Post Tagged with: "global governance"

Opinion – Coronavirus and the Need for Global Governance

Opinion – Coronavirus and the Need for Global Governance

Dealing effectively with global crises such as the COVID-19 pandemic and the climate crisis requires global political institutions, and the moment is now.

Revisiting the United Nations and the Micro-State Problem

Revisiting the United Nations and the Micro-State Problem

The micro-state problem emerged in the late 1960s as many newly independent; decolonised micro-states applied to join the UN in order to confirm their sovereign status.

Diffusion Across International Organizations

Diffusion Across International Organizations

Growing organizational density in global governance and rising challenges from stakeholders push IOs to adopt similar institutional designs, policies, and norms.

Interview – Adrian Monck

Interview – Adrian Monck

Head of Communications and Media at the World Economic Forum, Adrian Monck, discusses his role, fake news, the media and trust, and he responds to critiques of the forum.

Interview – Jonna Nyman

Interview – Jonna Nyman

Jonna Nyman discusses the ‘energy security paradox’, energy securitisation, her fieldwork in China and current research that seeks to understand security beyond the West.

Developing Countries and UN Peacebuilding: Opportunities and Challenges

Developing Countries and UN Peacebuilding: Opportunities and Challenges

We must ask questions about how to reform historically rooted principles, norms, expectations, and understandings about how to achieve a sustainable peace in the international society.

Review – Global Governance and Transnationalizing Capitalist Hegemony

Review – Global Governance and Transnationalizing Capitalist Hegemony

Taylor’s convincing new book provides a sceptical account of the rise of emerging powers and demonstrates how they are unlikely to challenge the neoliberal world order.

Can the Liberal International Order Survive the ‘Age of Trump’?

Can the Liberal International Order Survive the ‘Age of Trump’?

Now is the time to find out if the liberal international order can indeed operate multilaterally with coalitions and importantly with and without the United States.

Review – The New Power Politics: Networks and Transnational Security Governance

Review – The New Power Politics: Networks and Transnational Security Governance

Through a balance of quantitative and qualitative methods this volume links formal network analysis with an innovative conception of power as a dynamic element.

Governing the Time of the World

Governing the Time of the World

Global time, principally Coordinated Universal Time (UTC), is the product of global governors operating in and through sociotechnical assemblages.

Review – G20 Governance for a Globalized World

Review – G20 Governance for a Globalized World

Although his critique of the UN is problematic, Kirton’s book remains an important contribution based on a solid foundation of political theory and empirical knowledge.

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