically deepened and how investigations grounded in social choice theory can provide the evidence needed to inform social practice….