Why Globalization Works

Why Globalization Works

by Martin Wolf
     
 

ISBN-10: 0300102526

ISBN-13: 9780300102529

Pub. Date: 06/01/2004

Publisher: Yale University Press

The debate on globalization has reached a level of passionate intensity that inhibits rational discussion. In this book, one of the world's foremost economic commentators explains how globalization works and why it makes sense. Martin Wolf confronts the charges against globalization, delivers a devastating critique of each and outlines a more hopeful future.  See more details below

Overview

The debate on globalization has reached a level of passionate intensity that inhibits rational discussion. In this book, one of the world's foremost economic commentators explains how globalization works and why it makes sense. Martin Wolf confronts the charges against globalization, delivers a devastating critique of each and outlines a more hopeful future.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300102529
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
06/01/2004
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

List of tables and figures
Acknowledgements
Preface : why I wrote this book
Pt. IThe dabate
Ch. 1Enter the 'new millennium collectivists'3
Ch. 2What liberal globalization means13
Pt. IIWhy a global market economy makes sense
Ch. 3Markets, democracy and peace24
Ch. 4The 'magic' of the market40
Ch. 5Physician, heal thyself58
Ch. 6The market crosses borders77
Pt. IIIWhy there is too little globalization
Ch. 7Globalization in the long run96
Ch. 8Rise, fall and rise of a liberal global economy106
Pt. IVWhy the critics are wrong
Ch. 9Incensed about inequality138
Ch. 10Traumatized by trade173
Ch. 11Cowed by corporations220
Ch. 12Sad about the state249
Ch. 13Fearful of finance278
Pt. VHow to make the world better
Ch. 14Today's threats, tomorrow's promises307
Notes321
References364
Index381

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