Some reflections on globalization, development and the less developed countries
Caselli, Marco, 1973- (2004) Some reflections on globalization, development and the less developed countries. Working Paper. Coventry: University of Warwick. Centre for the Study of Globalisation and Regionalisation. Working papers (University of Warwick. Centre for the Study of Globalisation and Regionalisation) (No.152).
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The aim of the paper is to show that in reality globalization is an effectively global process
because it is of extreme importance for all the countries on earth, including the poorest and
least developed of them. Aside from the current impact of globalization on these latter
countries, the paper argues that it is not possible to find a solution to the problem of
development which does not involve globalization – which accordingly assumes (at least
potentially) a strongly positive connotation. On the other hand, it is precisely the existence of
problems of global scope – those of development, and in particular of its sustainability –
which shows, I believe, the validity and utility of the concept of globalization, distinguishing
it from mere internationalization and marking a sharp break with the past.
|Item Type:||Working or Discussion Paper (Working Paper)|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
J Political Science > JZ International relations
|Divisions:||Faculty of Social Sciences > Centre for the Study of Globalisation and Regionalisation|
|Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH):||Economic development, Globalization -- Economic aspects, Sustainable development, Developing countries -- Economic conditions|
|Series Name:||Working papers (University of Warwick. Centre for the Study of Globalisation and Regionalisation)|
|Publisher:||University of Warwick. Centre for the Study of Globalisation and Regionalisation|
|Place of Publication:||Coventry|
|Official Date:||October 2004|
|Number of Pages:||12|
|Status:||Not Peer Reviewed|
|Access rights to Published version:||Open Access|
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