Human Inequality in Global Perspective
with Haroon Akram-Lodhi
Our world can at times appear to be out of control and beyond our comprehension. Yet it is possible to cut through this complexity and and unpack the key factors shaping the contemporary world. Human inequality in global perspective is designed to enable you to understand how our world of unparallelled affluence and immense deprivation came to be. After all, if we want the world to become a better place the first thing that we must do is try to better understand it.

REGULARLY UPLOADED

All Episodes

EP 08 PT 5 International development assistance – help or hindrance?

International development assistance, or “aid”, is the transfer of resources at concessional rates of interest, which means rates of interest that are lower than those that could be obtained on financial markets. The Development Assistance Committee…

Bookmark (0)
ClosePlease login
EP 08 PT 4 International development assistance – help or hindrance?

International development assistance, or “aid”, is the transfer of resources at concessional rates of interest, which means rates of interest that are lower than those that could be obtained on financial markets. The Development Assistance Committee…

Bookmark (0)
ClosePlease login
EP 08 PT 3 International development assistance – help or hindrance?

International development assistance, or “aid”, is the transfer of resources at concessional rates of interest, which means rates of interest that are lower than those that could be obtained on financial markets. The Development Assistance Committee…

Bookmark (0)
ClosePlease login
EP 08 Pt 2 International development assistance – help or hindrance?

International development assistance, or “aid”, is the transfer of resources at concessional rates of interest, which means rates of interest that are lower than those that could be obtained on financial markets. The Development Assistance Committee…

Bookmark (0)
ClosePlease login
EP 08 PT 1 International development assistance – help or hindrance?

International development assistance, or “aid”, is the transfer of resources at concessional rates of interest, which means rates of interest that are lower than those that could be obtained on financial markets. The Development Assistance Committee…

Bookmark (0)
ClosePlease login
EP 07  Regulating globalization and international trade PT 4: Globalization and its discontents

As we have seen, globalization is the economic integration of trade, production and finance on a world scale. However, the process of globalization is not unfettered; it is regulated, by the World Trade Organization (WTO). The WTO has an immense…

Bookmark (0)
ClosePlease login
EP 07 Regulating globalization and international trade PT 3: Bilateral and regional trade and investment agreements

As we have seen, globalization is the economic integration of trade, production and finance on a world scale. However, the process of globalization is not unfettered; it is regulated, by the World Trade Organization (WTO). The WTO has an immense…

Bookmark (0)
ClosePlease login
EP 07  Regulating globalization and international trade PT 2: The Doha Development Agenda

As we have seen, globalization is the economic integration of trade, production and finance on a world scale. However, the process of globalization is not unfettered; it is regulated, by the World Trade Organization (WTO). The WTO has an immense…

Bookmark (0)
ClosePlease login
EP 07  Regulating Regulating globalization and international trade PT 1: The World Trade Organization

As we have seen, globalization is the economic integration of trade, production and finance on a world scale. However, the process of globalization is not unfettered; it is regulated, by the World Trade Organization (WTO). The WTO has an immense…

Bookmark (0)
ClosePlease login
EP 06 PT 4 Globalization and development, 1995 to now – rhetoric or reality?

Globalization is the economic integration of trade, production and finance on a world scale. Principally demonstrated by an increasing trade-intensity of production, an increasing share of foreign direct investment in production, and an increasing…

Bookmark (0)
ClosePlease login