The Quest for Security: Protection Without Protectionism and the Challenge of Global Governance

The Quest for Security Protection Without Protectionism and the Challenge of Global Governance The essays in this collection boldly confront the quest for security arising from the social economic environmental and political crises and transformations of our century Joseph E Stiglitz and Mar

  • Title: The Quest for Security: Protection Without Protectionism and the Challenge of Global Governance
  • Author: Joseph E. Stiglitz Mary Kaldor
  • ISBN: 9780231156868
  • Page: 140
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The essays in this collection boldly confront the quest for security arising from the social, economic, environmental, and political crises and transformations of our century Joseph E Stiglitz and Mary Kaldor begin with an expansive, balanced analysis of the global landscape and the factors contributing to the growth of insecurity Whereas earlier studies have touched onThe essays in this collection boldly confront the quest for security arising from the social, economic, environmental, and political crises and transformations of our century Joseph E Stiglitz and Mary Kaldor begin with an expansive, balanced analysis of the global landscape and the factors contributing to the growth of insecurity Whereas earlier studies have touched on how globalization has increased economic insecurity and how geopolitical changes may have contributed to military insecurity, this volume looks for some common threads in a globalized world without a global government, with a system of global governance not up to the task, how do we achieve security without looking inward and stepping back from globalization In each of their areas of expertise, contributors seek answers to questions about how we achieve protection of those people who are most insecure without resorting to economic, military, or mafia protectionism Some have suggested that the turmoil in the Eurozone proves the deficiencies in the welfare state This book argues that the superior performance of Scandinavian countries arises from their superior systems of social protection, which allow their citizens to undertake greater risk and actively participate in globalization Some suggest that we can address terrorism or transnational crimes through the strengthening of borders or long distance wars This book develops the proposition that such approaches have the opposite effect and that only through spreading the human security experienced in well ordered societies can these dangers be managed.This book also examines how these global changes play out, not only in the relations among countries and the management of globalization, but at every level of our society, especially in our cities It explores the potential for cities to ensure personal security, promote political participation, and protect the environment in the face of increasing urbanization.

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  • Joseph E. Stiglitz Mary Kaldor

    Joseph Eugene Stiglitz, ForMemRS, FBA, is an American economist and a professor at Columbia University He is a recipient of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences 2001 and the John Bates Clark Medal 1979 He is also the former Senior Vice President and Chief Economist of the World Bank He is known for his critical view of the management of globalization, free market economists whom he calls free market fundamentalists and some international institutions like the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank.In 2000, Stiglitz founded the Initiative for Policy Dialogue IPD , a think tank on international development based at Columbia University Since 2001, he has been a member of the Columbia faculty, and has held the rank of University Professor since 2003 He also chairs the University of Manchester s Brooks World Poverty Institute and is a member of the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences Professor Stiglitz is also an honorary professor at Tsinghua University School of Public Policy and Management Stiglitz is one of the most frequently cited economists in the world.

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