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Author Briguglio, Lino.

Title Handbook of Governance in Small States
Published Milton : Taylor & Francis Group, 2020
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Description 1 online resource (457 p.)
Series Routledge International Handbooks Ser
Routledge International Handbooks Ser
Contents Cover -- Half Title -- Title page -- Copyright page -- Contents -- List of figures -- List of tables -- The editors and contributors -- Abbreviations -- Introduction: Governance complexities in small states -- PART 1: POLITICAL GOVERNANCE -- 1. Governing small states: A review -- 2. Navigating hyper-fragmentation in small states: A comparison of Solomon Islands and Vanuatu -- 3. Small island states with strong democracies? The experience of decentralization in Cabo Verde and São Tomé and Príncipe -- 4. Parties, elections and political maturation in the UK Overseas Territories
11. Integration of climate change adaptation, disaster risk reduction and development in Vanuatu: A systems perspective -- 12. Dealing with climate change at all levels: Small island developing states between global climate negotiations and national climate policies -- 13. Environmental governance in small island developing states: Challenges and opportunities for transformation using a Trinidad and Tobago case study -- 14. Emissions and economic development in small states: The role of governance -- 15. Environmental governance in Mauritius: Evidence from the Environmental Performance Index
21. Strengthening fiscal frameworks and improving the spending mix in small states -- 22. Size, governance and expenditure on defence and education: Realpolitik and the peace dividend for small economies -- 23. Building resilience and reducing vulnerabilities through innovative financing in the Caribbean -- 24. The "remittance trap": Should we be concerned for small Paci c island countries? -- 25. Policy prescriptions for growth and broad-based development in the Pacific island countries -- 26. Economic governance and economic growth in Mauritius -- Author Index -- Index
5. An examination of the institutional governance mechanisms to promote political integrity in Barbados -- 6. Public administration in small European states: Size, characteristics and performance -- 7. Nordic cooperation as a form of governance: Iceland's sheltered society -- 8. The nature and extent of fragility traps in small states -- PART 2: ENVIRONMENTAL GOVERNANCE -- 9. Policy measures addressing nearly zero-energy buildings in the small island state of Malta -- 10. A comparative case study of environmental governance in Tuvalu and the Marshall Islands
PART 3: SOCIAL GOVERNANCE -- 16. South-South mobility, regionalism and governance in Pacific islands -- 17. Against the tide? A socio-legal review of Caribbean SIDS' (non-)ratification of and (non-)compliance with international agreements on migrants and refugees -- 18. Social protection data management in small states: The case of Cabo Verde (Cape Verde) -- 19. Enabling adaptive governance through social capital in small island developing states -- 20. Social governance in the Eastern Caribbean small island states -- PART 4: ECONOMIC GOVERNANCE
Notes Description based upon print version of record
Form Electronic book
Author Byron, Jessica.
Moncada, Stefano.
Veenendaal, Wouter.
ISBN 0429590121