Academic Commons

Articles

Why the Critics of Globalization Are Mistaken

Bhagwati, Jagdish N.

Globalization is the target of many critics today. The young see it as a malign force in regard to social agendas. The workers see it as a pernicious force in regard to their economic well-being. But both sets of fears, and resulting opposition to (economic) globalization, especially via trade and multinationals, are mistaken.

Subjects

Files

More About This Work

Academic Units
Economics
Published Here
August 20, 2009

Notes

Der Tagesspiegel, September 14, 2008.

Academic Commons provides global access to research and scholarship produced at Columbia University, Barnard College, Teachers College, Union Theological Seminary and Jewish Theological Seminary. Academic Commons is managed by the Columbia University Libraries.