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A critical analysis of international organizations’ and global management consulting firms’ consensus around twenty-first century skills.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Review of International Political Economy. Jul2022, p1-26. 26p. 2 Illustrations, 4 Charts.

Abstract: Abstract A growing number of academic studies and policy reports have identified a set of core skills considered crucial in the twenty-first century economy. This article critically examines the evidence base underpinning that ideational consensus amon...

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Exclusive expertise: the boundary work of international organizations.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Review of International Political Economy. Apr2022, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p453-476. 24p.

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Abstract: Scholars of global governance tend to agree that international organizations (IOs) enjoy expert authority because they provide applicable specialist knowledge for policymaking. This view implies that IOs' expert status rests more on the contents than t...

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Pool or Duel? Cooperation and Competition Among International Organizations

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): International Organization; 2021, Vol. 75 Issue: 4 p1133-1153, 21p

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Abstract: AbstractInternational organizations (IOs) increasingly pool resources and expertise. Under what conditions do they pool rather than compete when their activities overlap? Drawing on elite interviews, I argue that even though many cooperation decisions ...

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Diffusion Across International Organizations: Connectivity and Convergence

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): International Organization; 2019, Vol. 73 Issue: 2 p399-433, 35p

Abstract: AbstractWhile extensive research shows that policies and institutions spread across states through processes of diffusion, we know little about diffusion among international organizations (IOs). We develop a novel approach for the study of diffusion am...

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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 ...

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Grey matter in shadow banking: international organizations and expert strategies in global financial governance.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Review of International Political Economy. Dec2016, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p1001-1033. 33p.

Abstract: Who controls global policy debates on shadow banking regulation? We show how experts secured control over how issues in shadow banking regulation are treated by examining the policy recommendations of the Bank of International Settlements, the Internat...

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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 ...

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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...

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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...

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The ‘public interest’ agency of international organizations? The case of the OECD Principles of Corporate Governance.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Review of International Political Economy. Aug2012, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p389-414. 26p. 1 Chart.

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Abstract: This article seeks to outline and explore some of the conditions necessary for International Organizations (IOs) to perform in a public interest fashion through a case study of the Principles of corporate governance formulated by the OECD. Rather than ...

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