After Hegemony: Cooperation and Discord in the World Political Economy

  title={After Hegemony: Cooperation and Discord in the World Political Economy},
  author={Jock A. Finlayson and Robert O. Keohane},
  journal={International Journal},
This book is a comprehensive study of cooperation among the advanced capitalist countries. Can cooperation persist without the dominance of a single power, such as the United States after World War II? To answer this pressing question, Robert Keohane analyzes the institutions, or "international regimes," through which cooperation has taken place in the world political economy and describes the evolution of these regimes as American hegemony has eroded. Refuting the idea that the decline of… 

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