IPS' Global Economy project invites you to a reading, slide show, and discussion with author Wendy Call about the ferocious battle over plans to industrialize Isthmus of Tehuantepec in Mexico.
The man who called NAFTA "devastating" and "a big mistake" on the campaign trail is promoting free-trade agreements.
The Republicans are scared of the world, and this drives their anti-government mania.
A limitless world of sweatshops isn't good for anyone.
Hear IPS' Foreign Policy In Focus co-Director Emira Woods critique the notion of the "failed state" and address the impact of corporate globalization on the Global South.
Since it is the 200th anniversary of the British Luddite protests this month, that movement has been getting some attention.
Globalization's "efficiency' is nothing but a cross-your-fingers fantasy.
Sushi, not long ago a quintessentially Japanese product, has gone global.
In a world increasingly vulnerable to external shocks, we're searching for rooted communities--and what we can learn from them.
The brouhaha over "global re-balancing" boils down to this: Americans buy too much stuff from China.