It is not too early for policy makers to begin examining why globalization did not work out the way its advocates either wished or thought it would.
The coronavirus crisis has become the third great globalization shock of this still relatively new century — after the 9/11 attacks in 2001 and the fall of Lehman Brothers in September 2008.
The rapid dispersion of many diseases is one of the inevitable characteristics of globalization. Nationalist approaches are therefore completely counter-productive.
Amidst many worries about globalization, suggestions for a constructive path forward.
What will it take to get the world community to effectively deal with the proliferation of global problems?
China’s president talks high-mindedly about economic globalization. Sounds good, until you see his latest global export strategy – tools for human control.
The train of globalization left the station when Columbus reached the Americas. It will never go back.
If Trump has his way, the liberal market economy of the post-war period is ending. The Trump world proudly and unapologetically embraces mercantilism.
Trump sees China as a wealthy country with many poor people, while China sees itself as a poor country with wealthy people.