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General Background


      Background and news analysis on a wide range of globalization topics, with extensive curricular resources

    • Rand Corporation
      Research, commentary and Congressional testimony on globalization topics

    • Guardian
      A special report on globalization from the Guardian news organization in the UK, with background, stories and links from around the world

    • Wall Street Journal
      Globalization stories from the Wall Street Journal, with related photos

    • Rethinking Globalization
      An outstanding resource for any educator interested in teaching their students about the dynamics and challenges of globalization. Online supplements to the print publication are available from this site.

    • Global Policy Forum
      The Global Policy Forum strives to monitor global policy making at the United Nations. The GPF web site is a good source of information for issues related to global governance, UN reform, and international justice. This site features a special section dedicated to the issue of globalization.

    • International Forum on Globalization
      The International Forum on Globalization (IFG) is an alliance of sixty leading activists, scholars, economists, researchers and writers formed to stimulate new thinking, joint activity, and public education in response to economic globalization. This site offers a critical look at the forces and entities that shape globalization.

    • World Policy Institute
      The World Policy Institute publishes an online journal that focuses on many issues related to globalization.