This five-page junior level paper focuses on the importance of global distribution system with regard to travel and tourism industry. This system has gained worldwide popularity because of the comprehensive database it makes available to travel agencies and their suppliers around the globe. 5 pgs. Bibliography lists 5 sources.
Bibliography: 5 source(s) listed
Filename: 9032 Global Distribution Systems.doc
2.9033 Impact of economic, technology and cultural diversity on future global market: Review.
This eight-page graduate paper presents an overview of the global future prospects with respect to culture, technology and economics. Growing the world economy is the key to our and the rest of the world's future prosperity. Thus this article deduces the facts associated with the future of the global market. 8 pgs. Bibliography lists 4 sources.
Bibliography: 4 source(s) listed
Filename: 9033 Impact Economic Diversity.doc
This is a 9-page paper that defines the advantages and disadvantages of globalization. 9 pgs. Bibliography lists 12 sources.
Bibliography: 12 source(s) listed
Filename: 9036 Globalization.doc
4.9037 Globalization: Review And Comparison Of Two Books.
This ten-page undergraduate paper reviews the two books on the subject of Globalization. These books are 'Jihad vs. McWorld' by Benjamin R. Barber and "The Lexus and the olive tree" by THOMAS L. FRIEDMAN both of which discuss the impact of globalization and the forces, which have risen against it. 10 pgs. Bibliography lists 6 sources.
Bibliography: 6 source(s) listed
Filename: 9037 Globalization Comparison Jihad.doc
5.9191 Is Globalisation a challenge to Regional Theory?
This paper looks at the concepts of regionalism and globalisation and their relation to the development of the European Union. It is argued that, while regionalism has been the guiding force behind the establishment and growth of the EU, it is ultimately a process, a stepping stone if you will, towards broader globalisation. 5 pgs. Bibliography lists 4 sources.
Bibliography: 4 source(s) listed
Filename: 9191 Globalisation Regional Theory.doc
6.9270 "The Lexus and the Olive Tree": Exploring Friedman's Views on Globalization.
This paper examines the book, The Lexus and the Olive Tree by Thomas L. Friedman. This book explores the quality of life in the age of globalization, where Friedman presents the tensions of a comfortable life filled with luxury items - represented by his automobile, a Lexus - against the universal desire for tradition and cultural security, as represented by the olive tree. The Lexus and the Olive Tree serves to combine these two goals in a manner that allows the reader to view both perspectives, as well as presenting a potentially successful combination of both the life of luxury and the life of culture and tradition. 8 pgs. Bibliography lists 1 source.
Bibliography: 1 source(s) listed
Filename: 9270 Lexus Olive Tree.doc
7.8076 The Global Economy: Article Analysis Bedlington, Stanley "Not Who You Think/Bin Laden's ultimate ambition is even more alarming than the warrior image he projects" The Washington Post 2
This paper analyzes a Washington Post article about Osama bin Laden by a former CIA analyst. This paper focuses on the aspects and elements of globalization evident in the article. These include the increasing influence of the media, claims of cultural imperialism and the inability of the UN to respond to terrorism. 5 pgs. Bibliography lists 4 sources.