Category - Globalization

#TheWardPost Caribbean Challenges China Globalization Trump's "America First"

From Globalization to Populism – Part II

From Globalization to Populism – Part II Ambassador Curtis A Ward Rise of China’s economic and military power (19 October 2020) — While representing Jamaica at the United Nations Security Council at the turn of the Century, there was a buzz about an article in the New York Times which detailed what was characterized as excessive military spending by the Chinese government. The truth of the matter is the Chinese military expenditure, which seemed to have alarmed them, was a mere...

#TheWardPost Caribbean Challenges Geopolitics Global leadership Globalization Populism

From Globalization to Populism – Part I

From Globalization to Populism – Part I Ambassador Curtis A. Ward (15 October 2020) — In a recent keynote address I gave to the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Jamaica (ICAJ) business webinar, on 8 October 2020, on the topic, “From Globalization to Populism”, I discussed factors driving this change, as well as the implications of the shift taking place in several countries from a global to a nationalist perspective. In particular, I explored, briefly, the shift in...