POLS2402 Sample examination 2011-1

POLS2402 Sample examination 2011-1 - THE UNIVERSITY OF...

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T HE U NIVERSITY OF Q UEENSLAND S ECOND SEMESTER SAMPLE EXAMINATION 2011 POLS2402 G LOBALIZATION AND INTERNATIONAL POLITICAL ECONOMY Time: Two hours for working Each section is of equal value Section 1 In approximately one paragraph each, explain the contribution of four (4) of the following to our understanding of contemporary globalization: Adam Smith Alexander Hamilton Lee Kuan Yew Peter Drucker Harry Dexter White Milton Friedman John Gray Section 2 Choose one (1) of the following passages and discuss the conflicts or controversies implied: In defense of globalization , by the well-known economist, Jagdish Bhagwati (2004), … argue[s] that, in the main, economic globalization has been a good thing. However, he admits that left to itself globalization will produce good results, but not necessarily the best results. Thus he grudgingly acknowledges that there are not only benefits, but also problems, in globalization today: ‘Everything does not necessarily improve every time! There are occasional downsides’ (2004: 228). His solution to the problems, his suggestion on how to
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