Now in its fourth edition, this best-selling reader in international political economy offers 31 solid articles - 15 new - by renowned scholars in political science and economics. Frieden and Lake have edited and introduced each reading with care to ensure its accessibility to students who are new to the subject. This reader continues to offer a provocative look at the postive and negative impacts of globalization.
An anthology of readings for a first course in international political economy, international relations, and international economics. Of the 31 articles, 15 are new to the fourth edition; no dates are noted for earlier editions. The sections include contending perspectives, historical views, production, money and finance, and economies in development and transition. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)