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Unformatted text preview: Geography 216 Lecture 2: Elements of Economic Globalization OUTLINE • Internationalization Vs. globalization • The debate: competing explanations • Is a global economy new? • New elements • Main actors • Consequences • Economic globalization: towards a definition Transnationality Index, 2002 ong gK Hon m giu Bel nd ela Ir re apo in g S nd s la h er Net e Chil Can ad a si a 81.6 77.1 69.3 60.3 38.4 27.0 20.7 19.3 16.8 14.3 13.5 10.6 7.7 0.0 10.0 20.0 30.0 40.0 50.0 60.0 70.0 80.0 90.0 Rus ed Unit m gd o Ki n ny ma Ger nce Fr a na Chi tes Sta ed Unit Source: UNCTAD, 2005 World Investment Report 1 ...
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This note was uploaded on 02/01/2010 for the course GEOG 208 taught by Professor Akin during the Spring '10 term at McGill.

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