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In defense of globalization

Author: Bhagwati, Jagdish Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP) 2007.Edition: With a new afterwordLanguage: EnglishDescription: 330 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780195330939Type of document: BookBibliography/Index: Includes bibliographical references and index and glossary
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Includes bibliographical references and index and glossary


In Defense of Globalization With a New Aferword Contents Preface ix I Coping with Anti-Globalization 1 Anti-Globalization: Why? 3 2 Globalization: Socially, Not Just Economically, Benign 28 3 Globalization Is Good but Not Good Enough 32 4 Non-Governmental Organizations 36 II Globalization's Human Face: Trade and Corporations 5 Poverty: Enhanced or Diminished? 51 6 Child Labor: Increased or Reduced? 68 7 Women: Harmed or Helped? 73 8 Democracy at Bay? 92 9 Culture Imperiled or Enriched? 106 10 Wages and Labor Standards at Stake? 122 11 Environment in Peril? 135 12 Corporations: Predatory or Beneficial? 162 III Other Dimensions of Globalization 13 The Perils of Gung-ho International Financial Capitalism 199 14 International Flows of Humanity 208 IV Appropriate Governance: Making Globalization Work Better 15 Appropriate Governance: An Overview 221 16 Coping with Downsides 228 17 Accelerating the Achievement of Social Agendas 240 18 Managing Transitions: Optimal, Not Maximal, Speed 253 V In Conclusion 19 And So, Let Us Begin Anew 265 Afterword 267 Glossary: Acronyms, Phrases and Concepts 287 Notes 293 Index 319

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