Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 February 2021

280 Pages | 21

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197529812

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Market Power Politics

War, Institutions, and Strategic Delay in World Politics

Stephen E. Gent and Mark J.C. Crescenzi

  • Presents a new theory linking economic markets to war, gray zone conflict, and strategic delay
  • Examines three critical moments in modern international politics: the Persian Gulf War, Russia's conflict with Ukraine, and China's expansion in the South China Sea
  • Explains the theory in an accessible way and emphasizes its policy applications

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