TITLE

One Worldism

AUTHOR(S)
Ferguson, Tim
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;3/27/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 5, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article comments on several issues related to globalization. Technologies are being combined with intelligence and sometimes with forces from around the world into a common labor group. State ownership may or may not give a multinational company a significant advantage but will lead to uncertainties. Institutions like the World Trade Organization should be able to arbitrate disputes and build confidence and openness.
ACCESSION #
20976993

 

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