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    Rules Without Rights: Land, Labor and Private Authority in the Global Economy – Book Review

Rules Without Rights: Land, Labor and Private Authority in the Global Economy – Book Review

Rules Without Rights: Land, Labor and Private Authority in the Global Economy. Tim Bartley. Oxford University Press. 2018.

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Campaigners have long pushed for legally binding, transnational rules to prevent human rights violations and environmental damage in global supply chains. But they have struggled in vain. While trade agreements increasingly incorporate labour standards, they are rarely enforced. Even […]

The Politics of Inclusive Development – Book Review

The Politics of Inclusive Development: Policy, State Capacity and Coalition Building. Judith A. Teichman. Palgrave Macmillan. 2016.

The Politics of Inclusive Development: Interrogating the Evidence. Sam Hickey, Kunal Sen and Badru Bukenya (eds). Oxford University Press. 2015.

The age of ‘best practice’ is over. The time of politics has come. Rather than identify and rollout effective policies, we need to understand […]