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

By Ronald W. Cox

More than a decade into the hot millennium, the fusion of company and nation energy is the basic defining characteristic people overseas coverage. This edited quantity significantly examines the connection among companies and the USA country within the improvement of overseas rules relating to globalization.

Drawing jointly quite a lot of individuals, this paintings explores the function of companies in utilizing US international rules to increase the pursuits of transnational capital in quite a lot of contexts, including:

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

  • the ways that transnational companies have encouraged the USA courting with China, an important linkage within the new period of transnational accumulation

  • how transnational company energy 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 rules were in line with the turning out to be strength of transnational capital in US overseas policymaking

  • the politics and results of the embedded courting among a number of sectors of the transnational capitalist type, worldwide associations and the U.S. kingdom, together with the boundaries and contradictions of this dating in the course of the ongoing capitalist crisis.

This paintings can be of significant curiosity to scholars and students of either US international coverage and foreign political economic climate.

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