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Corporate Strategies Under Structural Adjustment in Argentina

Responses by Industrial Firms to a New Set of Uncertainties (St. Antony"s Series)

by Bernardo P. Kosacoff

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Published by Palgrave MacMillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Business strategy,
  • Microeconomics,
  • Political economy,
  • Argentina,
  • Development - Economic Development,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Industrial management,
  • Industries,
  • Structural adjustment (Economi,
  • Structural adjustment (Economic policy),
  • Business/Economics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages203
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9638176M
    ISBN 100333692543
    ISBN 109780333692547

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    A study by the Washington-based group, Development Gap, looked at the impact of SAPs on more than 70 African and Asian countries during the early s. The study concluded that the longer a country operates under structural adjustment the worse its debt burden becomes.   Corporate Interests Regroup. It didn’t take long to see that corporations and free-trade oriented governments had designed a new way to expand the system. Undaunted by the setback, corporate interests shifted strategies, moving ahead with bilateral and other multilateral free trade agreements, or FTAs.


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Structural adjustment programs (SAPs) consist of loans provided by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank (WB) to countries that experienced economic crises. The two Bretton Woods Institutions require borrowing countries to implement certain policies in order to obtain new loans (or to lower interest rates on existing ones).

These policies were typically centered around. Corporate Strategies Under Structural Adjustment in Argentina. Responses by Industrial Firms to a ().Author: Paula Español. The book shows how both political economy approaches and socio-legal theories have shaped institutional outcomes.

While economic interests have been the chief determinants, legal processes have played a key role in shaping the form institutions take. The regime for commercial dispute resolution therefore remains between interests and by: 5. Book Description. This is a pioneering study which should serve as a model for future research and will to a wide audience' Dharam Ghai, Director United Nations Research Institute for Social Development Structural Adjustment and the Environment (Earthscan, ) was the first book to fully examine the effects of 'structural adjustment programmes the economic reform policies required by the.

Corporate Strategies under Structural Adjustment in Argentina: Responses by Industrial Firms to a New Set of Uncertainties By Bernardo Kosacoff Macmillan, Read preview Overview Technology, Organization, and Competitiveness: Perspectives on Industrial and Corporate Change By Giovanni Dosi; David J.

Teece; Josef Chytry Oxford University. Corporate Strategies Under Structural Adjustment in Argentina: Responses by Industrial Firms to a New Set of Uncertainties by Bernardo Kosacoff (Editor), Philip Maxwell (Translator).

Book Description. This title was first published in Bringing together geographers, planners, political scientists, economists, rural development specialists, bankers, public administrators and other development experts, this volume questions the benefits of Structural Adjustment Programmes (SAPs).

Under a plan devised by President Reagan’s Secretary to the Treasury, James Baker, indebted countries were offered World Bank and IMF servicing loans in return for the structural adjustment of their economies.

This meant that the economic direction of each country would be planned, monitored and controlled in Washington. Structural adjustment Structural adjustments are the policies implemented by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank (the Bretton Woods Institutions) in developing countries.

These policy changes are conditions for getting new loans from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) or World Bank, or for obtaining lower interest rates on existing loans. After testing structural adjustment programs in the Global South, American economists looked to impose similar strategies at home, culminating.

This neoliberal model led to further concentration of wealth, the imposition of “structural adjustment” (i.e., austerity) programs at the behest of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund, denationalization of state industries and a corresponding decline in the strength of the industrial working class in manufacturing, mining.

Food, Justice, Violence and Capitalism. By Colin Todhunter. Global Research, Octo From India to Argentina, have seen the influence of transnational agricapital shaping and benefitting from ‘ease of doing business’ and ‘structural adjustment’ type strategies.

European Journal of International Management; Forthcoming articles; Forthcoming articles European Journal of International Management. These articles have been peer-reviewed and accepted for publication but are pending final changes, are not yet published and may not appear here in their final order of publication until they are assigned to issues.

Therefore, the content conforms to our. Argentina's crisis is characterized by a banking system that has collapsed, mass unemployment, and over half of the population living below the poverty line.

This crisis is attributed directly to capital flight and two decades of neoliberal policy experimentation, a process driven by the structural adjustment policies of the IMF.

Corporate strategies have culminated in a marked expansion of corporations’ access to social security and related public sector funds for the support of privatized health services. International financial institutions and multinational corporations have influenced reforms that, while favorable to corporate interests, have worsened access to Cited by: The Challenge of Structural Adjustment.

; “Canadian support groups” refers to government entities that have a stake in the Canadian financial services, and also Canadian financial services themselves. “Support groups” is used because it is the more altruistic term that was first used by the IMF, even though they were anything but.

Scheme of Merger Under Part XII of the Investments and Securities Act No. 29, between Dangote Cement Plc and Benue Cement Company Plc dated 24 August Shimizu, K. (). He blames the American worker and unions for the loss of the manufacturing sector like it was their choice to set up structural adjustment programs in third world countries.

America lost its manufacturing sector because there's far more profit when you can enforce 14 hour work days at 16 cents an hour.4/4().By Roberto Bissio, Social Watch The Agenda for Sustainable Development clearly identifies several issues, ranging from finances, to climate to trade, where global governance agreement is required.

But actual decisions on these issues often run in the opposite direction. Non-accountable ‘clubs’ exercise de facto authority and raise obstacles to implementing the SDGs.Abouharb, M.

Rodwan, David, L. Cingranelli The Human Rights Effects of World Bank Structural Adjustment, – International Studies Quarterly 50 Abouharb, Rodwan M.

Cingranelli, David Human Rights and Structural Adjustment Cambridge Cambridge University PressCited by: