NGO Power in Global Social and Environmental Standard-Setting

@article{Bostrm2010NGOPI,
  title={NGO Power in Global Social and Environmental Standard-Setting},
  author={Magnus Bostr{\"o}m and Magnus Kristina Tamm Hallstr{\"o}m},
  journal={Global Environmental Politics},
  year={2010},
  volume={10},
  pages={36 - 59}
}
  • Magnus Boström, Magnus Kristina Tamm Hallström
  • Published 2010
  • Economics
  • Global Environmental Politics
  • We have seen a worldwide increase in new nonstate, multi-stakeholder organizations setting standards for socially and environmentally responsible behavior. These standard-setting arenas offer new channels for political participation for NGOs. Scholars have drawn attention to the rise and the role of NGOs in global politics, but there is less research on the power and long-term implications of NGO participation in transnational multi-stakeholder standard-setting. This article analyzes NGOs… CONTINUE READING

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