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The perils of unregulated trade and globalisation by ifyouonlyreadonethingthisweek

If you only read one thing on globalisation this week, Scott London’s interview with Jerry Mander, one of the most articulate and outspoken critics of technology and economic globalization, is worth a look. His books include Four Arguments for the Elimination of Television, In the Absence of the Sacred, and The Case Against the Global Economy (co-edited with Edward Goldsmith). “In this interview, Mander makes a forceful case against economic globalization, arguing that we need to examine the hidden costs of free trade and deregulation and search for more enlighened economic models to guide us into the twenty-first century“. Read it here.

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