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Transnational Legal Ordering and State Change

Edited by: Gregory C. Shaffer

ISBN13: 9781107026117
Published: January 2013
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £67.00
Paperback edition , ISBN13 9781107435865

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This book brings together seven leading law and society scholars who apply an empirically grounded approach to the study of transnational legal ordering and its effects within countries. The book sets forth five dimensions of national change that are at stake and assesses three clusters of factors that determine transnational legal ordering's effects. Five empirical case studies illustrate how transnational legal ordering interacts with national law and institutions in different regulatory areas, covering comparative anti-money laundering, bankruptcy, intellectual property, competition, health, education, and municipal water law and policy in different developing countries. This book breaks new ground for our understanding of the extent and limits of transnational legal ordering in today's globalized world.

Public International Law
1. Transnational legal ordering and state change Gregory Shaffer
2. The dimensions and determinants of state change Gregory Shaffer
3. Similar in their differences: transnational legal processes addressing money laundering in Brazil and Argentina Maira Machado
4. Architects of the state: international organizations and the reconstruction of states in East Asia Terrence Halliday
5. Neoliberalism, transnational education norms, and education spending in the developing world, 1983-2004 Minzee Kim and Elizabeth Boyle
6. Access to medicines and the transformation of the South African state Heinz Klug
7. The limits of transnational transformations of the state: comparative regulatory regimes in water services delivery Bronwen Morgan
8. Conclusion: the study of transnational legal ordering Gregory Shaffer.