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The global digital divide is reminiscent of colonialism

Goel, Dhwani (2021) The global digital divide is reminiscent of colonialism. LSE Brexit (06 May 2021). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Colonialism in the digital era does not require armies, weapons and ships, argues Dhwani Goel (LSE). All you need is a tech giant that has captured the digital markets of the Global South, a government willing to push for the global liberalization of e-commerce, and an international organization that prioritizes corporate interests in rule-making.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/brexit/
Additional Information: © 2021 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
J Political Science > JZ International relations
J Political Science > JV Colonies and colonization. Emigration and immigration. International migration
Date Deposited: 27 Jul 2021 08:18
Last Modified: 17 Sep 2021 23:17
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/111255

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