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Global Poverty, Global Warming by Marika Rose & Caroline Harmon

Global Poverty, Global Warming by Marika Rose & Caroline Harmon

  This paper, written for World Vision’s Orange Paper series, explores why climate change is a development issue.

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Globalization and the world economy – for richer for poorer, for better or worse? by Paul Mills

Globalization and the world economy – for richer for poorer, for better or worse? by Paul Mills

  Summary Globalization is transforming the world for both good and ill, although it is neither new nor inevitable. Globalization is largely innocent of the crimes for which it is usually charged. It has the potential dramatically to reduce global poverty and undermine repressive regimes. But globalization challenges the viability of the nation state and […]

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Is economic globalization sustainable?

Is economic globalization sustainable?

Peter Heslam, June 2004 Globalization is the buzzword of the moment. But what does it mean? Opinions are sharply divided, but there is a general consensus that contemporary economic globalization means the increasing integration of national economies into a global market, made possible by the rise of communication and information technology, air travel, large multinational […]

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