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International organizations and international policy networks play an important part in global governance. This course enables students of international organizations, development and global governance to gain a deeper understanding of the processes and structures that determine the character and outcome of policy-making aimed at improving conditions in transition and developing countries and beyond. The course offers insights into the practical functioning of these organizations and institutions.


Readings required:

- Frieden, Jeffrey (2006) Global Capitalism. Its Fall and Rise in the Twentieth Century. London: W.W. Norton & Company.

Readings recommended:

- Gallarotti, Giulio M.: The limits of international organization: systematic failure in the management of international relations, in: International Organization, Vol. 45, No. 2, 1991, pp. 183-220.

- Harland, David: Legitimacy and effectiveness in international administration, in: Global Governance, Vol. 10, 2004, pp. 15-19.

- Held, David: Democracy, the nation-state and the global system, in: Held, David (ed.): Political theory today, Stanford, California: Stanford University Press 1991, pp. 197-235.

- International Civil Service Commission: Standards of conduct for international civil service, New York: ICSC 2003.

Last modified: 2011.07.13.

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