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The Resource Hypocrisy trap : the World Bank and the poverty of reform, Catherine Weaver

Hypocrisy trap : the World Bank and the poverty of reform, Catherine Weaver

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Hypocrisy trap : the World Bank and the poverty of reform
Title
Hypocrisy trap
Title remainder
the World Bank and the poverty of reform
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Weaver
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As the preeminent international development agency for the past sixty years, the World Bank has attracted equal amounts of criticism and praise. Critics are especially quick to decry the World Bank's hypocrisy--the pervasive gaps between the organization's talk, decisions, and actions. In the wake of the Paul Wolfowitz leadership scandal in May 2006, perceptions of hypocrisy have exacted a heavy toll on the Bank's authority and fueled strong demands for wide-scale reform. Yet what exactly does the hypocrisy of the World Bank look like, and what or who causes it? In Hypocrisy Trap, Catherine W
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weaver, Catherine
Dewey number
332.1/532
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HG3881.5.W57
LC item number
W427 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World Bank
  • Economic development
  • Poverty
  • Economic assistance
  • International organization
  • World Bank
  • Weltbank
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Economic assistance
  • Economic development
  • International organization
  • Poverty
  • Organisationswandel
  • Organisationssoziologie
  • Unternehmenskultur
  • Organisationsverhalten
  • Korruption
  • Armoede
  • Bestrijding
  • Wereldbank
  • Ontwikkelingslanden
  • Wirtschaftsentwicklung
  • Armut
  • Entwicklungskooperation
  • Wirtschaftspolitik
Label
Hypocrisy trap : the World Bank and the poverty of reform, Catherine Weaver
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-218) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : hypocrisy and change in the World Bank -- The World Bank hypocrisy trap -- The world's bank and the bank's world -- Good governance and anticorruption : from rhetoric to reality? -- The poverty of reform -- The fog of development
Control code
764137231
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 224 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612964930
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt414
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)764137231
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Hypocrisy trap : the World Bank and the poverty of reform, Catherine Weaver
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-218) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : hypocrisy and change in the World Bank -- The World Bank hypocrisy trap -- The world's bank and the bank's world -- Good governance and anticorruption : from rhetoric to reality? -- The poverty of reform -- The fog of development
Control code
764137231
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 224 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612964930
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt414
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)764137231
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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