The European Union market for permits to emit carbon dioxide has gyrated in past weeks as it became clear that national governments gamed the initial permit allocation and EU officials bumbled the release of informati
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Pranab Bardhan writes in Scientific American about whether globalization helps or hurts the world's poor. He writes that the macro evidence is ambiguous, but gives micro examples of how globalisation has benefited individual communities, though the transition can be wrenching.
He highlights the complexity of the problem:
In 1993, anticipating a U.S.