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The Political Economy of Regionalism

The Case of Southern Africa

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The Political Economy of Regionalism by Fredrik Soderbaum
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The Political Economy of Regionalism; The Case of Southern Africa challenges prevailing wisdom, showing how ruling political elites and 'big business' join forces with certain external actors in order to promote market integration and economic globalization, boost regimes, and to satisfy group-specific and even personal interests. Only rarely do these forms of regionalism contribute to the poor and disadvantaged, who instead opt out, and survive through informal economic regionallsms or seek to create regionalisms rooted in civil society.

Author Biography

Fredrik Soderbaum is at the Department of Peace and Development Research, Goteborg University (Padrigu), and the United Nations University/Comparative Regional Integration Studies (UNU/CRIS). Recent books include Regionalization in a Globalizing World, Theories of New Regionalism, The New Regionalism of Africa, Regionalism and Uneven Development in Southern Africa: The Case of the Maputo Development Corridor.
Release date NZ
October 29th, 2004
Country of Publication
United States
Edition
2004 ed.
Illustrations
3 Illustrations, black and white; XX, 251 p. 3 illus.
Imprint
Palgrave Macmillan
Pages
251
Dimensions
140x216x20
ISBN-13
9781403920836
Product ID
2249453

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