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Power, policy and profit : corporate engagement in politics and governance

Author: Christina Garsten; Adrienne Sörbom
Publisher: Cheltenham, UK : Edward Elgar Publishing, [2017]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Power, Policy and Profit investigates the manifold ways in which corporate actors attempt to broadly influence political activities. With intensified globalization of markets, the restructuring of provisions of welfare services and accumulation of private capital opportunities for corporate influence in politics affairs have multiplied. Bringing together scholars from different fields in the study of global  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)987053610
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christina Garsten; Adrienne Sörbom
ISBN: 9781784711214 1784711217
OCLC Number: 1007134333
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 232 pages).
Contents: ""Front Matter ""; ""Copyright""; ""Contents""; ""Contributors""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Introduction: political affairs in the global domain""; ""1. Building an architecture for political influence: Atlas and the transnational institutionalization of the neoliberal think tank""; ""2. Global policy bricolage: the role of business in the World Economic Forum""; ""3. Policymaking as collective bricolage: the role of the electricity sector in the making of the European carbon market""; ""4. Lobbying in practice: an ethnographic field study of public affairs consultancy"" ""5. Firmsâ#x80;#x99; political strategies in a new public/private environment: the Boeing case""""6. Corporate advocacy in the Internet domain: shaping policy through data visualizations""; ""7. Talking like an institutional investor: on the gentle voices of financial giants""; ""8. Leading the war on epidemics: exploring corporationsâ#x80;#x99; predatory modus operandi and their effects on institutional field dynamics""; ""9. Political chocolate: branding it fairtrade""; ""10. Preventing markets from self-destruction""; ""11. Reflections: leaving Flatland? Planar discourses and the search for the g-axis""
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