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Sovereign wealth funds and international political economy

Manda Shemirani

Sovereign wealth funds and international political economy

by Manda Shemirani

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Published by Ashgate in Burlington, VT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International cooperation,
  • International finance,
  • Sovereign wealth funds,
  • Economics,
  • Foreign Investments

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Manda Shemirani
    SeriesGlobal finance
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHJ3801 .S54 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25030492M
    ISBN 109781409422075, 9781409422082
    LC Control Number2010048573

    Sovereign wealth funds (SWFs) represent both an increasingly important—and potentially dominant—category of alternative investor, and a novel form for governments to project their interests both at home and abroad. As such, they represent both economic actors and embody power vested in the financial and diplomatic resources they can leverage.   Sovereign-wealth funds. Patrick Lane our banking editor discusses how a hefty fine from the Department of Justice is one of many problems facing Deutsche Bank. Joel Budd says microfinance is making a comeback. And finally, Adam Roberts talks about how Norway's sovereign wealth fund sets an example for the world.

    Sovereign wealth funds check-in: Investment strategies in the hotel sector 55 Luxury and trophy assets: Losing its shine for the sovereign wealth funds 69 Sovereign venture funds 79 Annex 1. IE - Sovereign Wealth Lab Ranking 91 Annex 2. Sovereign wealth funds strategies in Spain,   A sovereign wealth fund is a state-owned investment fund that is used to benefit the country's economy and citizens. Funding comes from central bank reserves, currency operations, privatizations.

    Political Economy of Sovereign Wealth Funds: The Case of China by Pana Stitsart A thesis submitted to The University of Birmingham for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy Department of Political Science and International Studies School of Government and Society The University of Birmingham August Sovereign Wealth Funds and Corporate Governance: A Minimalist Response to the New Merchantilism. Sovereign wealth funds (SWFs) have increased dramatically in size as a result of increased commodity prices and the increase in the foreign currency reserves of Asian trading countries. International Political Economy: Trade Policy by:


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Das, Adnan Mazarei, and Han van der Hoorn.—Washington, D.C.: International Monetary Fund, sophisticated management of sovereign wealth funds is their strong and increasing presence in the real estate sector.

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Using four Gulf sovereign wealth funds as case studies – Iran, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and the UAE - this book examines and analyses the history, governance and structure, and investment strategies of the above mentioned funds, in the context of on-going debates about their by: 6.

Sovereign Wealth Funds (SWFs) represent both an increasingly important - and potentially dominant - category of alternative investor, and a novel form for governments to project their interests both home and abroad. As such, they represent both economic actors and embody power vested in the financial and diplomatic resources they can leverage.

This study examines the role of sovereign wealth funds (SWFs) in the global economy and financial system. Sovereign wealth funds are not a new phenomenon in international finance. Governments of a few countries have used similar entities to manage their international financial assets for several decades.

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. eBook Packages Palgrave Political & Intern. SWFs are a means of storing a nation’s wealth separate from the short-term exigencies and political commitments that.

characterize the life of a sovereign nation; in this sense, SWFs are an endowment fund for the conservation of wealth.

Policy Research Working Paper Sovereign wealth funds represent a large and growing pool of savings. An increasing number of these funds are owned by natural resource–exporting countries and have a variety of objectives, including intergenerational equity and macroeconomic Size: KB. Sovereign Wealth Funds and the Global Economy.

Five years ago, sovereign wealth funds (SWFs) were so unknown that there was no common term to describe government-owned funds that in- vested in whole or in part outside their home country.

Andrew Rozanov () of State Street Corporation coined the term “sovereign wealth fund” in May   Sovereign wealth funds (SWFs)—‘special-purpose vehicles that invest sovereign assets in private financial markets’ (p.

14)—have become an increasingly prominent We use cookies to enhance your experience on our continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our use of : Brett Christophers. The Political Economics of Sovereign Wealth Fund Investment Introduction Increasingly over the last 30 years have sovereign wealth fund investments gained traction as a viable means by which states can put excess revenue to work, providing the prospect for improved returns when compared to more conventional state investment options.

THE RISE OF SOVEREIGN WEALTH FUNDS: DEFINITION, ORGANIZATION, AND GOVERNANCE1 Keywords: Sovereign wealth funds, International financial markets, Government policy and regulation and sovereign wealth funds are the single most important expression of this force, as, over the past decade, their total assets have grown to exceed.

This book is the first in-depth analysis of the international tax aspects of sovereign wealth investors, and serves as a comprehensive guide to designing tax policy, from a source State perspective, toward inbound sovereign wealth investment. ‘Authoritarian Capitalism presents a compelling argument based on rigorous academic research, distilling the complex political economy dynamics in the East Asian marketplace.

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Survey of specific articles on the topic. Review of selected articles. Important books: Take the Money and Run: Sovereign Wealth Funds and the Demise of American Prosperity Anderson ()Cited by: 2.

Abstract. Sovereign Wealth Funds (SWFs) are the subject of intense debate. While these financial institutions are hard to define in precise terms, all agree they are government-owned investment funds operating in private financial by: