2719 Globalization and Global Inequality Part 2 .docx

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2/7/19 Globalization and Global Inequality Part 2 Thursday, February 7, 2019 11:30 AM Recap: - 2 lenses to look at global inequality and globalization 1. Modernization a. If a country isn't at a certain point it is their fault b. Remedy: help economically 2. World systems a. Relational story - world is shaped due to historically fundamental unequal differ - Part of the system: some will be dominant some will be weak Globalization and the Movement of People EX: European Union - One of the most highly integrated policies - Movement of people is not one of those powers that nation states have given up Global Inequality and Migration - Unequal distribution of wealth on global scale - What options are available to people on the lower end? - They could leave Push Pull Theory of International Migration - Origin and destination factors - People will tend to cross international border / move when they negative outweighs t - They will look for destination where the positive outweighs the negatives - Push factors: Environment Lack economic opportunities Poverty and poor life chances (health care) Political repression, instability, violence - Pull factors: Labor demand Land Educational opportunities Political freedoms - Doesn't tell us a lot about where people goo
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- Doesn’t explain these intervening obstacles Q: Percentage of world population considered international migrants? - 3.4% - Odd when thinking about all the countries with poor living conditions Inequality and Mobility Rights - Top 5 passports 2017 (visa-free access to x countries) 1. Germany 2. Sweden 3. D e n m ar k / F i n l an d / Ital y / S p ai n / U S 4. A u s tr ia/ B e l g i u m / F r an c e / L u x e m bou r g / Ne th e r l an d s / S i n g ap o r e / U K 5. Ireland/japan/ New Zealand Worst Passports 2017 (visa-free access to x countries) 1. Afghanistan People with passports w highest proportion of push f 2. Iraq 3.
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