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Sandler, Todd

Works: 170 works in 535 publications in 4 languages and 10,959 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Other, Compiler
Classifications: HV6431, 337
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Most widely held works by Todd Sandler
The political economy of terrorism by Walter Enders( Book )

32 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The authors apply economic methodology - theoretical & empirical - with political analysis to the study of domestic & transnational terrorism. Included are discussions of the dilemma faced by liberal democracies, current trends in terrorism & hostage incidents
The theory of externalities, public goods, and club goods by Richard Cornes( Book )

40 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book presents a theoretical treatment of externalities (i.e., uncompensated interdependencies), public goods, and club goods. Aimed at advanced undergraduate and graduate students making their first serious foray into this branch of economics, the book will also interest professional economists wanting to discover what their colleagues in public economics have been working on in recent years. As such, it attempts to tie together the most recent contributions in public economics, available in many diverse sources. The book will be suitable for courses concerned with public expenditure analysis, where no other single source for this material is currently available. Applications, theory, and policy aspects of public expenditure analysis are presented. Useful new graphical tools are also included. Among the topics included are: Nash equilibria, Lindahl equilibria, club theory, preference-revelation mechanisms, Coase theorem, externalities, and game theory
Global challenges : an approach to environmental, political, and economic problems by Todd Sandler( Book )

16 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using simple economic reasoning, this book analyzes a broad range of global challenges including global warming, ozone shield depletion, acid rain, nuclear waste disposal, revolution dispersion, international terrorism, disease eradication, population growth, tropical deforestation, and peacemaking. These challenges are put into perspective in terms of scientific, economic, and political considerations. Many of these contingencies are shown to be solvable or reduceable without much explicit coordination among nations. Although there is no single panacea for these challenges, much can be done to tailor solutions. This book is intended for a wide audience drawn from the social sciences, including economics, environmental studies, political science, sociology, and public policy. It should also interest the general reader who wants to learn about global challenges
The political economy of NATO : past, present, and into the 21st century by Todd Sandler( Book )

15 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Using simple economic methods while accounting for political and institutional factors, this book puts forward a political economy viewpoint of NATO's current status and its future prospects. A balanced picture of NATO is presented that is sensitive to the perspectives from both sides of the Atlantic. This is accomplished by accounting for the institutional features and the philosophical aspects that distinguish government decision makers and the defense establishment in North America from their counterparts in Europe. A host of NATO policy concerns are addressed, including the optimal membership for the alliance, its role in peacekeeping missions worldwide, the appropriate methods for deterring terrorism, and proper procurement practices for the next generation of weapons. Additional topics concern defense burden sharing, arms trade, NATO's institutional structure, and NATO's role vis-a-vis other international organizations. Although the analysis is rigorous, the book is intended for a wide audience drawn from political science and economics."--Jacket
Economic concepts for the social sciences by Todd Sandler( Book )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The primary purpose of this work is to present some of the key economic concepts that guided economic thinking in the 20th century and to identify which of these concepts will continue to direct economic thought in the coming decades
Collective action : theory and applications by Todd Sandler( Book )

22 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and Spanish and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbook of defense economics by Todd Sandler( Book )

51 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second volume of the Handbook of Defense Economics addresses defense needs, practices, threats, and policies in the modern era of globalization. This new era concerns the enhanced cross-border flows of all kinds (e.g., capital and labor flows, revolutionary rhetoric, guerrillas, and terrorists) including the spillovers of benefits and costs associated with public goods and transnational externalities (i.e., uncompensated interdependencies affecting two or more nations). These ever-increasing flows mean that military armaments and armies are less able to keep out security threats. Thus, novel defense and security barriers are needed to protect borders that are porous to terrorists, pollutants, political upheavals, and conflicts. Even increased trade and financial flows imply novel security challenges and defenses. Globalization also underscores the importance of a new set of institutions (e.g., the European Union and global governance networks) and agents (e.g., nongovernmental organizations and partnerships). This volume addresses the security challenges in this age of globalization, where conflicts involve novel tactics, new technologies, asymmetric warfare, different venues, and frightening weapons
Public goods and public policy( Book )

15 editions published between 1978 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Global collective action by Todd Sandler( Book )

15 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Global Collective Action' examines the successes & failures of international collective action to determine what factors promote or impede global initiatives. Why has smallpox been eradicated, but drug smuggling cannot be curtailed? Todd Sandler draws on elementary game theory to find out
The Theory and structures of international political economy by Todd Sandler( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Economics of defence spending : an international survey( Book )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1990, this is an authoritative account of defence spending and policy in both developing and developed countries. The book provides case-studies and comparitive materiel for policy-makers, civil servants, and military staffs throughout hte world. It will also be of great use to students of economics, politics, international relations, and policy studies
The future of development assistance : common pools and international public goods by S. M. Ravi Kanbur( Book )

10 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Development assistance is beset by two challenges; its past ineffectivenness in achieving the objectives of development and poverty reduction, and the emergence of a range of transnational problems affecting both developed and developing countries. How can aid be delivered more effectively? And how can it assist in international public goods which solve transnational problems? In this essay, the authors propose a twofold framework to guide development assistance: an approach to country-focused aid that would minimize coordination difficulties and enhance recipient country ownership, and a nuanced scheme for the provision of international public goods."--Jacket
The political economy of public goods and international cooperation by Todd Sandler( Book )

6 editions published between 1978 and 1982 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transnational cooperation : an issue-based approach by Clint Peinhardt( Book )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This title presents an analysis of transnational cooperation or collective action that stresses basic concepts and intuition. Factors are identified that facilitate and/or inhibit such cooperation. Elementary game theory is used as a tool for illustrating ideas and discussion. Game theory shows that rational actors (for example, countries, firms, or individuals) must account for the responses of other rational actors. The book assumes no prior knowledge of game theory; all game-theoretic concepts and analyses are explained in detail to the reader
The economics of conflict( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On financing global and international public goods by Todd Sandler( )

10 editions published in 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

July 2001 Not all international public goods (IPGs) pose the same financial challenges. For some, encouraging adequate funding requires much ingenuity. For still other IPGs, incentives are consistent with the operation of markets or clubs; no official intervention is required as the IPGs are financed unofficially, with few transaction costs. Three dimensions of public goods--nonrivalry of benefits, the possibility of being excluded from benefits, and the technology for aggregating public supply--determine what kinds of institutions and transnational actions are required for their provision and financing. For some public goods--especially those for which the exclusion of nonpayers is not feasible--these properties are such that a public sector push is needed or the good will not be financed. This push can come from a supranational structure (such as the World Bank, the United Nations, or the European Union) that directly or indirectly collects the requisite fees from its members to underwrite international public goods (IPGs). To understand the role of international institutions in promoting IPGs, one must ascertain the nature of the good and whether it requires a push, a coax, or no assistance from a supranational structure or influential nation(s) and agents (such as charitable foundations). The transnational community should explicitly direct scarce resources only to those global and international public goods that need either a significant push or only a smaller coax by the transnational community. When clubs or markets can finance international public goods, the community should sit back and let incentives guide the actions of sovereign nations. This paper--a product of the Economic Policy and Prospects Group--is part of a larger effort in the group to analyze the financing requirements for international public goods. The author may be contacted at
Handbook of defense economics( Book )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International terrorism in the 1980s : a chronology of events. Vol 1, 1980-1983. Vol 2, 1984-1987 by Edward F Mickolus( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The political economy of terrorism
Alternative Names
Sandler, T. 1946-

Sandler, Todd

Sandler, Todd M.

Sandler, Todd M. 1946-

Sandler, Todd Michael 1946-

Сэндлер, Тодд

サンドラー, T

The theory of externalities, public goods, and club goodsGlobal challenges : an approach to environmental, political, and economic problemsThe political economy of NATO : past, present, and into the 21st centuryEconomic concepts for the social sciencesCollective action : theory and applicationsHandbook of defense economicsGlobal collective actionThe Economics of defence spending : an international survey