Theses and Dissertations
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The future of MERCOSUR
(Monterey California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2004-12)
With the absence of a bipolar international system and the rise of globalization, there are two tracks of foreign diplomatic and economic policy that nation-states can pursue. These can be competing or complementary. The ...
Turkey and European Union. problems and prospects for membership
(Monterey California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2004-06)
For Turkey, Europe was the model for modernization since the era of Kemal Ataturk. Turkey's relations with Europe started with the Ankara agreement and the opening of the custom union. Since then, the country has strived ...
Organized crime and national security: the Albanian case
(Monterey California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2004-03)
This thesis argues that the building of the democratic institutions in new democracies was and still is a painstaking task. It shows that the new institutions are fragile and at times unable to cope with powerful organized ...
Democratic elected socialist presidents and free-market reforms: a political economy examination
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2004-03)
Left-of-center parties are rhetorically against liberalizing markets, but historical evidence proves otherwise in certain situations. The United States is vitally interested in the democratic and economic success of ...
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