New Book Release!

A great new book has just been released titled: CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND CANADA’S ROLE IN AFRICA’S EXTRACTIVE SECTORS Edited by Nathan Andrews and J. Andrew Grant. University of Toronto Press My chapter is titled: The Impact of the Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights on Corporate Social Responsibility Policies: An Assessment of CanadianContinue reading “New Book Release!”

GLOBAL GOVERNANCE: AN APPROACH TO INTERNATIONAL PROBLEMS

GLOBAL GOVERNANCE: AN APPROACH TO INTERNATIONAL PROBLEMS Jason J. McSparren 12.12.2019 (2) Quincy, MA The Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) is a global governance policy that adds a layer of transparency-as-governance over the fiscal regime of natural resource producing states. [More on this initiative later]. The policy program was initially focused on revenue transfers withinContinue reading “GLOBAL GOVERNANCE: AN APPROACH TO INTERNATIONAL PROBLEMS”

GLOBAL GOVERNANCE, HUMAN SECURITY, and CHALLENGES TO SOCIO-ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

GLOBAL GOVERNANCE, HUMAN SECURITY, and CHALLENGES TO SOCIO-ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Jason J. McSparren 12.12.2019 Quincy, MA Global governance and human security are contested terms. Definitions for these terms are debated. I will explain my working conceptualization of them here. Global governance is a liberal democratic concept that theorizes civil society as empowered to take part inContinue reading “GLOBAL GOVERNANCE, HUMAN SECURITY, and CHALLENGES TO SOCIO-ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT”