Big Business, Poor Peoples
How Transnational Corporations Damage the World's Poor
Posted: 2 March 2009
Author: John Madeley. Zed Books, 2009, Â£16.99
Transnational corporations (TNCs) are one of the most important actors in the global economy, occupying a more powerful position than ever before. In their persistent battle to increase profits, they have increasingly turned to the developing world, a world that holds many attractions for them. But what is their impact on the poor?
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