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Published in partnership with the International Studies Association (ISA)

Oxford University Press has partnered with the ISA on the ORE of International Studies, combining the speed and flexibility of digital with the rigorous standards of academic publishing.

International Political Economy: Overview and Conceptualization

"The concept of international political economy (IPE) encompasses the intersection of politics and economics as goods, services, money, people, and ideas move across borders. The term “international political economy” began to draw the attention of scholars in the mid-1960s amid problems of the world economy and lagging development in the third world. ..." – By Renée Marlin-Bennett and David K. Johnson

International Organization and Vulnerable Groups

"Addressing the predicament of VGs, various IOs assist people at risk or in need, especially when states are either unwilling or incapable of doing so. Still, VGs frequently struggle to make their voices heard, while the structural causes of their vulnerability have been difficult to address. ..." – By Dennis Dijkzeul and Carolin Funke

 

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