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IMPACT OF GLOBALISATION by Mind Map: IMPACT OF
GLOBALISATION
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IMPACT OF GLOBALISATION

Trade relations Improve

Greater choices for consumers

Greater economic/financial interdependency

Countries can share resources or help countries that are not doing as well

Poorer countries can tap on richer countries to develop

Economic

Positive

Greater exchange of ideas in terms of technology, allowing countries to be on par with each other, as far as possible

Creation of Jobs due to TNCs

Negative

Widening income gap between the developing and developed countries, as well as between the rich and poor within a country, Richer countries giving greater subsidies and benefits to their industries, and as a result, industries in poorer countries not able to compete

Brain drain due to greater mobility of labour, Job insecurities

Exploitation of workers in third world countries, Corrupt government officials not checking working conditions and pay of workers in sweatshops

Environment

Positive

Greater international collaboration in solving environment problems e.g. Haze in Indonesia, Global Warming etc

Spread of environmental messages and sharing of strategies to save the environment

Negative

Environmental Degradation, Pollution from factories (TNCs), Deforestation

Social

Positive

Greater access to other cultures and traditions

Greater awareness and tolerance between different racial and religious groups - reduction in cultural barriers

Greater lifestyles choices, leading to increase in quality of life

Greater awareness of human rights violations in other countries

Negative

Loss/dilution of local culture and tradition, Negative influence of foreign culture

Discontentment of citizens due to increasing rich/poor gap and influx of foreign workers - Social instability in the country

Spread of infectious diseases

Increase in social vices e.g. human trafficking, drugs etc

Easier for terrorists to communicate with each other, funds transfer, weapons acquisition etc