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The global division of labour : development and inequality in world society

Author: Richard Münch
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.
Series: International political economy series (Palgrave Macmillan (Firm))
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"Global free trade is one of the most controversial phenomena of our time. Supporters of economic liberalism believe that it will provide affluence for all regions of the globe; its critics view it as the driving force of increasing inequality, societal disorganization and ecological damage. Richard Munch offers a new theory of global labour division to explain deeper transformations in the production and  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Münch
ISBN: 9781137567178 1137567171
OCLC Number: 917376234
Description: xi, 269 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction : the dynamics of global labour division --
The field of global trade : IOs, NGOs and transnational corporations --
The principles of global trade : the WTO --
Development and inequality under the regime of free trade : what do we know? --
Global labour division, development and inequality / with Christian Dressel --
Conclusion : development and inequality in world society.
Series Title: International political economy series (Palgrave Macmillan (Firm))
Responsibility: Richard Münch, Emeritus Professor of Sociology, University of Bamberg, Germany, Senior Professor of Social Theory and Comparative Macrosociology, Zeppelin University, Friedrichshafen, Germany.

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Global free trade is one of the most controversial phenomena of our time. Richard Munch offers a new theory of global labour division to explain deeper transformations in the production and  Read more...

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