Explains what globalization is, what caused it, what the effects are, what mechanisms triggered those causes.
The text in this series is clear, easy to read, and useful for middle and high school students wondering about economics. Readers learn about the business cycle, myths and facts about recessions, depressions, globalization, and inflation. Student-friendly examples help readers understand supply and demand. Full-page sidebars give more in- depth information on selected topics. Some of the captions for the photographs are misleading, which is a concern. Each book includes 10 great questions to ask plus myths and facts. Bibliography. Glossary. Websites. Index. Additional Selection. Jackie Keith, Teacher-Librarian, Riverbend High School, Fredericksburg, Virginia