The Political Economy of Sovereign Wealth Funds by Xu Yi-chongThe Political Economy of Sovereign Wealth Funds by Xu Yi-chong

The Political Economy of Sovereign Wealth Funds

byXu Yi-chong, Gawdat Bahgat

Hardcover | October 13, 2010

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This book examines the origin, nature, the portfolio, organizational structure and operation of the seven largest SWFs from the perspective of the holding countries. Uniquely it tackles the issues from the perspectives of those non-OECD countries whose access to funds creates the most concern.
XU YI-CHONG is Research Professor at the Centre for Governance and Public Policy, Griffith University, Australia. Xu has written on energy security and international organizations. Her work includes Powering China, Electricity Reform in China, India and Russia, The Governance of World Trade and Inside the World Bank.GAWDAT BAHGAT is P...
Title:The Political Economy of Sovereign Wealth FundsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:288 pagesPublished:October 13, 2010Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230241093

ISBN - 13:9780230241091

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Table of Contents

The Political Economy of Sovereign Wealth Funds; X.Yi-chong
Contributing to a Harmonious Society: China’s Sovereign Wealth Fund; L.H Liew & L.He
Between Principles and Politics: The Pragmatic Practice of Singapore’s Sovereign Wealth Funds; Y.C.L.Lee
Kuwait Investment Authority - An Assessment; G.Bahgat
Sovereign Wealth Funds in the United Arab Emirates; J.A.Kéchichian
Russia’s SWFs: Controlled by a Domestic Agenda; S.Fortescue
Some Macroeconomic Implications of the Future Fund; J.Freebairn
The Political Economy of Australia’s Future Fund - The Political Dimension; R.Eccleston
Aboriginal Investment Funds in Australia; C.O’Faircheallaigh
Norway - The Accidental Role Model; B.S.Tranøy
Nationalism or Capitalism? Sovereign Wealth Funds of Non-OECD Countries; J.Ø.Møller
The United States Policy on Sovereign Wealth Funds’ Investments; G.Bahgat
Global Disequilibria; X.Yi-chong