Book Discussion on In Defense of Globalization

Mr. Bhagwati talked about his book In Defense of Globalization, published by Oxford University Press. Among the topics he… read more

Mr. Bhagwati talked about his book In Defense of Globalization, published by Oxford University Press. Among the topics he addressed were economic globalization and free trade and the beneficial impact of trade agreements for countries around the world. Professor Bhagwati argued that well-meaning critics misunderstood free market economic globalization and problems like the use of child labor in poor countries. He also argued that the practice of outsourcing had been wrongfully demonized in the U.S. Professor Bhagwati answered questions from members of the audience following his remarks. close

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Book Discussion on In Defense of Globalization

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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Stamford, Connecticut, United States
First Aired:
Mar 14, 2005
Last Aired:
Aug 13, 2005

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  • Mar 14, 2005 | 6:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 26, 2005 | 4:58pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • May 16, 2005 | 2:58am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 13, 2005 | 10:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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