Dynamics of Gobalisation

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THE DYNAMICS OF GLOBALISATION
Understanding globalisation. ..................................................................................................... 3 I) Who rules? ........................................................................................................................ 7 A) 1) 2) B) 1) 2) 3) C) 1) 2) 3) 4) II) A) B) 1) 2) 3) C) 1) 2) 3) D) III) A) 1) 2) B) The role of TNCs....................................................................................................... 7 Case study: Nike a corporate firm........................................................................ 7 Major actors of globalisation. .............................................................................. 8 Governmental organisations ................................................................................... 9 Attract foreign investments (FDI)......................................................................... 9 Creation of trade blocs....................................................................................... 10 Limitations of governmental action ................................................................... 11 International organisations.................................................................................... 12 Financial institutions ......................................................................................... 12 Critics .................................................................................................................. 12 The role of the United Nations Organisation..................................................... 14 The role of NGOs ............................................................................................... 14 New means of communication and transport: a shrinking world......................... 15 Changes in the manufacturing industry................................................................. 16 The Clark-Fisher Model. ..................................................................................... 16 Industrialisation vs deindustrialisation .............................................................. 17 An example of a global product: the Apple iPhone. .......................................... 19 Globalisation of the primary and tertiary sectors ................................................. 21 Primary activities................................................................................................ 21 Services............................................................................................................... 21 Tourism............................................................................................................... 22 Is globalisation the destruction of local cultures?................................................. 25 Flow of capital........................................................................................................ 26 FDIs ..................................................................................................................... 26 Remittances........................................................................................................ 28 Trade flows............................................................................................................. 29 1

The process of globalisation: .......................................................................................... 15

Effects of globalisation.................................................................................................... 26

C) 1) 2) 3) IV) A) 1) 2) B) 1) 2) 3) C) V) A) B) C) D) 1) 2)

International Migrations........................................................................................ 30 How to explain economic migrations:................................................................ 31 Brain drain .......................................................................................................... 32 Costs and...
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