Tag: Globalization

What is Globalization?

What is Globalization?

Evelyn Bleed: What’s faster than a speeding bullet? Superman? No, globalization. The rapid advance of technology in the past decade has enabled ideas, people, money, and materials to flow between national borders faster and more frequently than ever before. This movement of knowledge and capital is referred to as globalization. And it spurs interaction and …

The “Cost” Of Globalization

The “Cost” Of Globalization

You’ve been waiting in line for hours to get your hands on the newest version of your smartphone, promising quicker access to information while featuring quick and intuitive on-the-go banking, a built in GPS to help you get to that concert you’ve been so desperately waiting for, and of course, the easiest tools to help …

How does corporate income tax work? | VIEWPOINT

How does corporate income tax work? | VIEWPOINT

Now this is a complicated topic, so we’re gonna be trying to do this in a series of stages here today, exploring different aspects of the topic as we go along. We’re first gonna start with a simple description of how the corporate income tax works today and then lay out what we see as …

American Forum: Is There A Solution for Income Inequality?

American Forum: Is There A Solution for Income Inequality?

♪ ♪ [CAPTIONING MADE POSSIBLE BY WVPT] ♪ BLACKMON: WELCOME TO “AMERICAN FORUM.” I’M DOUG BLACKMON. THIS WEEK, NOBEL PRIZE-WINNER JOSEPH STIGLITZ TALKS ABOUT THE IMPACT OF THE TRUMP PRESIDENCY ON OUR ECONOMY.>>IT’S ABOUT HISTORY, POLICY, AND IMPACT. A NEW PERSPECTIVE ON CURRENT AFFAIRS, BRINGING EXPERIENCE, INSIGHT, CIVILITY, AND SCHOLARSHIP TO THE URGENT ISSUES TODAY. …

Ep. 13: YOUR TAX DOLLARS AT WORK | Barbara Kopple

♪♪ You have to pay taxes, or else you not gonna get nothin’ done. I mean, sometimes, on a week to week basis, you’re like, “Wow, that’s a lot coming out of my paycheck.” People should really start asking questions, as far as where our money is really going. ♪♪ [Mike Pesca] Where are we, …