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The Resource Serving whose interests? : the political economy of trade in services agreements, Jane Kelsey

Serving whose interests? : the political economy of trade in services agreements, Jane Kelsey

Label
Serving whose interests? : the political economy of trade in services agreements
Title
Serving whose interests?
Title remainder
the political economy of trade in services agreements
Statement of responsibility
Jane Kelsey
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kelsey, Jane
Index
index present
LC call number
K3973
LC item number
.K45 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Service industries
  • International trade
  • Foreign trade regulation
  • Commercial policy
Label
Serving whose interests? : the political economy of trade in services agreements, Jane Kelsey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction.
  • Taking services to market.
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Reading the GATS as ideology.
  • p. 22
  • Case study 1.
  • GATS 2000: going nowhere in a hurry.
  • p. 42
  • Case study 2.
  • FTAs: GATS on steroids.
  • p. 50
  • 2.
  • How the GATS was won (and lost?).
  • p. 58
  • Case study 3.
  • 'services mafia'.
  • p. 76
  • Case study 4.
  • Understanding the 'GATS attack'.
  • p. 82
  • 3.
  • Trade-related development.
  • p. 89
  • Case study 5.
  • WDR 2004: making services work for rich companies.
  • p. 104
  • Case study 6.
  • closed circuit of summitry.
  • p. 110
  • 4.
  • illusion of public services.
  • p. 119
  • Case study 7.
  • Accounting for PFIs.
  • p. 137
  • Case study 8.
  • Privatising power in the Philippines.
  • p. 144
  • 5.
  • Ruling the services infrastructure.
  • p. 152
  • Case study 9.
  • Gambling on the GATS.
  • p. 174
  • Case study 10.
  • Public pensions or corporate welfare?.
  • p. 181
  • 6.
  • Trade in people.
  • p. 189
  • Case study 11.
  • Call centres - the assembly line of the twenty-first century.
  • p. 206
  • Case study 12.
  • Taking nurses and soldiers to market.
  • p. 213
  • 7.
  • Minds and markets.
  • p. 221
  • Case study 13.
  • higher education supply chain.
  • p. 241
  • Case study 14.
  • counter-convention on cultural diversity.
  • p. 248
  • 8.
  • Dominion over the earth.
  • p. 255
  • Case study 15.
  • Wal-Mart rules, OK?.
  • p. 270
  • Case study 16.
  • real Cancun.
  • p. 276
  • 9.
  • Energy wars.
  • p. 284
  • Case study 17.
  • Confronting 'El Diablo'.
  • p. 302
  • Case study 18.
  • Gulf accessions: a legal invasion.
  • p. 310
  • Conclusion: serving whose interests?.
  • p. 318
  • Notes.
  • p. 327
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 353
  • Index.
  • p. 375
Control code
ocn183916004
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
400 p.
Isbn
9780415448222
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Law packs 3-5 bib class law
Label
Serving whose interests? : the political economy of trade in services agreements, Jane Kelsey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction.
  • Taking services to market.
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Reading the GATS as ideology.
  • p. 22
  • Case study 1.
  • GATS 2000: going nowhere in a hurry.
  • p. 42
  • Case study 2.
  • FTAs: GATS on steroids.
  • p. 50
  • 2.
  • How the GATS was won (and lost?).
  • p. 58
  • Case study 3.
  • 'services mafia'.
  • p. 76
  • Case study 4.
  • Understanding the 'GATS attack'.
  • p. 82
  • 3.
  • Trade-related development.
  • p. 89
  • Case study 5.
  • WDR 2004: making services work for rich companies.
  • p. 104
  • Case study 6.
  • closed circuit of summitry.
  • p. 110
  • 4.
  • illusion of public services.
  • p. 119
  • Case study 7.
  • Accounting for PFIs.
  • p. 137
  • Case study 8.
  • Privatising power in the Philippines.
  • p. 144
  • 5.
  • Ruling the services infrastructure.
  • p. 152
  • Case study 9.
  • Gambling on the GATS.
  • p. 174
  • Case study 10.
  • Public pensions or corporate welfare?.
  • p. 181
  • 6.
  • Trade in people.
  • p. 189
  • Case study 11.
  • Call centres - the assembly line of the twenty-first century.
  • p. 206
  • Case study 12.
  • Taking nurses and soldiers to market.
  • p. 213
  • 7.
  • Minds and markets.
  • p. 221
  • Case study 13.
  • higher education supply chain.
  • p. 241
  • Case study 14.
  • counter-convention on cultural diversity.
  • p. 248
  • 8.
  • Dominion over the earth.
  • p. 255
  • Case study 15.
  • Wal-Mart rules, OK?.
  • p. 270
  • Case study 16.
  • real Cancun.
  • p. 276
  • 9.
  • Energy wars.
  • p. 284
  • Case study 17.
  • Confronting 'El Diablo'.
  • p. 302
  • Case study 18.
  • Gulf accessions: a legal invasion.
  • p. 310
  • Conclusion: serving whose interests?.
  • p. 318
  • Notes.
  • p. 327
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 353
  • Index.
  • p. 375
Control code
ocn183916004
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
400 p.
Isbn
9780415448222
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Law packs 3-5 bib class law

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