Definition of Globalisation

1. Noun. Growth to a global or worldwide scale. "The globalization of the communication industry"

Exact synonyms: Globalization
Generic synonyms: Economic Process
Derivative terms: Globalise, Globalize

Definition of Globalisation

1. Noun. The process of going to a more interconnected world. ¹

2. Noun. The process of making world economy dominated by capitalist models. (World System Theory by I. Wallerstein) ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Globalisation

global indicator
global organization
global paralysis
global player
global positioning systems
global society
global stability
global variable
global variables
global village
global warming
global warming denial
global warming denier
global warming deniers
global weirding
globalisation (current term)

Literary usage of Globalisation

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Towards a New Role for Spatial Planning by OECD Staff, Oecd (2001)
"Furthermore, economic globalisation promotes globalisation in many other areas ... Liberalisation and globalisation of financial transactions facilitated ..."

2. Agricultural Trade and Poverty: Making Policy Analysis Count edited by Jonathan Brooks (2003)
"This paper offers an alternative, intra-national perspective on globalisation. It presents and illustrates a methodology to understand decisions by economic ..."

3. Towards Asia's Sustainable Development: The Role of Social Protection by Oecd (2002)
"2 Richard Kohl Before discussing the impact of globalisation on East Asia, ... globalisation can be defined as the greater integration of domestic economies ..."

4. OECD Information Technology Outlook: ICTs and the Information Economy by Graham Vickery (2002)
"Industrial globalisation refers to an evolving pattern ... globalisation thus has three main routes: international trade, foreign direct investment ..."

5. OECD Territorial Reviews Finland by OECD Staff (2005)
"Gibbons in a discussion of globalisation, makes a powerful if oblique case ... globalisation and innovation "(globalisation) can be viewed as the outcome of ..."

6. Denmark (2006)
"A1 The government's globalisation strategy In the beginning of 2005, the government appointed a globalisation Council chaired by the Prime Minister. ..."

7. Oecd Economic Surveys: Norway 2007 by Oecd (2007)
"A positive shock from globalisation The forces of globalisation have ... Norway's product mix has implied large net gains from globalisation. ..."

8. What Holds Us Together: Social Cohesion in South Africa by David Chidester, Phillip Dexter (2004)
"It is the consequences of globalisation for workers, and the problems that they experience arising from this phenomenon, that we want to share with you in ..."

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