By Henry Veltmeyer, James Petras
Publication Date: October 24, 2007 | ISBN-10: 0754649490 | ISBN-13: 978-0754649496
The position and financial strength of firms that dominate the realm economic system has generated massive controversy. the main heated debate, and the main serious questions, surrounding the function of firm organizations has to do with international direct funding (FDI). This e-book takes a completely various view of the function of multinationals and the advance influence of FDI. It argues that imperialism is a way more priceless notion for describing and explaining the dynamics of global improvement than globalization. FDI is a mechanism for empire-centred capital accumulation, a robust lever for political keep watch over and for reordering the area economic system. it is a a lot wanted research of world capitalism and its impression all over the world which makes this research a superb source for college kids, lecturers and activists.
About the Author
James Petras is Professor Emeritus in Sociology at SUNY at Binghamton, ny, united states, and Adjunct Professor in foreign improvement reports at Saint Mary's collage, Halifax, NS, Canada. he's the writer of over sixty books and diverse different writings on Latin the US and international advancements, together with the recent improvement Politics (2003). a listing and a dossier of his periodical writings and magazine articles might be accessed through www.rebelion.org Henry Veltmeyer is Professor of improvement reports on the Universidad Autonoma de Zacatecas (UAZ), Mexico, and Professor of Sociology and foreign improvement experiences at St. Mary's college, Halifax, NS, Canada. he's writer of various publication size reviews and scholarly articles on problems with Latin American and global advancements, together with Globalization and Antiglobalization (2004).
Hardcover: 182 pages
writer: Ashgate (October 24, 2007)