Cont'd from front flapOften controversial and always compelling,Jagdish Bhagwati here provides at last abook that cuts through the noise on thismost contentious issue, showing thatglobalization is part of the solution, not partof the problem. Anyone who wants tounderstand what's at stake in theglobalization wars will want to read
In Defense of Globalisation.
is UniversityProfessor at Columbia University andAndre Meyer Senior Fellow in InternationalEconomics at the Council on ForeignRelations. A former Special Adviser to theUnited Nations on Globalization, he is oneof the world's foremost authorities oninternational trade. The author of more thanforty-five volumes and three hundredarticles, he writes-frequently for
The NewYork Times, The Wall Street Journal, The New Republic, The Times Literary Supplement,
The Financial Times.
Columbia University has established a chairnamed after Jagdish Bhagwati in June 2004.
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