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Seeking Common Ground on Globalization

  • Murray Weidenbaum
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Abstract

Globalization is one of the great and controversial developments of our time. It is an ongoing process that more closely integrates the many local, regional, and national markets. Globalization is characterized by a rising tendency for national borders to be crossed by people, goods, services, money, information, and ideas. Many specific factors are involved in the fundamental shifts that are occurring in the world economy.

Keywords

Free Trade World Trade Organization Trade Agreement International Labor Organization Dark Side 
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Copyright information

© Martindale Center for the Study of Private Enterprise, Lehigh University 2008

Authors and Affiliations

  • Murray Weidenbaum
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  1. 1.Mallinckrodt Distinguished University Professorship Washington UniversitySt. LouisUSA

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