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Posted by UCSB Library on February 5, 2008

What is globalization?  How does a global economy affect us?

Join a free community lecture and conversation about globalization and Pietra Rivoli’s The Travels of a T-Shirt in the Global Economy: an Economist Examines the Markets, Power and Politics of World Trade.

Thursday, February 21, Noon
Serials Reading Room (Davidson Library, 1st floor)

Panel discussion led by

  • John Greathouse, Lecturer, UCSB Technology Management Program, Helped launch Computer Motion and Expertcity (aka Citrix Online)
  • Mary O’Connor, UCSB Research Anthropologist, Economic globalization and transnational migration between Mexico and the US
  • Prof. Ernst Von Weizsäcker, Dean, UCSB Donald Bren School of Environmental Science and Management, Global environmental policy
  • Prof. John Woolley, UCSB Political Science, U.S. government and regulatory policy and the economy

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