TMG610: Week 2 – Home Work Assignment #2 Mar-21 Online Term
Homework Assignment #2 (5% points) – Individual Homework
Taking position on a Global Issue: Pro-Globalist or Anti-Globalist
Some recommendations for research and data
Visit the site – http://www.globalization101.org/issues-in-depth/ , as a starter for your research.
(Go to http://www.globalization101.org/ and click on Issues in Depth).
I have picked nine topics for this assignment – see Table 1 below.
You can also use data from any other website in addition McKinsey which sets the tone. The
text book deals with these topics also in some shape or form all through the book. But given
what we have done so far and with your understanding of globalization views on both sides,
you ought to be able to internet research (certainly reading more details in the websites shown
above), think critically and do this written homework (in an onsite class I make this as debate
There is plenty of information on the above topics in the Internet outside of the above two
The objective of this homework is for students to think critically taking a ‘position’, collect
data and make a case for the stated position (Pro-Globalist or Anti-Globalist). This approach
has many advantages in addition to critical thinking – position articulation, clear writing skill
development to the point with quantification.
This is a homework where you are able to take a position on a Globalization topic (see table
below for the assigned position) and make your case in a 2 page write up with an example
(~600 words, includes all charts and tables of data; title page and reference extra 2 pages.
Max for all 4 pages in APA format. Anymore will lose points).
You have been assigned a topic and a position that you will take in this assignment – see
Submit in MS Word, APA Format. Submit in to blackboard on or before midnight second
Content Quality supporting the position (2 points)
Supporting Data-tables, Charts, etc. (1.25 point)
Writing quality – strength and emphasis of taking a position, argument with an appropriate
example and conclusion. (1.5 points)
References – at least two in addition to the book. (0.25 points)
SEE ASSGINED TOPICS TO EACH STUDENT IN THE NEXT PAGE
NOTE – if anyone feels a strong desire or passion to tackle another issue and to take a
different position, do let me know – bring it up in the chat session. We can certainly review
Assignment #2 Individual Homework; Pro-Global or Anti-Global Writing Assignments
Student Name Subject
Globalists – Left)
1 Alectice,Jean Redner Trade X
2 Becerra,Liz Trade X
3 Deleon,Dario Antonio Environment X
Griesinger,Tyler Anthony Environment X
5 Lebita,Ryan Mark Development X
6 Mahoney,Austin Romaine Development X
7 Montes,Alona Alfray Energy X
8 Murdock,Ryan Lewis Energy X
9 Nimroozi,Sarah Technology X
10 Rhee,Yeonsang Technology X
11 Stahlak,Anna Katya Batovsky Investment X
12 Tubman,Shadrach Investment X
13 Wilsin,Faidh Fareed Migration