Globalization and International Political Economy: The Politics of Alternative Futures

Series: Globalization
Paperback / softback
The politics of globalization include nation-states pursuing power, multinational firms seeking profits for their shareholders, coalitions and networks attempting to promote particular visions of future possible worlds, resistance groups ranging from the non-violent to the murderous, and ordinary people struggling to feed their families and secure their futures in a rapidly changing world. Globalization and International Political Economy examines processes of globalizing capitalism and the complex politics which are emerging from it-processes and struggles which will determine the shape of our world in the 21st century.