Korten also makes a good case for a balanced society -- with civic society, government, and markets (in that order!)
Well, Mr. Korten has revealed some really pertinent information in this book that, quite frankly, has a lot to do with said situation.
Still, this is a good primer for understanding the workings of both corporations and the IMF/World Bank in the global economy.
I read the original book when it was published in 1995. This was turned into an updated version of that book. The author is very correct about corporations ruling the world. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Wyoming resident
Very timely as Americans are faced with the reformation of health care by it's new owners: Wall Street and Government.Published on November 22, 2012 by R. R. Hixson
When Corporations Rule The World
This fantastic book describes how American corporations have accumulated and abused power, waged war against and taken advantage of the... Read more
If you are a College Book Consumer Conscious Student, You know how outrageous you can find next trip to your college Dorms Book Store -_- This Book Was Over $45 Regular. Read morePublished on February 23, 2012 by Beauté
In this extremely hard-hitting book, David C. Korten destroys the super-wealthy façade of the very few by exposing behind it the billions of people facing a continuous uphill... Read morePublished on September 1, 2011 by Luc REYNAERT
On 9 August 2011, in a gut wrenching outburst from the heart, Dylan Ratigan went off on MSNBC TV about what it's going to take to get this country back on track after three years... Read morePublished on August 11, 2011 by Ronald Smaron