TITLE

From Reluctant Champion to Development Ringmaster: Managing the Expanding Mission of the World Bank

AUTHOR(S)
Rueger, Jane
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
Indiana Journal of Global Legal Studies;Summer2003, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p201
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an analysis of the history and development of both the British East India Co. or Company and the World Bank. Description of the Company's gradual expansion of mission from a loosely organized merchant venture to the agent of military control and territorial governance in India; Description of World Bank's shifting development policy since its inception; Parallels between World Bank's mission dilemma and the organizational factors that led to the collapse of the Company; Recommendations for the future direction of the World Bank.
ACCESSION #
10800217

 

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