Do we not need to know Malaysian capital controls?
Reading questions February 4-13
Changes in the the 70s and 80s led to lower capital controls, led to greater capital
MNCs became sophisticated and started evading taxes
Reading Questions: Feb 17-27
Feb 18 Cohen: Why is consistent intl. monetary cooperation so difficult?
What can be done about it? Thoughts anyone?
-States are self interested
-Gold Standard is difficult to maintain- because ther
Realism: they believe that globalization happens because powerful countries want it to
Robert Gilpin (REALIST)
Gilpin sees states driving markets
power creates interdependence
Politics drives interdependence
Pax Americana ( we needed Europe to rebuild
Liberty to make economic decision (Locke, Jefferson)
Free market, free trade, less government intervention, less trade barriers, more
invisible hand (Smith cfw_Laissez-faire, Ricardo)
o Strengths: TT
IPE Friday, 2-13-15
Results of capital Mobility
6) Increase in financial collaboration
G3 U.S.; Germany; Japan
G7 The above mentioned three + Great Britain, France, Italy, Canada
Poli Sci 372
Final Exam Study Guide
Exam Saturday, April 18 , 2:30 - 4:00 pm. Be on time!
The exam will focus on the material since the midterm. The format will be very similar to
the midterm. Be sure to look carefully at all r