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Progressive globalisation towards an international social democracy by Jacobs, Michael

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Published by Fabian Society in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Globalization.,
  • Socialism.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementMichael Jacobs, Adam Lent and Kevin Watkins.
SeriesFabian ideas -- 608
ContributionsLent, Adam., Watkins, Kevin., Fabian Society.
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 80p. ;
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16255340M
ISBN 100716306085

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America s hegemonic project in the post 9/11 era is the Globalization of War whereby the U.S.-NATO military machine --coupled with covert intelligence operations, economic sanctions and the thrust of regime change- is deployed in all major regions of the world. Globalization: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions #86), Manfred B. Steger For many scholars and political activists, globalization encompasses a variety of economic, political, cultural, ideological, and environmental practices that have accelerated in the last few decades/5(88).   Globalisation is not going away, which means that it needs to be reformed and managed in better ways. Progressives need urgently to move into this debate. But lately too many have been drawn towards a fatal embrace of nationalism and have articulated forms of ‘progressive deglobalisation’. These are mistaken moves. Download PDF Globalization And Progressive Economic Policy book full free. Globalization And Progressive Economic Policy available for download and read online in other f. This text presents a devastating critique of the currently fashionable idea of globalisation. Using comprehensive and non-technical language this book looks at the world.

  The belief in the efficiency of free-trade globalisation is based on abstract microeconomic reasoning disconnected from our real world. From David Ricardo’s comparative advantage and Eli Heckscher and Bertil Ohlin’s neoclassical model to Paul Krugman’s somewhat more realistic new trade theory, micro-reasoning ignores the basic Keynesian insight that the overall demand for goods and. Globalisation is on the ropes and its time for ‘Progressive Protectionism’ Thursday January 12th, Published as an e-book ‘Progressive Protectionism – taking back control’ provides environmentalist Colin Hines’ alternative vision to that likely to be paraded on the world’s stage next week. Rather than being as bold as the author seems to think, her proposed policy responses are a bare minimum that progressives should view as necessary for “a more equitable globalisation”: better. Globalization largely refers to the movement toward an integrated global economy, marked by the free exchange of goods and capital. In popular discourse, Globalization is often related to the Internet revolution, the neo-liberal or free-market economies and the predominantly western political, economic and cultural style.