Global Dreams focuses on five companies to reveal the far-reaching impact global corporations have on the world's economy, environment, and people. Today, 300 companies control about 25% of the world's productive assets and governments are losing control of their countries economies. This book illuminates these shadowy areas.The trouble was that, however heartfelt the patriotic desire to patronize American products, the pledge could not be kept. ... A Mazda Navaho, which is really a Ford Explorer made in Kentucky?49 Some companies, including Monsanto, promised ... As the 1992 presidential election campaign got under way, the Bush-Quayle campaign announced its Buy American plan and ... For example, Hondas made in Canada, according to the Customs Service, do not qualify for tariff-free treatmentanbsp;...
|Author||:||Richard J. Barnet, John Cavanagh|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 1995-03-01|