Does Globalization Pose a Threat to the Power of the Nation-State? Introduction to the issue According to neoliberal policy assumptions, globalization can increase wealth and efficiency in developed and developing nations, create jobs and decrease poverty (Amann and Baer). The trend toward greater economic, cultural, political, and technological interdependence among national institutions and economies is considered to be a process that can ensure that the smallest of nations will be able to maximize the use of their resources and improve the standard of living for all (Bhagwati). Nonetheless, although this may be true and formerly insignificant players in the global economy are now being targeted for extensive growth, there are often...The end:
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