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Regulating transnational corporations in domestic and international regimes : an African case study

Author: Evaristus Oshionebo
Publisher: Toronto [Ont.] : University of Toronto Press, ©2009
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This study explores the range of strategies for regulating the social and environmental practices of TNCs in Africa's extractive industries.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Case studies
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Evaristus Oshionebo
ISBN: 9781442697799 1442697792
OCLC Number: 759157352
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 405 pages)
Contents: The social irresponsibility of transnational corporations in Africa's extractive industries --
Regulation of corporations : competing models --
Environmental regulation in Nigeria and Ghana : two case studies of regulatory failure in the African extractive sector --
Complementary regulatory strategies : self-regulation and the role of civil society organizations in Nigeria and Ghana --
Multilateral African regulatory mechanisms --
The regulation of transnational corporations under international law --
International financial institutions as regulatory mechanisms : the World Bank Group and the African extractive sector --
Extraterritorial regulation of transnational corporations in their home countries --
Towaards effective regulation of transnational corporations.
Responsibility: Evaristus Oshionebo.
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