Globalization and the American Century

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Cambridge University Press, Jun 30, 2003 - Business & Economics - 343 pages
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Revolutionary improvements in technology combined with the leadership elite's enthusiasm for de-regulation of markets and free trade to fuel American-style globalization. The nation rose to economic power after the Spanish-American War, and won both world wars and the Cold war, after which America's power and cultural influence soared as business and financial interests pursued the long-term quest for global markets. But, the tragic events of September 2001 and the growing volatility of global finance, raised questions about whether the era of American-led globalization was sustainable, or vulnerable to catastrophic collapse.

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Alfred E. Eckes, Jr., is Professor Emeritus of history at Ohio University.

Thomas W. Zeiler is professor and chair of the Department of History at the University of Colorado at Boulder. His books include Free Trade, Free World: The Advent of GATT and Dean Rusk: Defending the American Mission Abroad. He is the executive editor of the journal Diplomatic History and received the 2001 Stuart L. Bernath Lecture Prize from the Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations.