Globalization

Globalization: undoubtedly the megatrend of our time. The Internet facilitates the flow of information, money and goods all around the globe. Emerging nations, particularly China, reveal the flipside of globalization to Western countries. Read these summaries to keep up-to-date on this topic.
In: Economics

Summaries

The New Dangerous Class

Guy Standing

Bloomsbury, 2014

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Ten Reasons We’re Wrong About the World – and Why Things Are Better Than You Think

Hans Rosling et al.

Flatiron Books, 2018

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Michael E. Porter

Free Press, 1998

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The Next Generation of American Preeminence and the Coming Global Disorder

Peter Zeihan

Twelve, 2014

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How Having the Food We Want When We Want It Threatens Our Food Supply and Our Future

Rob Dunn

Little, Brown US, 2017

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The History and Geopolitics of the World’s Oceans

James Stavidris

Penguin Press, 2017

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Navigating the Hazards of a New Economy

Gerald F. Davis

Berrett-Koehler, 2016

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The End of Globalization, the Return of History

Stephen D. King

Yale UP, 2017

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Shaping the Choices of a Rising Power

Thomas J. Christensen

W.W. Norton, 2015

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The Magnificent, Maddening, Mysterious World of Transportation

Edward Humes

Harper, 2016

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