全球化问题的全球解决方案

牛津——近几十年的创新及全球化让世界取得了前所未有的快速进步。贫困已经有所缓解。平均寿命有所增加。人类以祖先无法想象的速度创造着财富。但问题也接踵而至。事实上,全球化的成果现在正在受到威胁。

世界在受益于全球化的同时未能控制住社会、经济和现代生活基础设施一体化所带来的并发症。结果令我们受到跨越国界的系统性风险威胁。

上述风险可以跨越国界以及行业和组织间的传统隔阂。一体化的金融系统可以传播经济危机。国际航班传播流行病。联网计算机为网络罪犯提供了五光十色的狩猎场。中东圣战者利用互联网招募欧洲年轻人。生活水平提高增加了温室气体排放,进而加速了气候变化的步伐。

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