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Published: 13 May 2010

504 Pages | 68 Figures, 66 Tables


ISBN: 9780199584758

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The Poor under Globalization in Asia, Latin America, and Africa

Edited by Machiko Nissanke and Erik Thorbecke

WIDER Studies in Development Economics

  • Uses thirteen case studies to illustrate the effects of globalization on poverty at both the macro and micro level in Asia, Latin America, and Africa
  • Aids understanding of the complex nature of the relationship between globalization and poverty
  • Provides a comparative analysis of the impact of globalization on the poor across the three continents
  • Discusses globalization in relation to trade and financial liberalization, international labour migration, and technology transfer