Economics Unit 8 – Globalization: characteristics and trends

18.1 – 8a – globalization: characteristics and trends Globalization – the movement toward a more integrated and interdependent world economy People are buying more foreign products 16.1 – International Trade – absolute and comparative advantage Why nations trade Specialization is an important reason for trade Exports – the goods and services that a nation sells…

Globalization and Abuse of human rights

The notion of world integration has been much appraised as advancing the human rights situation worldwide considering the fact that globalization has resulted in the formation of international human rights bodies such as the united nation and international criminal court, whereas UNICEF watches the human rights of children, international cooperation has resulted in the formulation…

Fast Food Globalization

Globalization is a worldwide scale of growth, an ongoing process where economies, cultures and societies are being increasingly integrated. Today, it has become a very controversial issue. Globalization has both positive and negative effects on the world.  Positive effects include the reality that large scale companies that once only outsourced to western countries are now…