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Mechanisms of OECD Governance: International Incentives for National Policy-Making?

Kerstin Martens and Anja P. Jakobi


This volume is devoted to the analysis of the Organisation for Economic Co‐operation and Development (OECD) and its role in international and national policy making. On its 50th anniversary, the OECD enjoys widely acknowledged international standing. Despite this, it has so far remained a rarely researched and analyzed organization. This book is thus a pioneering work: it fills a long‐overdue gap in presenting a theoretically guided and empirically rich analysis of the OECD as a political actor. It explores its role in political processes through various case studies in a variety of policy fie ... More

Keywords: OECD, global governance, international organizations, policy analysis, international relations

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Print publication date: 2010 Print ISBN-13: 9780199591145
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2010 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199591145.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Kerstin Martens, editor
Associate Professor of International Relations, University of Bremen.
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Anja P. Jakobi, editor
Senior Researcher, Peace Research Institute Frankfurt.

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Part I: Core Areas of OECD Activity

Part II: Complementary Areas of OECD Activities

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