Sunday, May 10, 2009


Collect all direct and indirect effects of globalization that you would regard as positive. Be specific about the positive impact by giving examples and referring to sources and evidence.


  1. Kathi RoithingerMay 11, 2009 at 5:06 AM

    Positive effects are:
    Goods which can't be produced in the own country can be bought. An example are fruits and vegetables. You can buy each sort of fruits all over the air as they are importet from countries like New Zealand.
    Furthermore, the customer can benefit from Globalization as there exists a global competition, that means each company tries to sell their products as cheap as possible and in a good quality.
    In general, Globalization has a great influence on industrial countries. Nowadays, everywhere you can eat Chinese or Italien food, for example

  2. - a lot of countries wouldn't survive without import an export such as Germany
    - costumers can get things which don't exist in their own countries such as tropical fruits, vegetables or oil
    - globalization also means that cultures get mixed up and we get to know them in terms of food, clothes, behavior and so on
    - customers can get products in a better qualitiy and for a lower price because of the competition of the worldwide market
    - globalization creates new jobs because countries produce more than they need for themselves

  3. -> Countries can win the fight against poorness (e.g. China, India)
    -> Companies could spread all over the world (e.g. McDonald, Burger King, Starbucks)
    -> New Preparations can be invented by multinatinonal sientists an can be faster send to all countries!
    -> Products can be bought cheaper because of lower taxes and easier transports
    -> Better quality and more variety of everything

  4. - help for developing countries
    - various products with good quality
    - less unemployed people
    - better communication between countries

  5. *Helps other countries that are not as developed
    *Provides money for underdeveloped countries for their businesses to grow
    *Allows the countries to obtain the resources needed
    *Can help businesses in that country get off the ground and provide financial benefits
    *May help the country purchase equipment and hire labor

  6. Positives of globalization:
    -Helps the countries unite.
    -Allows countries to obtain goods and resources that they don't have on their own country.
    -More jobs for people.

  7. good for country economy
    bringd in money for country
    provides jobs
    cheaper products for consumers
    expansion of company

    bascily same stuff every one else put

  8. Katrina SchroederMay 14, 2009 at 10:26 AM

    Unites countries,
    Introduces new customs to nations
    More jobs
    yedi yedi yada
    pretty much everything that is above!
    good job team!