Local Dynamics in an Era of Globalization

These papers discuss some of the major aspects of decentralization and urban change in the context of globalization.

Local Dynamics in an Era of Globalization

These papers discuss some of the major aspects of decentralization and urban change in the context of globalization.

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Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-05 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Globalization has changed the context for, and the organizational forms of, politics, unleashing forces in support of, and in opposition to, the globalization dynamic. Investigating the dynamics of change and development in two regions of the world economy, Latin America and Asia, this book evaluates these forces, their political dynamics,
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Language: en
Pages: 234
Authors: Jonathan Rutherford
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-08 - Publisher: Routledge

This title was first published in 2003. Globalisation can be seen to provide the context for epoch-defining changes in social and economic forms of organisation. However, it has also changed the context for and the organisational forms of politics, unleashing forces in support of, and in opposition to, the globalisation
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Language: en
Pages: 475
Authors: John Ravenhill
Categories: Globalization
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"Global Political Economy offers a comprehensive introduction to the field by combining theory, history, and contemporary issues and debates. The authors, who are all leading international experts, introduce readers to the diversity of perspectives in GPE through chapters that combine careful analysis with detailed empirical material. New to this edition:
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Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Satya Dev Gupta
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-06 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Dynamics of Globalization and Development debates the role of structural adjustment programs and policies, the implication of financial liberalization for growth and stability, the effects of foreign direct investment and the associated behavior of multinationals in terms of intellectual property rights, the diffusion of technology, growth and development. Many contributors
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Language: de
Pages: 1165
Authors: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Soziologie. Kongress
Categories: Social Science
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