globalization globalization  /ɡ ˌloʊ bə lɪ ˈzeɪ ʃən/


  • (n) growth to a global or worldwide scale


  1. Globalization especially as its impact is magnified by the IT and bio-tech revolutions is raising serious and genuine anxieties.
  2. Since globalization and technological advance are good things, the increase in inequality thus isn't really something we'd want to stop.
  3. This year's World Economic Forum in Davos focused on growing public discontent over the pace--and the price--of globalization.


  1. Love gets better with age, but cliches don’t.

    Love is All You Need Starring: Pierce Brosnan, Trine Dryholm Director: Susanne Bier Rated: R Run Time: 118 m Grade C+ In the ever weirder cycle of globalization, America increasingly relies on overseas markets to supplement the bottom lines of its endless glut of tired sequels and mega budget special effects action flicks, and in return, most foreign movies play here to modest art house ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Detroit Metro Times

  2. Showdown at the IP Corral

    ITHACA, N.Y., June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Globalization may be knitting the world together, but it's tearing at the fabric of American society. The United States and China are locked in an epic struggle—one ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. India Globalization Capital Completes Test Delivery of Iron Ore

    Bethesda -- India Globalization Capital, Inc. (NYSE MKT: IGC) announced the achievement of a milestone in the execution of its strategic plan. IGC has completed a test shipment of 300 tons of iron ore ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! Finance

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  1. "We should not easily blame the other side for our own domestic problems, or even force one's own will by imposing pressure on and confronting with the other side," Wu said. "Against the ever-deepened economic globalization today,...
    on May 22, 2007 By: Wu Yi Source: Reuters

  2. "We're not going to stop globalization in its track, but what we can do is have a president who's standing up for American farmers and workers," said Obama, speaking to about 300 people in a middle school gymnasium.
    on Dec 22, 2007 By: Barack Obama Source: Forbes

  3. "A crisis of confidence without precedent is shaking the global economy," French President Nicolas Sarkozy said in a speech. "A certain idea of globalization is drawing to a close with the end of a financial capitalism that had imposed its...
    on Sep 25, 2008 By: Nicolas Sarkozy Source: Reuters India

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