Globalization

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Globalization and the Contours of the Recovery

Speaker: Richard W. Fisher
Presider: Joan E. Spero

Watch Dallas Federal Reserve Bank President Richard W. Fisher analyze the importance of the Federal Reserve Bank's regulatory abilities, and the importance of regulation to recovery.

This meeting was part of the C. Peter McColough Series on International Economics.

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Foreign Affairs Article

Freight Pain

Author: Marc Levinson

The golden age of globalization is over due to slower, costlier, and less certain transportation. In retrospect, Americans may lament too little globalization, not too much.

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Do Globalizers Get Globalization? [Rush Transcript; Federal News Service]

Speaker: Hernando de Soto
Presider: Jeffrey R. Shafer

Hernando De Soto discusses his work with designing and implementing capital formation programs to empower the poor in the developing world. His research within the Institute for Liberty and Democracy (ILD)has given rise to the question: "What's the DNA of market development?" and to the conclusion that national legislation is the reason globalization works for some but not for others.

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