The Future of Non-State Authority on Canadian Staples Industries: Assessing the Emergence of Forest Certification

@inproceedings{Cashore2007TheFO,
  title={The Future of Non-State Authority on Canadian Staples Industries: Assessing the Emergence of Forest Certification},
  author={Benjamin William Cashore and Graeme Auld and James Lawson and Deanna Newsom},
  year={2007}
}
Abstract Virtually all of the literature on Canada as a “staples state” has focused on two related topics: the impact of a historically staples-based economy on the development of the Canadian state's structure, function and policy outcomes; and, given these historical influences, the ability and capacity state officials might have to veer Canada off this “hinterland” pathway by facilitating a more diversified Canadian economy less dependent on the US “metropole”. While these foci are important… CONTINUE READING