Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone
  • Android

To get the free app, enter your email address or mobile phone number.

Buy Used
$14.32
+ $3.99 shipping
Used: Very Good | Details
Condition: Used: Very Good
Comment: Lightly read book, still in great shape!No questions return guarantee, great value!
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

Who Gets What?: Domestic Influences on International Negotiations Allocating Shared Resources (Suny Series in Global Politics (Hardcover)) Hardcover – August 21, 2008

5 out of 5 stars 1 customer review

See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Price
New from Used from
Kindle
"Please retry"
Hardcover
"Please retry"
$40.47 $6.94

Top 20 lists in Books
Top 20 lists in Books
View the top 20 best sellers of all time, the most reviewed books of all time and some of our editors' favorite picks. Learn more

Editorial Reviews

Review

The author s argument, in which domestic constraints provided by nongovernmental veto players help states gain their preferred outcome, is an elegant explanation that will be useful in examining a wide range of international negotiations. Elizabeth R. DeSombre, author of Global Environmental Institutions"

From the Back Cover

During international bargaining, who gets the better deal, and why, is one of the questions at the heart of the study of international cooperation. In Who Gets What? Áslaug Ásgeirsdóttir analyzes seven agreements signed throughout a twenty-year span between Iceland and Norway to allocate shared fish stocks. While the Law of the Sea regime provides specific solution concepts for negotiators, it does not dictate the final outcome. Looking at the actual negotiation process and the political and economic constraints negotiators operate under, Ásgeirsdóttir examines how domestic interest groups can directly influence the negotiating process, and thus affect international agreements over scarce resources. Who Gets What? demonstrates empirically that a nation with more domestic constraints on its negotiators gets a better deal.

The author's argument, in which domestic constraints provided by nongovernmental veto players help states gain their preferred outcome, is an elegant explanation that will be useful in examining a wide range of international negotiations." -- Elizabeth R. DeSombre, author of Global Environmental Institutions
NO_CONTENT_IN_FEATURE


Product Details

  • Series: Suny Series in Global Politics (Hardcover)
  • Hardcover: 180 pages
  • Publisher: State University of New York Press (August 21, 2008)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0791475395
  • ISBN-13: 978-0791475393
  • Product Dimensions: 6.2 x 0.9 x 9.1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 12 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #9,992,424 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

More About the Author

Discover books, learn about writers, read author blogs, and more.

Customer Reviews

5 star
100%
4 star
0%
3 star
0%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See the customer review
Share your thoughts with other customers

Top Customer Reviews

Format: Hardcover
Overall, I found the book to provide a compelling explanation why some countries do better than others in international agreements. Initially, I was attracted to the book because the subject of fish stocks migrating between the waters of multiple countries seemed like an intriguing way to get at international relations. With the entire stock potentially imperiled in the waters of either nation, there is a need for some negotiation. Since the author is actually willing to make a judgement about which side was advantaged and to defend that judgement, readers can then start to think about the factors that can lead to one side being advantaged in negotiations. The author's explanation, which in part shows how negotiators can be advantaged by demonstrating that they are plausibly constrained by entities like interest groups, is supported by interesting stories, interview accounts, and a straightforward presentation of quantitative information.
Comment 1 of 1 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Report abuse