Trading Local Autonomy for Economic Efficiency or the Faustian Bargain of Choice at the Close of the Twentieth Century: The Case of Globalized Financial and Property Markets

  • Michael A. Goldberg
Part of the Advances in Spatial and Network Economics book series (ADVS ECONOMICS)

Abstract

The growing trend toward integration and complexity in modern societies has led to unprecedented increases in global incomes, outputs, and interactions. While the benefits of this integration and complexity are generally lauded as “progress” (and therefore, by assumption, “good”), there are also significant dangers and costs lurking amid this complexity and interconnectedness.

Keywords

Biomass Europe Transportation Amid Income 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael A. Goldberg
    • 1
  1. 1.The University of British ColumbiaVancouverCanada

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