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Global village The dissolution of national borders in all aspects of human endeavor. See G7, Global medicine, Third world.
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Q. is allergy can be contagious? what generally , are the symptoms of allergy?

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The success of Yiwu and its location as a hub for manufacturers, wholesalers, and retailers is, according to the authors, an example of China's globalization at work.
The political implications of processes of globalization may present new political problems and challenges that yield changes and transformations in patterns of political agents, structures, and interactions.
It cannot be defined in terms of internationalization or integration as some theorists have suggested, though these developments might be an outcome of globalization. Globalization describes the interplay across cultures of macrosocial forces.
Those reforms, which left Britain with some of the tightest banking regulations, were themselves a form of retreat from globalization, as would be leaving the EU.
Many believes, the beginning of using the globalization term has returned to two published books in 1970.
They claim that the economic emergence of the developing countries has been the result of abusing the global trade playbook and taking advantage of globalization at the expense of the West.
Many economists hold the view that economic liberalization is crucial for economic growth of a country and globalization has made free movement of capital easier.
Arbitrage drives globalization. Whenever relative prices differ across countries, people can make money with a two-way, buy-low-sell-high arbitrage.
Within the current phase of globalization, it should be acknowledged that Christianity is being recovered as a global rather than Western religion, and that the centers of Christian faith are shifting from North America and Europe to Africa and Asia.
The study also finds that 61 percent of those polled see a clear correlation between globalization and higher economic growth prospects.
As countries, particularly the developing countries, have become more open in the recent years, the concern about globalization and its different effects on economic growth, poverty, inequality, environment, consumption patterns and cultural dominance have increased (Bhandari and Heshmati, 2005; Baldwin and Forslid, 2000).
Discussions on globalization often convey a sense that something new is happening to the world: a new world order is emerging, according to "hyperglobal" accounts (Held, 1995).