Category Archives: Globalisation

What Should We Do About Globalisation? 2 Years Later


This week the discussion in the MSci 442 course is on technology and globalisation. This discussion is taking place in a very interesting week. Theresa May, the British Prime Minister, yesterday made an important speech on UK policy on Brexit, … Continue reading

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What Should We Do About Globalisation?


The original post in this blog on Globalisation explained the arguments for and against it. Since then political and economic turbulence in the world have led to increasing discussion of how perceived weaknesses in globalisation can be reduced. Economic difficulties … Continue reading

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Interview on February 6th 2012 with Ian Goldin, Professor of Globalisation and Development and Director of the Oxford Martin School at the University of Oxford.


Interview on February 6th 2012 with Ian Goldin, Professor of Globalisation and Development and Director of the Oxford Martin School at the University of Oxford. Ian talks about globalisation, what it is, its impact and describes his forthcoming book on … Continue reading

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Week 3. Technology and Globalisation


Updated January 2013 Globalisation can be defined in many ways but is generally thought to mean the increased movement of people, goods, capital and ideas that occur due to increased economic integration. According to the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and … Continue reading

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