By: Cameron Phelps- Peroid C
What is Globilzation?
Globalization is the development of closer economic cultures and political relations among all the countries of the world as a result of travel and communications becoming easy
Claim: Globalization is the relationship between countries that makes communication and transportation easier
The Four Categories Of Globalization
Cultural: Refers to the transmission of ideas, meanings and values around the world in such a way as to extend and intensify social relations.
Economic:is the increasing integration and interdependence of national, regional and local economics across the world through an intensification of cross-border movement of goods, services, technologies and capital.
Environmental:Environmental globalization is the increase of human interaction with the environment and the affects of the increased activity.
Technological:Technological globalization is the advancements made in technology and the affects it has had on international relationships.
Problems And Solutions With Globalization
Problem: By transporting materials from country to country by plane you could pollute the air over time and waist gas which means more money spent to get your product across the country.
Solution: It would be more environmentally healthy to ship good by cargo ship because it is safer and will not pollute the air.
Problem: Globalization could be dangerous because its not always good to have relations with other countries because it could lead to wars or to much money to transport to the U.S
Solution: Make trading far and try to make less trips between countries
Problem: By transporting goods from other countries diseases could be spread from country to country.
Solutions: Be careful when packaging and receiving from other countries and you could reduce transporting if there is a disease going on the country you are receiving from.
Problem: Foreign company's could be using manufacturing shortcuts by using the cheapest products to take the easy and cheapest way out.
Solution: Make sure you are receiving your goods from a reliable source that you know wont be using any shortcuts.