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Resource Governance and Developmental States in the Global South

Critical International Political Economy Perspectives

  • Jewellord Nem Singh
  • France Bourgouin

Part of the International Political Economy Series book series (IPES)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Introduction: Resource Governance at a Time of Plenty

    1. Jewellord Nem Singh, France Bourgouin
      Pages 1-18
  3. Theoretical Debates in Natural Resource Politics

  4. Interrogating ‘Good Governance’ in Resource Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 85-85
    2. Ana Carolina Gonzalez-Espinosa, Asmara Klein
      Pages 107-124
  5. Neoliberalism, Resource Management and the Diversity of National Experiences in the Global South

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 125-125
    2. Jonathan R. Barton, Cecilia Campero, Rajiv Maher
      Pages 127-148
  6. Moving the Debate Forward: The Role of Critical IPE Studies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 193-193
    2. France Bourgouin, Andrew Lawrence, Jewellord Nem Singh
      Pages 195-210
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 211-251

About this book


The political economy landscape has shifted as multinational corporations increase their investment efforts, changing the geographies of extraction. The contributors make the argument for the need of new theoretical perspectives anchored in critical political economy to address structural dynamics in the global industry.


Chile democratization development economy geography Governance neoliberalism political economy research

Editors and affiliations

  • Jewellord Nem Singh
    • 1
  • France Bourgouin
    • 2
  1. 1.University of SheffieldUK
  2. 2.BSRCopenhagenDenmark

About the editors

Matilde Adduci, University of Turin, Italy Jonathan Barton, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (UC) France Bourgouin, Université du Québec à Montréal (UQÀM), Canada Cecilia Campero, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (UC) Olga L. Castillo-Ospina, Javeriana University in Bogota, Colombia Ana Carolina Gonzalez-Espinosa, Externado University, Colombia Jean Grugel, University of Sheffield, UK Asmara Klein, Sciences Po, France Andrew Lawrence, Vienna School of International Studies, Austria Rajiv Maher, Cranfield University, UK Jewellord T. Nem Singh, University of Sheffield, UK

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