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Real and Pseudo Globalisation


  • Jagannadha Pawan Tamvada

    (Indian institute of Technology,New Delhi)


The entire discussion about Globalisation that is prevalent today is about PSEUDO globalisation. It is apparently about opening economies for free trade. The need of the hour is not mere opening of economies, but one of opening hearts and minds.... Globalisation anchors for its success on the understanding in men and nations that every barrier that exists, reflects the paucity of human courage and concern. It is impossible to successfully have a global economy and command universal prosperity till such time we retain a shallow outlook; an outlook that is rooted in fear and doubt, for this cannot lead us on the path that demands faith and intrepidity.

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  • Jagannadha Pawan Tamvada, 2002. "Real and Pseudo Globalisation," International Finance 0211006, EconWPA.
  • Handle: RePEc:wpa:wuwpif:0211006
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