'Modern State Intervention in the Era of Globalisation is a thoughtful and well-researched assessment of the evolving role of the state in the contemporary world economy. This work is provocative because it goes against the predominant arguments in favor of a minimal state, as commonly asserted by neoclassical economics. Instead, Karagiannis and Madjd-Sadjadi think qoutside of the boxq and produce both theoretical arguments and evidence from important cases such as the EU, Singapore and Hong Kong to support the idea of a viable and continuing role for the qDevelopmental Stateq. The scholarship underlying this very readable book, which includes contemporary material as well as ancient economic thought, is truly impressive. Readers will be left with much to reconsider about the benefits of globalisation.' - Patrick James, University of Southern California, USIf these three values do not add up to the same result, the a#39;propera#39; amount that the civil authorities should provide will ... Neoclassical theory indicates substantial intervention by governments to correct externalities and restrain monopolies inanbsp;...
|Title||:||Modern State Intervention in the Era of Globalisation|
|Author||:||Nikolaos Karagiannis, Zagros Madjd-Sadjadi|
|Publisher||:||Edward Elgar Publishing - 2007|