Globalization

Digital Money: Implications for Emerging Market and Developing Economies

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 17/01/2020 - 1:55am in

A clinical look at digital money ideas for developing economies finds the benefits are narrower than boosters would have you believe.

Trump’s China Trade Deal Handwave

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 16/01/2020 - 10:54pm in

There's not much to like in the Trump "Phase 1" China trade deal because there's not much to it.

Conservative Win in Britain Means More Than Economic Trouble Ahead

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 14/01/2020 - 7:41pm in

In an uncertain economic context, the Conservative election win means a loss for health and the environment.

Inequality and Trade: Simulation Evidence for 54 Developing Nations

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Sat, 11/01/2020 - 1:55am in

A full-throated defense of more liberalized trade for developing nations...when the data is somewhat mixed.

Brexit: The End of the Beginning?

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 10/01/2020 - 10:13pm in

Brexit jockeying is underway.

Why US Hostility Towards Chinese Tech Groups Feels Like Déjà Vu

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 09/01/2020 - 1:55am in

US reactions to Chinese competitive threats are an awful lot like the ones to Japan of the 1980s, but the US now has a lot less leverage.

We Asked, You Answered: Here’s How The Climate Changed Your Lives In 2019

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 26/12/2019 - 10:45pm in

No matter where you live, climate change will find you

The 2019 SASE’s Alice Amsden Book Award goes to ‘The Specter of Global China’ by Ching Kwan Lee

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 26/12/2019 - 5:44am in

The winner of the inaugural Alice Amsden Book Award of the Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics is The Specter of Global China: Politics, Labor, and Foreign Investment in Africa, by Ching Kwan Lee, Professor of Sociology at the University of California, Los … Continue reading →

Boris Johnson’s win is huge victory for anti-globalization movement

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 13/12/2019 - 9:28pm in

Boris Johnson’s crushing win in Britain should be seen by progressives as a huge victory for the anti-globalization movement that grew out of the 1999 Battle of Seattle. This election was another referendum on Brexit, on the public’s overwhelming resistance to the massive

The post Boris Johnson’s win is huge victory for anti-globalization movement appeared first on Greg Palast.

In the Shadow of Impeachment, Neoliberal Democrats Hand Trump a Victory With USMCA (“NAFTA 2.0”)

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 13/12/2019 - 4:41pm in

By Thomas Neuburger. Originally published at DownWithTyranny! Donald Trump discussing the new NAFTA trade deal (source) If Trump gets re-elected, if Big Tech continues to evade accountability, if imperial adventures continue abroad, if migrant farmworkers cannot feed their families, you can trace it back to this Tuesday, and the actions a House Speaker took while […]

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