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Author Clark, Gordon L.

Title Sovereign wealth funds : legitimacy, governance, and global power / Gordon L. Clark, Adam D. Dixon, and Ashby H. B. Monk
Published Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, 2013
Princeton, New Jersey Princeton University Press, 2013


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Description xxi, 212 pages ; 25 cm
Contents Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- The rise of sovereign wealth funds -- Rethinking the "sovereign" in sovereign wealth funds -- The virtues of long-term commitment : Australia's future fund -- The ethics of global investment : Norway's government pension fund -- Insurer of last resort : Singapore's government investment corporation -- Legitimacy, trade, and global imbalances : the China investment corporation -- Modernity, imitation, and performance : the Gulf States' funds -- Conclusion: form and function in the twenty-first century -- Appendix: Scoping best practice -- Notes -- References -- Index
Summary The worldwide rise of sovereign wealth funds is emblematic of the ongoing transformation of nation-state economic prospects. Sovereign Wealth Funds maps the global footprints of these financial institutions, examining their governance and investment management, and issues of domestic and international legitimacy. Gordon Clark from Monash University
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Investments, Foreign -- Case studies.
Sovereign wealth funds -- Law and legislation.
Sovereign wealth funds.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Author Dixon, Adam D.
Monk, Ashby H. B. (Ashby Henry Benning), 1976-
LC no. 2012048975
ISBN 0691142297 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9780691142296 (hbk. : alk. paper)