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Globalization and Technology
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Globalization and Technology Globalization is a process of interaction and integration between the people, companies/organizations, and governments of different nations around the world. This is a process that has been compelled by international trade and investment for many years. More recently, globalization has been supported and driven by information technology as well. Moreover, globalization has had tremendous effects on the environment, culture, political systems, economic development, and the physical wellness of humans in societies around the world. 1 Globalization is not new concept. For thousands of years, people have been buying, selling, and trading with others across great distances. For example, during the Middle Ages, the “Silk Road” ran across Central Asia and connected China with Europe, allowing for extensive trade. Additionally, people and industries have invested in other countries for decades. It is
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