Annals of the Fondazione Luigi Einaudi

An Interdisciplinary Journal of Economics, History and Political Science

The Annals is a forum for the free exchange of ideas
among scholars working in the field of social sciences
Volume LII 1 - 2018

The Backlash to Globalization: Some Further Thoughts

Stefano Fenoaltea,
pp. 15-20
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This comment suggests that the unprecedented cultural invasiveness of today’s globalization can account for the murderous nature of the non-Western backlash, and that the political backlash in the West itself can be traced to the failure of the economics profession to emphasize the distributional consequences of the liberalization we advocated.
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