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Special Report: Globalization

by David De La Torre

The Economist’s special report on the world economy features the following articles:

An open and shut case looks at how the consensus on keeping economies open is breaking up.

Coming and going examines the truth and myths surrounding free trade.

Needed but not wanted explores whether immigration threatens people’s jobs.

The good, the bad and the ugly reports on the pluses and minuses of foreign investment.

A lapse in concentration argues that a lack of competition causes inequality and other problems.

The reset button examines how to make globalization fairer to everyone.