Winners and Losers in Globalization

Winners and Losers in Globalization

Author(s): Guillermo de la Dehesa

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

Print ISBN: 9781405133821

Online ISBN: 9780470774038

DOI: 10.1002/9780470774038

About this Book

Seeking reason in the impassioned globalization debate, de la Dehesa examines who stands to win and who stands to lose from the process of globalization, in a style accessible to readers unfamiliar with economic theory.

  • Objectively and dispassionately illuminates the emotionally charged globalization debate;

  • Acknowledges that the costs and benefits of globalization will not be distributed evenly;

  • Details the economic effects of globalization on individuals, governments, nation-states and business;

Assesses the impact of globalization on both labor markets and financial markets, on global economic growth and on income distribution and real convergence between different national economies.

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