Lecture 6_Global Production and Trade

Lecture 6_Global Production and Trade - economics • From...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–10. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Click to edit Master subtitle style 5/11/11 Lecture 6 From capitalism to hypercapitalism: the challenges of trade governance in an age of globalization
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
5/11/11 Lecture outline From capitalism to hypercapitalism Focus on the rise of global care capital Governing global trade: political dilemmas of global economic integration The rise of the BRICs and current challenges of global trade governance.
Background image of page 2
5/11/11 From capitalism to hypercapitalism CAN WE HAVE ECONOMIC GLOBALIZATION WITHOUT CAPITALISM? Expanded capitalist commodification Reorganization of profit accumulation
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
5/11/11 The globalization of care What does the global homo oeconomicus look like? Productive/reproductive labour and global flows.
Background image of page 4
5/11/11 From cocoa beans to bar: the life cycle of a Nestle chocolate bar
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
5/11/11 Political dilemmas of global economic Can politics be as global as
Background image of page 6
Background image of page 7

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 8
Background image of page 9

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 10
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: economics? • From the “impossible trinity” of open-economies to the political trilemma of global economic integration. • Do you see any problems with Rodrik’s solutions to his political trilemma? 5/11/11 The “impossible trinity” of open-5/11/11 Rodrik’s political trilemma 5/11/11 The rise of BRICs • Will the rise of the BRICs allow for a more pluralist global trading system? • Is there a trade-off between legitimacy and efficiency in the WTO? 5/11/11 Concluding remarks • Globalization has altered the patterns of production and profit accumulation of capitalism. • The political dilemmas of an integrated global economy revolve around the issue of national sovereignty and its continued role in today’s world. • The rise of BRICs poses new opportunities and challenges for the...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 05/11/2011 for the course BUSFIN 1003 taught by Professor Cyc during the Spring '11 term at HKU.

Page1 / 10

Lecture 6_Global Production and Trade - economics • From...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 10. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online