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Does Globalization Increase Inequality?

Desequilibrio (Imbalance) by Sebastián Picker

© Farok J. Contractor, 2014

The growing attention paid to “inequality”

When Barack Obama met Pope Francis, much of the conversation was about the dangers of growing inequality between the global rich and poor. 1,511 more words

Globalization

Gamechanger? A crowd-sourced fully transparent rating agency

Annette Heuser, executive director of the Washington branch of the German Bertelsmann Foundation, presents a blueprint for a new, non-profit solution to loosen the market grip that the 3 current rating agencies have on the global economy. 48 more words

Business Models

The Transformation of Our World

The world, as we know it, is changing and evolving on an everyday basis. One of the most prevalent of all these changes is the rise in social media and how it is impacting our every day lives. 1,170 more words

The Flaws of the New Common Core State Test*

The Flaws of the New Common Core State Test* 

By Young Publius

The federal government has developed a new platform for American education: the Common Core Curriculum. 587 more words

Society

Admin Note:

Over the course of the last semester, our Psychology of Women class has spent time exploring the mental health system in an effort to understand and unpack the ways psychology intersects with women’s lives. 157 more words

Drugs

Honors 11: Globalization-Outsourcing and Outlining

We began today with Noam Chomsky’s discussion on globalization (it is in yesterday’s post), and we talked about his meaning regarding the issue.

Next, we began a discussion about… 106 more words

Honors 11