Commodities, Governance and Economic Development under Globalization

  • Machiko Nissanke
  • George Mavrotas

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxxv
  2. Commodities, Trade and Governance: Reflections on Alfred Maizels’ Life, Work and Legacy

  3. Commodities and the Global Economy in the Twenty-First Century

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 37-37
    2. David Sapsford, Stephan Pfaffenzeller, Harry Bloch
      Pages 99-115
    3. Raphael Kaplinsky
      Pages 117-138
  4. Case Studies of Cotton and Copper

  5. Finance and Governance under Globalization

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 337-368

About this book


Alfred Maizels' work on commodity trade and prices documented trends in a major area of international economic relations. This book elaborates the ideas in the tradition of Maizels' contributons, and discusses and extends these theories in relation to current problems.


Developing Countries development Development Finance Economic Development

Editors and affiliations

  • Machiko Nissanke
    • 1
  • George Mavrotas
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)University of LondonUK
  2. 2.UNU-WIDERJapan

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