From Health and Human Rights, a special issue on realizing the right to health through a framework convention on global health. Jacques E. C. Hymans and Ronan Tse-Min Fu (USC): World Society, Professional Bureaucracy, and Democratization. Joshua M. Pryor (Hawaii): Visions of Globalization: Inequality and Political Stability (Dissertation). Benjamin Jerry Cohen (UCSB) and Tabitha M. Benney (Utah): What Does the International Currency System Really Look Like? Katherine Taken Smith, Hannah Michelle Martin, and Murphy Smith (Murray State): Human Trafficking: A Global Multi-Billion Dollar Criminal Industry. ILO says global number of child labourers down by a third since 2000. The first chapter from The Price of Rights: Regulating International Labor Migration by Martin Ruhs. Colin Kidd reviews Exodus: Immigration and Multiculturalism in the 21st Century by Paul Collier. When did globalisation start? Economists argue about whether it began 20, 200 or 2,000 years ago. An excerpt from Ninety Percent of Everything: Inside Shipping, the Invisible Industry That Puts Clothes on Your Back, Gas in Your Car, and Food on Your Plate by Rose George (and more). Big may not be better for most countries: The world has been rebuilt according to small nations’ dreams. And now for some good news: This might be the golden age of vice, but people are getting richer, freer, and more connected every day.

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