Consumption, Globalization, and Development

Consumption, Globalization, and Development

by Jeffrey James
     
 

This volume is concerned with the complexities of the relationship between globalization and different groups of consumers in developing countries. Globalization, it is argued, can yield frustration and disappointment as well as welfare gains for consumers; it may, but does not necessarily, displace local products and via the rapid recent expansion of the mass media,…  See more details below

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This volume is concerned with the complexities of the relationship between globalization and different groups of consumers in developing countries. Globalization, it is argued, can yield frustration and disappointment as well as welfare gains for consumers; it may, but does not necessarily, displace local products and via the rapid recent expansion of the mass media, it offers policy-makers new opportunities to deal with acute social problems.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780333772669
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press
Publication date:
01/01/2000
Pages:
142
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.66(h) x (d)

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