globalization: n. the irrational fear that someone in China will take your job

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John Wiley & Sons, Dec 3, 2008 - Political Science - 208 pages
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In Globalization, authors Bruce Greenwald and Judd Kahn cut through the myths surrounding globalization and look more closely at its real impact, presenting a more accurate picture of the present status of globalization and its future consequences. Page by page, they uncover the real facts about globalization and answer the most important questions it raises, including: Will globalization increase or diminish in economic importance? Do higher living standards depend more on global or local conditions– and What are the actual implications of globalization for financial markets?
 

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Presumptuous intellectual wanking. I should have been warned by the trite title that this would be so narrowly focused on the Greenwald's definition of globalization as to be useful only as text for ... Read full review

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Contents

It May Be News But It Isnt
Countries Control Their Fates
Employment Trends for Globalization 3 0
Can We Make Any Money?
International Finance in a Global World
A Genuine Global Economic Problem
Conclusion
Notes
About the Authors
Copyright

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Bruce C. Greenwald, PhD, currently serves as the Robert Heilbrunn Professor of Finance and Asset Management at Columbia University's Graduate School of Business.

Judd Kahn, PhD, is currently COO of Summit Street Capital Management, LLC. They also coauthored Value Investing: From Graham to Buffett and Beyond and Competition Demystified.

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