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Global shift: mapping the changing contours of the world economy

This new edition of Global Shift provides a completely up-to-date map of the global economy. It presents a detailed and dynamic account of how the global economy is being transformed by interactions betweerf transnational corporations, states and interest groups. These interactions are explained i...

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Main Author: Dicken P. (Peter)
Format: Book
Language: Английский
Published: London [etc.] SAGE (2008)
Edition: 5th ed.
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Dicken P. Global shift: mapping the changing contours of the world economy: 5th ed. - London [etc.]: SAGE, [2008] - 0с. - URL: http://libweb.kpfu.ru/z3950/bcover/0000440471_con.pdf

Summary: This new edition of Global Shift provides a completely up-to-date map of the global economy. It presents a detailed and dynamic account of how the global economy is being transformed by interactions betweerf transnational corporations, states and interest groups. These interactions are explained in the context of rapidly changing technology, in which digital technologies are becoming increasingly dominant.Features of fifth edition:• every chapter has been revised to take account of new empirical developmentsand to incorporate new ideas on production, distribution and consumption• an expanded discussion of the role of global civil society, governance, and alternative economic systems• case studies updated, with a new chapter on the agro-food industries• all of the empirical data have been fully updated• all of the illustrations have been drawn or redrawn for this edition
Physical Description: XXIII, 599 c. ил., карты 24
ISBN: 978-1-4129-2955-4