By Daniel W. Drezner
Has globalization diluted the ability of nationwide governments to control their very own economies? Are overseas governmental and nongovernmental companies weakening the carry of geographical regions on worldwide regulatory agendas? Many observers imagine so. yet in All Politics Is Global, Daniel Drezner argues that this view is inaccurate. regardless of globalization, states--especially the good powers--still dominate overseas regulatory regimes, and the regulatory pursuits of states are pushed by means of their household interests.
As Drezner exhibits, nation dimension nonetheless concerns. the good powers--the usa and the eu Union--remain the major gamers in writing worldwide rules, and their strength is because of the scale in their inner financial markets. in the event that they agree, there'll be potent international governance. in the event that they do not agree, governance should be fragmented or useless. And, mockingly, the main robust assets of great-power personal tastes are the least globalized parts in their economies.
trying out this revisionist version of worldwide regulatory governance on an strangely big choice of instances, together with the net, finance, genetically transformed organisms, and highbrow estate rights, Drezner exhibits why there's such disparity within the power of foreign regulations.
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