The Resource Drawing lines in sand and snow : border security and North American economic integration, Bradly J. Condon and Tapen Sinha

Drawing lines in sand and snow : border security and North American economic integration, Bradly J. Condon and Tapen Sinha

Label
Drawing lines in sand and snow : border security and North American economic integration
Title
Drawing lines in sand and snow
Title remainder
border security and North American economic integration
Statement of responsibility
Bradly J. Condon and Tapen Sinha
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
OCLCE
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Condon, Bradly J
Dewey number
337.1/7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC95
LC item number
.C64 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sinha, Tapen
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • North America
  • Free trade
  • Border security
  • Border security
  • Illegal aliens
  • Border patrols
  • Capital movements
  • North America
  • North America
  • United States
Label
Drawing lines in sand and snow : border security and North American economic integration, Bradly J. Condon and Tapen Sinha
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=1360750
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. Bordering on the USA : the political economy of North American integration -- Karma Company : the NAFTA region in a historical context -- Howdy, neighbor! The NAFTA dynamic -- On the CUSP of deeper integration : border talks before September 11 -- "Staunch ally" versus "fair weather friend" : perceptions after September 11 -- Northern exposure : from Cold War allies to terror war allies -- The Southern blues : hard cases need better policies -- 'Nsync : bilateral border initiatives -- A matter of opinion : opinion pools about NAFTA -- Conclusion -- 2. Get me to the plant on time : delivering the goods in an integrated economy -- What's in it for me : why countries trade -- Naked facts : intraregional trade in NAFTA -- Zooming in : convergence in manufacturing -- Planes, trains, and automobiles : efficiency in transportation systems -- Bridge over troubled waters : investing in borders -- From just-in-time to just-in-case : the cost of security -- Trojan boxes : shipping containers and security -- Keep on trucking : Mexican access to U.S. highways -- Highway robbery : hijacking the national security debate -- The not-so-great barrier : implications for business -- Conclusion -- Appendix 2.1. Ports in a storm : plugged passageways on the West coast -- Appendix 2.2. Cyanara security : the terrifying tale of the missing Mexican truck -- 3. Do you know the way to San Jose? : integrating labor markets and securing borders -- Crossing the line : people flows -- Line in the snow : the Canada-United States border -- Waive good-bye : United States-Canada visa coordination -- Line in the sand : the Mexico-United States border -- Still waters run deep : efforts to stem the flow -- Security blankets : labor mobility and social security -- White-collar windows : NAFTA visas in the United States -- Rising dough : business implications of labor mobility -- Conclusion -- Appendix 3.1. Kissing cousins : policing the 49th parallel -- Appendix 3.2. Illegal in the USA : conspiracies, pepper spray, and a Hollywood script
  • 4. Doing the laundry : cross-border capital movements -- Let it flow : NAFTA and barriers to capital flows -- Dirty money : capital flows and security -- Dollars, dollars, everywhere : the prospects for a common currency -- The aliens are coming : foreign direct investment --The color of money : remittances as a source of Mexican capital -- Conclusion -- Appendix 4.1. Freezing their assets off : terrorist financing -- Appendix 4.2. Baby, you can drive my car : Mexico's assembly plants -- Appendix 4.3. Ironclad guarantees : metalclad in Mexico -- 5. Invisible elephants : corruption and cooperation -- The nature of things : defining corruption -- The jet set : international suppliers and demanders -- The girl next door : domestic suppliers and demanders -- Tales from the corrupt : Mexican cases -- Crime and punishment : the big picture in Mexico -- Your money is my money : privatization in Mexico -- I'll show you mine : comparing corruption -- But curiously, folks, : Mexican perceptions -- Changing channels : fixing domestic corruption -- Carcinogenic culture : corruption and the rule of law -- Greasing the big wheels : bribery laws in the NAFTA countries -- The $64,000 toilet seat : government procurement in NAFTA -- Conclusion -- Appendix 5.1. Kidnapping, Mexican style : Thalía and her sisters -- Appendix 5.2. Subnational shenanigans and other trilateral affairs -- Appendix 5.3. The CNI drama : a very hostile takeover -- 6. Three's company : NAFTA as a bloc -- Three-country circus : hoops for businesses -- It's the money, honey : cost of doing business in NAFTA -- The insecurity complex : security and border management -- The right stuff : striking a balance -- Along came a spider : weaving a seamless web -- Winds of change : drawing lines in sand and snow -- Conclusion
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 210 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315290195
Lccn
2003042759
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)654736006
  • (OCoLC)ocn654736006
Label
Drawing lines in sand and snow : border security and North American economic integration, Bradly J. Condon and Tapen Sinha
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=1360750
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. Bordering on the USA : the political economy of North American integration -- Karma Company : the NAFTA region in a historical context -- Howdy, neighbor! The NAFTA dynamic -- On the CUSP of deeper integration : border talks before September 11 -- "Staunch ally" versus "fair weather friend" : perceptions after September 11 -- Northern exposure : from Cold War allies to terror war allies -- The Southern blues : hard cases need better policies -- 'Nsync : bilateral border initiatives -- A matter of opinion : opinion pools about NAFTA -- Conclusion -- 2. Get me to the plant on time : delivering the goods in an integrated economy -- What's in it for me : why countries trade -- Naked facts : intraregional trade in NAFTA -- Zooming in : convergence in manufacturing -- Planes, trains, and automobiles : efficiency in transportation systems -- Bridge over troubled waters : investing in borders -- From just-in-time to just-in-case : the cost of security -- Trojan boxes : shipping containers and security -- Keep on trucking : Mexican access to U.S. highways -- Highway robbery : hijacking the national security debate -- The not-so-great barrier : implications for business -- Conclusion -- Appendix 2.1. Ports in a storm : plugged passageways on the West coast -- Appendix 2.2. Cyanara security : the terrifying tale of the missing Mexican truck -- 3. Do you know the way to San Jose? : integrating labor markets and securing borders -- Crossing the line : people flows -- Line in the snow : the Canada-United States border -- Waive good-bye : United States-Canada visa coordination -- Line in the sand : the Mexico-United States border -- Still waters run deep : efforts to stem the flow -- Security blankets : labor mobility and social security -- White-collar windows : NAFTA visas in the United States -- Rising dough : business implications of labor mobility -- Conclusion -- Appendix 3.1. Kissing cousins : policing the 49th parallel -- Appendix 3.2. Illegal in the USA : conspiracies, pepper spray, and a Hollywood script
  • 4. Doing the laundry : cross-border capital movements -- Let it flow : NAFTA and barriers to capital flows -- Dirty money : capital flows and security -- Dollars, dollars, everywhere : the prospects for a common currency -- The aliens are coming : foreign direct investment --The color of money : remittances as a source of Mexican capital -- Conclusion -- Appendix 4.1. Freezing their assets off : terrorist financing -- Appendix 4.2. Baby, you can drive my car : Mexico's assembly plants -- Appendix 4.3. Ironclad guarantees : metalclad in Mexico -- 5. Invisible elephants : corruption and cooperation -- The nature of things : defining corruption -- The jet set : international suppliers and demanders -- The girl next door : domestic suppliers and demanders -- Tales from the corrupt : Mexican cases -- Crime and punishment : the big picture in Mexico -- Your money is my money : privatization in Mexico -- I'll show you mine : comparing corruption -- But curiously, folks, : Mexican perceptions -- Changing channels : fixing domestic corruption -- Carcinogenic culture : corruption and the rule of law -- Greasing the big wheels : bribery laws in the NAFTA countries -- The $64,000 toilet seat : government procurement in NAFTA -- Conclusion -- Appendix 5.1. Kidnapping, Mexican style : Thalía and her sisters -- Appendix 5.2. Subnational shenanigans and other trilateral affairs -- Appendix 5.3. The CNI drama : a very hostile takeover -- 6. Three's company : NAFTA as a bloc -- Three-country circus : hoops for businesses -- It's the money, honey : cost of doing business in NAFTA -- The insecurity complex : security and border management -- The right stuff : striking a balance -- Along came a spider : weaving a seamless web -- Winds of change : drawing lines in sand and snow -- Conclusion
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 210 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315290195
Lccn
2003042759
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)654736006
  • (OCoLC)ocn654736006

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