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Financial Openness and National Autonomy: Opportunities and Constraints

Tariq Banuri and Juliet B. Schor


WIDER (The World Institute for Development Economics Research), established in 1984, started work in Helsinki in 1985, with the financial support of the Government of Finland. Its principal purpose is to help identify and meet the need for policy-oriented socio-economic research on pressing global and developmental problems and their inter-relationships. WIDER's research projects are grouped into three main themes: hunger and poverty; money, finance, and trade; and development and technological transformation. The 1980s ushered in a ‘globalization’ of finance, and governments began rejecting t ... More

Keywords: WIDER, Finland, policy-oriented socio-economic research, hunger and poverty, finance, trade, development, technological transformation, globalization, financial management

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 1992 Print ISBN-13: 9780198283645
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198283645.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Tariq Banuri, editor
International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources

Juliet B. Schor, editor
Harvard University