<html><head /> <body> <META http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-16"><title>Global Governance in the World at 2000</title><meta name="keywords" content="governance,2000,ages,anti-imperialism,crisis,critique,economics,fred,global,globalisation,globalization,halliday,imperialism,international,middle,millennium,organisations,organizations,politics,reform,revolution,social,theory,twentieth,World,west,"><table style="font-family:Verdana; font-size:larger; " align="center" border="0" width="50%"><tbody><tr> <td style="background-color:silver; border-color:white; border-left-style:none; border-style:none; " width="730"><span style="font-family:Verdana; font-size:larger; ">Global Governance in the World at 2000</span></td> </tr> <tr> </tr> </tbody></table><br><table style="font-family:Verdana; font-size:medium; " align="center" bgcolor="white" border="0" width="50%"><tbody><tr> <td height="131" width="669"><p><span style="font-family:Verdana; font-size:x-small;"><strong>Editors Introduction</strong></span><span style="font-family:Verdana; font-size:x-small; "> As part of a series of talks at the LSE on the world in the year 2000, Fred Halliday, a leading figure in international relations, considers the issue of global governance. Global governance is understood as an issue of governance through institutions, international organisations and national governments, but also as a minimum framework of rules necessary to tackle global problems. This story casts a critical eye over the many alternative attitudes toward global governance, paying particular attention to the doom and gloom theories regarding globalisation and international organisations.</span></p> <p align="center"><br> <span style="font-family:Verdana; font-size:x-small; "><A HREF="1985_500.ram" TARGET="_blank"><IMG src="1985_500Th.jpg" id="4608" type="3" align="center" width="102" height="102" url="1985_500.ram"></A></span><br> <br> <br> <span style="font-family:Verdana; font-size:x-small; font-style:italic; ">Copyright The London School of Economics and Political Science.</span></p></td> </tr> </tbody></table> </body></html>