Measuring Global Interactions


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global participation
Describe and evaluate one of the following two Globalization Indices: the AT Kearney index or the KOF index, as a measure of global interaction. Describe how the Globalization Index may be represented spatially.
global core and periphery
Discuss the spatial pattern of global interactions through the mapping of core areas at the focus of interaction (network hubs/nodes), the peripheries and areas relatively unaffected by these interactions.
4 hours

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Most of the 'Interpret, analyse and when appropriate construct tables, graphs, diagrams, cartogaphic materials and images' skills could be taught in this section of the Higher Level Extension.

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global participation

global core and periphery
Waugh, An Integrated Approach, Third Edition: p.640-641