Book Review: The World is Flat by Thomas L. Friedman

Book Review: The World is Flat by Thomas L. Friedman

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The World is Flat is an award-winning book by three-time Pulitzer Prize winner Thomas Friedman. It combines meticulous research, personal anecdotes and conceptual analysis to provide a comprehensive yet accessible overview of the mechanisms behind globalisation in the 21st century, along with recommendations for individuals and companies who want to thrive in the new, ?flat? world. Although some economists and academics have challenged Friedman?s views, The World is Flat met with general critical and popular success when it was first published in 2005, and became an international bestseller.

This book review and analysis is perfect for:
?Anyone who wants to learn about the processes behind globalisation
?Individuals and companies looking to meet the challenges of the new global market
?Students of business, politics or economics

The Book Review series from the 50Minutes collection is aimed at anyone who is looking to learn from experts in their field without spending hours reading endless pages of information. Our reviews present a concise summary of the main points of each book, as well as providing context, different perspectives and concrete examples to illustrate the key concepts. 

Publication date
July 02, 2017
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