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The Importance of Voting in International Organizations: Simulating the Case of the European Union.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Studies Perspectives. Feb2004, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p40-49. 10p.

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Abstract: Simulations can have many advantages over the standard lecture format. This is particularly true with respect to topics that are not as exciting as, say, a major international crisis. The single-class session simulation described in this article takes ...

Beyond Institutional Design: Explaining the Performance of International Organizations

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): International Organization; 2017, Vol. 71 Issue: 2 p245-280, 36p

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Abstract: AbstractInternational organizations (IOs) have long been a central focus of scholarship in international relations, yet we know remarkably little about their performance. This article offers an explanation for differences in the performance of IOs and ...

Why International Organizations Should Bring Basic Needs Back in.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Studies Perspectives. May2009, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p129-150. 22p. 1 Chart, 2 Graphs.

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Abstract: An important milestone in the development debate is the recognition of poverty as a multidimensional phenomenon via the capabilities approach. However, a challenge remains in that many governments in less-developed countries continue to avoid prioritiz...

Calling in the Heavyweights: Why the World Bank Established the Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition, and What It Might Achieve.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Studies Perspectives; May2021, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p201-217, 17p, 1 Chart

Abstract: Copyright of International Studies Perspectives is the property of Oxford University Press / USA and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, ...

The Unintended Consequences of Information Provision: The World Health Organization and Border Restrictions during COVID-19.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International studies perspectives [Int Stud Perspect] 2022 Sep 21; Vol. 24 (1), pp. 39-66. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 21 (Print Publication: 2023).

Abstract: Why do some international agreements fail to achieve their goals? Rather than states' engaging in cheap talk, evasion, or shallow commitments, the World Health Organization's (WHO) International Health Regulations (IHR)-the agreement governing states' ...

Explaining the Transnational Design of International Organizations

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): International Organization; 2014, Vol. 68 Issue: 4 p741-774, 34p

Abstract: AbstractPast decades have witnessed a shift in international cooperation toward growing involvement of transnational actors (TNAs), such as nongovernmental organizations, multinational corporations, and philanthropic foundations. This article offers a ...

International Organizations as Policy Advisors

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): International Organization; October 2012, Vol. 66 Issue: 4 p537-569, 33p

Abstract: AbstractHow can international organizations persuade governments to adopt policy recommendations that are based on private information when their interests conflict? We develop a game-theoretic model of persuasion that applies regardless of regime type...

The Divergent Effects of Joining International Organizations: Trade Gains and the Rigors of WTO Accession

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): International Organization; April 2012, Vol. 66 Issue: 2 p243-276, 34p

Abstract: AbstractGovernments have joined the World Trade Organization (WTO) in vastly different ways: some have taken mere days to join without undertaking any trade liberalization, while others have taken more than a decade and been forced to undergo significa...

Audience Beliefs and International Organization Legitimacy

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): International Organization; October 2009, Vol. 63 Issue: 4 p733-764, 32p

Abstract: AbstractRecent work suggests that multilateral security institutions, such as the UN Security Council, can influence foreign policy through public opinion. According to this view, authorization can increase public support for foreign policy, freeing do...

Democratization and International Organizations

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): International Organization; January 2006, Vol. 60 Issue: 1 p137-167, 31p

Abstract: International organizations (IOs) have become increasingly pervasive features of the global landscape. While the implications of this development have been studied extensively, relatively little research has examined the factors that prompt states t...

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