What is Globalization?

Globalization, or globalisation, is the process of interaction and integration among people, companies, and governments worldwide. (Wiki)

What is Globalization? (2:17)

World101: What is Globalization? (3:14)

Globalisation post-Pandemic: from slowdown to stasis? (UBS FT 2:51)

World Systems Theory, , Dependency Theory and Global Inequality (Then&Now: 14:22)

Globalization: How new transport and communication technology led to globalization
(Geography Lesson 2:39)

Globalisation (BBC Bitesize)

World Systems Theory

World Systems Theory
Core and Periphery Countries (Wiki)

World101: What is the Liberal World Order? (7:55)

from the Council on Foreign Relations

World Trade Triad (also: Wiki)

Top 10 Strongest National Brands, 2020

The Life Cycle of a Cup of Coffee (TED-Ed 5:04)

The World Economy

GNI per capita (PPP)

GDP per capita

The Global Economy
Excellent, up-to-date Data

GDP per capita
(Visual Capitalist)

GDP by Country 2021
(Visual Capitalist)

GDP by Country 2019

Distribution of Global GDP by Region
Visual Capitalist)

Economic Freedom around the World 2021
(Visual Capitalist)

Coronavirus: A visual guide to the economic impact (BBC)

World Trade

World Trade Organization - What is the WTO? | Wiki)

World Trading Blocs

RCEP: Asia-Pacific countries form world's largest trading bloc (BBC)

The RCEP Explained
(Visual Capitalist)

World Shipping Routes and Commodities Interactive Map

The Best-Selling Vehicles in the World By Country (Visual Capitalist)

International Organizations and Groups of Countries

What is the G7?
(SkyNews 3:22)

What is the G20?
(WION 3:30)

What's the "Bretton Woods System"? IMF, World Bank and WTO
(CSIS 2:00)

BRIC countries
(Geography Lessons 4:46)

Transportation & Communication

FlightRadar24: Live Interactive World Map of Air Traffic

MarineTraffic: Live Interactive World Map of Shipping

Radio Garden: Find local radio stations on a gEarth Globe

A Global Look at Shipping Container Traffic
(Visual Capitalist)

Why the Suez Canal Matters
(BBC News, 1 min)

30 Days Time Lapse Container Ship at Sea (10min)

The Gunhilde Maersk Time Lapse (7:25)

Gigantic Overseas Autoliner (48min)

How it looks Inside a Container Ship (7min)

Touring a Modern-day Cargo Ship (24min)

Secrets Of The Marie Maersk Container Ship (Richard Hammond 9:44))

Costs and Effects of Globalization

The cost of globalization

GEDProject: Who Really Wins from Globalization? (3:35)

Global Shift: The consequences of globalization, free trade and outsourcing (4:23)

World Megaregions (VisualCapitalist)

VOX: China's trillion dollar plan to dominate global trade (5:58)

The Economics of Coffee (VisualCapitalist)

Starbucks and McDonalds - Globalization (Princeton-INA)

The Life Cycle of a Cup of Coffee (TED-Ed 5:04)

Cultural Homogenization

Does globalization mean we will become one culture?

BBC Futures

TNCs or MNCs – Transnational and Multinational Corporations

Multinational Corporations (MNCs) (Espace mondiale SciencesPo)

World's Top 100 Economic Entities, 2017
(GlobalJusticeNow-gSheet Data)

World's 100 Most Valuable Brands, 2020 (HowMuch)

Ethical Trade

What is Fair Trade?

Tipping the balance (What is Fair Trade?)
(FairTrade Foundation 5:13)

What is FairTrade?
(FairTrade Canada)

Traidcraft Around the World