In 2000, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) identified four basic aspects of globalization: trade and transactions, capital and investment movements, migration and movement of people, and the dissemination of knowledge.Globalizing processes affect and are affected by business and work organization, economics, socio-cultural resources, and the natural environment.Advances in transportation (such as the steam locomotive, steamship, jet engine, and container ships) and in telecommunications infrastructure (including the rise of the telegraph and its modern offspring, the Internet and mobile phones) have been major factors in globalization, generating further interdependence of economic and cultural activities.Though many scholars place the origins of globalization in modern times, others trace its history long before the European Age of Discovery and voyages to the New World, some even to the third millennium BC.Every profile has full color profile photos and album photos, self intro, detailed info, matchmaking info and real time live chat capabilities compatible with a web cam to guarantee you find someone special.There are thousands of Korean girls and guys looking for Korean friends, Korean pen pals, Korean singles or a Korean chat partner.Download and use the New Gaydar app for free on your mobile or tablet device, and connect with local guys at the tap of a button.
The term globalization is recent, only establishing its current meaning in the 1970s.
Editor's Introductory Note: Our planet has been slowly warming since last emerging from the "Little Ice Age" of the 17th century, often associated with the Maunder Minimum.
Before that came the "Medieval Warm Period", in which temperatures were about the same as they are today.
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