A micro image of just some of the factors involved in the Political Economy. Red Connectors = Community Development prespect. Black = Media influence. Green = Finacial based. Blue = Religious influences.
The role of the Government is to develop and maintained the country’s infrastructures and economy, International relationships, boarder protection and laws that govern its citizens to provide cohesion and order within society where individuals and communities coexist.
This is what keeps the economy ticking over. All based on the consumer demand and supply of products & services & their profitability. An economic system in which goods and services are exchanged. For one another or currency, on the basis of it’s perceived worth. Every business requires some form of investment and a sufficient number of customers to whom its output can be sold creating a profit on a consistent basis
A social structure that in theory shares similar, or at least tolerates sets of personal and cultural values. Along with business goals, attitudes, or a world view, under a community culture of social rules and group dynamics. A good working community requires good support services and infrastructure that supports the family and industry and leadership.
FUNDING, Non-Gov. Services
The financial sector is the set of institutions, instruments, and the regulatory framework that permit transactions to be made by incurring and settling debts; that is, by extending credit to customers\business.
Education has faced a number of changes in the last decade. The private sector is mainly held by both religion and private enterprises. Part of the growth of this sector has been driven by the intake of a large number of overseas students; which, has also benefited the Government sector. The education sector has also gone through a number of structural changes in perceive checks and balances. Religion: Propagates their religious values through the educational system. Example: Intelligent Design Community: Education teaches the individual how to cope and operate and exist within the community itself and to contribute to the growth of the community via the workforce and leadership.
Originally the process of trade and negotiation of alliances outside of national boarders. Nowdays by which regional economies, societies, and cultures have become integrated through a globe-spanning network of communication and trade (globalization). Globalization: The integration of national economies into the international economy through trade, foreign direct investment, capital flows, migration, and the spread of technology. However, globalization is usually recognized as being driven by a combination of economic, technological, sociocultural, political, and biological factors Also the transnational circulation of ideas, languages, and\or popular culture.
Multi National loans, Virtual money
National & world rates
Power based, Alliances, Internal\External
History tells us that Religion has played a major role in assisting communities. Religious organizations were the first services to start assisting families facing financial crisis, the homeless and the infirmed. This changed as other organizations were successful attracting funding to assist a wider community with a more mix religious believes. In the last 10 years or so, religious organization have been growing in funding from Governments and expanding service provision to the community servicing people from all religious believes.
The non-Gov. sector benefits from philanthropic Organization to deliver services that mostly do not receive funding from Government. Philanthropy is the effort or inclination to increase the well-being of humankind, as by charitable aid or donations.
The raw materials\manpower used for the manufacture and creation of goods for the business. A material source of wealth, such as timber, fresh water, or a mineral deposit, that occurs in a natural state and has economic value. Many of which are becoming scarce and in some countries, almost depleted.
These influences can have minor to major effects a wide range of factors in the economy, form the individual in the street to the large business & multi national corporations.
Media can influences govermentand vise versa. Media can and is often used to persuade and\or manipulate change in views,values and consumerism, often it is driven by the public repose in the form of viewer ratings