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Is it attainable to harness the advantages of fiscal globalization with out sacrificing social fairness, ecological sustainability, and democratic governance? the 1st variation of "Civilizing Globalization" (2003) explored this query at a time of common renowned discontent. This absolutely revised and multiplied variation comes at an both the most important juncture. The interval of relative balance and prosperity on this planet financial system that the discharge of the 1st version ended unexpectedly in 2008 with a world fiscal situation that illustrated in dramatic style the long-lasting issues of our worldwide order. but regardless of the gravity of the demanding situations, concrete tasks for switch stay insubstantial. Richard Sandbrook and Ali Burak Guven assemble foreign students and veteran activists to debate in transparent, nontechnical language the leading edge political techniques, participatory institutional frameworks, and possible regulatory designs in a position to taming worldwide markets so they imagine the function of necessary servants instead of tyrannical masters."

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