Encyclopedia of the global economy : a guide for students and researchers / David E. O'Connor

Author(s): O'Connor, David E. (David Edward)
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Subjects: International economic relations--Encyclopedias
Globalization--Economic aspects--Encyclopedias
Economic history--Encyclopedias
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2006
LC Classification: H, HF
Physical Description: 2 v. : ill. ; 27 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2005025481
ISBN: 0313335842 (set : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0313335850 (v. 1) : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0313335869 (v. 2) : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: v. 1. List of entries -- Guide to related topics -- Figures and tables -- Author's note -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Common abbreviations -- Timeline of key events in the global economy, 1776-2009 -- The encyclopedia -- Glossary of selected terms -- Key global economy Web sites -- Selected bibliography -- Index
Contents: v. 2. Author's note -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Common abbreviations -- Timeline of key events in the global economy, 1776-2009 -- Primary documents -- A note about the documents -- List of primary documents -- Population -- Poverty reduction -- Economic growth and sustainable development -- International trade -- Regional integration in the global trading system -- Foreign direct investment and corporate social responsibility -- Global labor markets and labor rights -- The environment and sustainable development -- Consumer rights and sustainable consumption -- Quality of life and economic justice -- Statistical tables -- A note about the statistical tables -- List of statistical tables -- Population -- Global output -- Advanced economies -- Least developed countries (LDCs) -- Income distribution, poverty, and external debt -- Quality of life and social indicators -- Transnational corporations and foreign direct investment -- International trade -- Regional development banks -- Global energy consumption and production -- Global competitiveness and freedom -- Glossary of selected terms -- Key global economy Web sites -- Selected bibliography -- Index
OCLC Number: 61461619
ISBN/ISSN: 0313335842
0313335850
0313335869