Benefit Of Globalization In The Philippines

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As the saying goes, “there are two sides of a coin.” In the same way that globalization can be a boom for international trade; it can also have devastating effects. This essay highlights the benefits and adverse effects of globalization in the Pacific. It will also discuss how the government has adopted policies and trade agreements to keep up with the accelerated pace of globalization and how we the people of the pacific can deal with the biggest threat to our region which is “global warming” and its effects. Benefits of Globalization in the Pacific Free Trade Free trade is probably the biggest benefit that globalization has brought about. Through globalization, people around the world share information as well as goods and services. As a result of globalization, consumers around the world enjoy a broader selection of products than they would have if they only had access to domestically made products. International trade has stimulated tremendous economic growth across the globe-creating jobs and reducing price. As globalization accelerates change in technology, more jobs are created and as a result more people are employed thus increasing their purchasing power. As the demand of consumers rise, more and more products are produced to suit the needs and wants of the people. Increased competition results in reduced prices therefore enabling consumers to buy more goods and services. Information Technology Information Technology (IT) is changing every aspect of how people live

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