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Title: The Travels of a T-Shirt in the Global Economy - an Economist Examines the Markets, Power, and Politics of World Trade
Description: New Jersey: JOHN WILEY AND SONS, INC, 2005. 1st. Hardcover. 16x23.5cm. ".takes the reader on a fascinating around-the-world adventure to reveal the life story of her six-dollar T-shirt. Traveling from a West Texas cotton field to a Chinese factory, and from trade negotiations in Washington to a used clothing market in Africa, Rivoli examines international trade through the life story of this simple product. Combining a compelling story with substantive scholarship, Rivoli shows that both globalization's critics and its cheerleaders have oversimplified the world of international trade." White boards, ends of spine creased; content clean and uncreased; jacket clean and unclipped, negligible handling signs to edges.. Very Good to Near Fine .

Keywords: Globalization Economics Politics Governance Regulation Capitalism Corporation Trade Markets Powers Currency Manufaturing Rivoli Wiley

Price: GBP 5.70 = appr. US$ 8.14 Seller: Hay on Wye Promotions Ltd
- Book number: MPS3720

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