Globalization Essay Examples

Manging theories and globalization

Abstract The aim of this paper is to discuss whether general administrative theories are relevant to managing modern global organisations. It shall be argued that general administrative theories are a basic outline for managers in modern global organisations to refer to, rather than a guide that should be strictly followed while ignoring circumstances that surround… View Article

Globalization of the Media: A Bicultural Woman’s View

Does globalization mean we’re being conditioned into thinking only of CNN or Al Jazeera when disaster strikes and we need detailed news of an event? Yes, very likely, because many media in the Arab world fall short of the task of providing good, accurate, news that’s to the point. Can we face globalization? Should we… View Article

To What Extent Can the Assertion That Globalisation Is Exploitative Be Justified?

Introduction What is globalisation? Globalisation is the exchange of goods and services between nations. Many things can be ‘globalised’-goods, services, money, people, information, effects on the international order as well as less tangible things such as ideas, behavioural norms and cultural practices. This makes most nations increasingly dependent on each other. There are organisations that… View Article

“Globalization” or “inter-nationalization”

‘Whether we call it “globalization” or “inter-nationalization”, very few people, organizations or states stand to benefit’ To what extent do you agree with this statement? Globalization is without doubt it is a “buzz” word of the time – it is a word that seems to be constantly mentioned in the news on the television or… View Article

Globalisation of GAP

An investigation into how Gap inc. has expanded into global markets and to what extent has this been successful? Gap was founded in 1969 by Donald Fisher and Doris Fisher. The name came from the growing differences between children and adults, called “the generation gap. The Fishers had been frustrated with the lack of decent… View Article

A Study of Globalisation

Executive Summary This paper attempts to make sense of globalisation from a social and business perspective. Initially I will talk briefly about globalisation within our community and the different stand points those communities and individuals have taken; for and against globalisation. I will then talk about the multinational companies that have made the phenomenon of… View Article

What is Globalisation?

Globalisation is defined as “tightening international linkages on a world-wide scale”. (De Wit and Meyer, 1988). As barriers to the movement of capital and tariffs are eliminated, some global organisations providing typically standardised products to world markets have in the extreme, become more powerful than nation states. (Dicken, 1998). The global firm, as opposed to… View Article

Macroeconomics – Globalisation

“For its supporters, globalisation describes a dream of opportunity and prosperity. For its opponents, it denotes a nightmare of greed and inequality” Explain the term globalisation and the factors that may have contributed to the process. Globalisation can be defined as the integration of the world’s economies into a single international market, as local and… View Article

Pros and Cons of Globalization

Former CEO of Vodafone Group, Mr. Arun Sarin, at the 2009 Global Business Forum debated that there is a profound change occurring in the world today. The world is becoming more interconnected due not only to physical infrastructure but also the intellectual and software infrastructure that is being built; moreover, the way in that trade… View Article

Globalization is only for Developed Countries

In the 1990s, the term globalization gained the popularity. At that time, globalization had become phenomena with an aura of an elemental force, almost similar to that of time and gravity. In simple words Globalization means that the same products will be available in all the countries of the world. It also means economic integration… View Article

Globalization and Industrialized Countries

As globalization ‘can be seen as being a condition resulting from a long history of international exploration, invasion and colonization, fuelled by economic, military, religious and political interests, and enabled through enormous developments in transport and communications technologies’ (Evans 1997:12). The industrialized environment has transformed drastically since the advent of globalization. Industrialized countries have undertaken… View Article

The impact of globalization

This paper has discussed the impact of globalization on the changing patterns of work in industrialized countries. We have discussed the concept of globalization as it has made promise for companies to work on a real-time basis, whereby products and services are conveyed to the right place at the right time. We further discussed Competitiveness… View Article

Examining Globalization and Imperialism’s Parallelism

Introduction             Globalization cannot be merely described as a one-time event. Neither can it be defined as a pure passing fad nor a made-up term invented by various economic experts. Globalization is a social experience that has been predicted and expected to occur at the turn of the century. In recent years, it can be… View Article

Ethics and Islam

The interpretation of secular vs. religious ethics is always interesting, when we try to understand which of the two deserve our support. Obviously, both ethical philosophies have the right to exist among us, but the provisions of the religious ethics in Said Nursi’s vision are not only unique, but are sometimes surprising, and are sometimes… View Article