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Bello, Walden F.

Overview
Works: 111 works in 321 publications in 9 languages and 9,249 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: HC59.7, 337.73
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Walden F Bello
 
Most widely held works by Walden F Bello
Dark victory the United States and global poverty by Walden F Bello( Book )

19 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and Turkish and held by 1,669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bello argues that lower barriers to imports, removal of restrictions on foreign investments, privatisation of state owned activities, reduction in social welfare spending, and wage cuts and devaluation of local currencies - all conditions of structural adjustment loans from the North - have had disastrous consequences. Dark Victory is now reissued with a new epilogue by the authors."--Jacket
Deglobalization : ideas for a new world economy by Walden F Bello( Book )

26 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"How to manage the world economy - and, more fundamentally, whether humanity wishes it to go in an ever more market-oriented, transnational corporation-dominated and capital-footloose direction - is the most important international question of our time. In this short and trenchant history of those bodies - the World Bank, IMF, WTO and Group of Seven - which have promoted this economic globalization, Walden Bello points to their manifest failings; examines the major new ideas put forward for reforming the management of the world economy; and argues for a much more fundamental shift towards a decentralized, pluralistic system of global economic governance allowing countries to follow development strategies sensitive to their own values and particular mix of constraints and opportunities."--BOOK JACKET
The food wars by Walden F Bello( Book )

13 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walden Bello traces the evolution of the violent protests across the global South, in response to rocketing food prices, that highlighted a flaw in the modern system of world trade. This book speaks out against the obscene imbalance in the most basic commodities between northern and southern hemispheres
Dilemmas of domination : the unmaking of the American empire by Walden F Bello( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Walden Bello punctures the myth of America's invincibility, revealing its carefully concealed contradictions. He shows how, despite the enormity of the U.S. defense budget, American forces are critically overextended - a condition bound to intensify as each local "victory" breeds simmering resistance and new confrontations elsewhere. He points to the empire's looming economic breakdown, the result of its gargantuan military costs, record-breaking deficits, and exploitative trade and investment relations with developing countries. On the political front, he warns of the disillusionment mounting around the world in response to America's failure to champion liberal democracy. Everywhere America goes, crony capitalism, gross inequalities in income, and the hostile coercion of foreign peoples undermine its pretenses of justice and inclusion, leaving embittered - and often violently vengeful - populations in its wake."--Jacket
A Siamese tragedy : development and disintegration in modern Thailand by Walden F Bello( Book )

17 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and Thai and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Thailand has come to be known as the Fifth Tiger. With the Asian economic collapse of 1997-1998, this book poses the central question: Is this merely a short term crisis or is there a real prospect of Thailand being pushed back into Third World status? The International Monetary Fund has intervened with an irrelevant, indeed damaging policy package that promises to determine the outcome." "A Siamese Tragedy argues that, even before the collapse, the Thai economy had feet of clay. Walden Bello and his co-authors show how vested interests, local and international, propelled the Thai people down a particular path which is unsustainable in terms of human exploitation, social disruption, ecological damage and economic fragility. Thailand, like rest of the world, needs to rethink the fundamentals of its economic model."--Jacket
The future in the balance : essays on globalization and resistance by Walden F Bello( Book )

9 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Capitalism's last stand? deglobalization in the age of austerity by Walden F Bello( )

8 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This eye-opening and often scathing book provides a forensic dissection of contemporary capitalism's multiple crises. Trenchant but constructive, Walden Bello's analysis of the collapse of the global real economy, covering such issues as the Wall Street meltdown, the disintegration of the Greek economy, and the rise of China, emphasizes the ever more pressing need to engage in a radical process of deglobalization towards a decentralized, pluralistic world system
American lake : nuclear peril in the Pacific by Peter Hayes( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Development debacle, the World Bank in the Philippines by Walden F Bello( Book )

10 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dragons in distress : Asia's miracle economies in crisis by Walden F Bello( Book )

9 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Global finance : new thinking on regulating speculative capital markets by Walden F Bello( Book )

6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A movement of movements : is another world really possible?( Book )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Movement of Movements" charts the strategic thinking behind the mosaic of movements currently challenging neoliberal globalization. In this collection leading theorists and activists discuss their personal formation as radicals, and the history of their movement
People and power in the Pacific : the struggle for the post-Cold War order by Walden F Bello( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Down with colonialism! by Chí Minh Hồ( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from the writings of Ho Chi Minh
Brave new third world : strategies for survival in the global economy by Walden F Bello( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Italian and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The anti-development state : the political economy of permanent crisis in the Philippines by Walden F Bello( Book )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walden Bello, the Philippines' leading economist presents an assessment of the failure of the Philippines to address poverty and social inequality
Modernization: its impact in the Philippines by Walden F Bello( Book )

16 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. sponsored low-intensity conflict in the Philippines by Walden F Bello( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in Japanese and English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

East Timor : blood and tears in Asean by Sonny Inbaraj( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Bello, Walden.

Bello, Walden 1945-

Bello, Walden F. 1945-

Bēnlō, Wō̜ndēn

Bēnlō, Wōndēn 1945-

والدن بلّو، 1945-

ベリョ, ワルデン

ベロー, ウォルデン

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Deglobalization : ideas for a new world economyThe food warsDilemmas of domination : the unmaking of the American empireA Siamese tragedy : development and disintegration in modern ThailandThe future in the balance : essays on globalization and resistanceDragons in distress : Asia's miracle economies in crisisGlobal finance : new thinking on regulating speculative capital marketsA movement of movements : is another world really possible?