Globalized economies and the fair trade response-groupwork

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Globalized economies and the fair trade response Textbook chapters 4.1, 4.8, 5.1 1. Globalized economies = bad Consequence – widespread poverty o Why free trade/globalization impoverishes India(cori) pollution havens Urbanization – luring poor rural people into cities w/ shantyhousing (bad for health, poor living conditions etc (iouri) o How rapidly affecting people’s lives Industries creating globalized markets Globalization – global shift of industry (Damien) Pollution havens (cori)
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Unformatted text preview: Shifting of manufacturing, processing industries from developed to developing countries and what that means socially Benefits of globalization (iouri) o More imports/exports o Globalizing through trade o Economic growth 2. How adequate of a response has fair trade been to the issue of globalizing/globalized economies. (mirna) Price fixing Ways of implementing it Free trade/fair trade Poster Shanty housing before & after pics Alarming facts...
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This note was uploaded on 12/18/2011 for the course ENVS 200 taught by Professor Annegrant during the Fall '11 term at Waterloo.

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