Governing Through Standards : Origins, Drivers and Limitations Hardback
Edited by Stefano Ponte, Peter Gibbon, Jakob Vestergaard
Part of the International Political Economy Series series
The authors shows how and why standards are used as governance tools.
They follow the historical development of standards and their new forms and roles, across the substantive areas of industrial and organizational 'quality', the financial sector, environment, and labour.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 315 pages, XVI, 315 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 26/08/2011
- Category: Public administration
- ISBN: 9780230295407