Project Globalisation and My Country Guidelines for the project: We are going : - to research what this process actually means, - to understand our prospects and future possibilities - to study how the process of globalisation influences the main spheres of our life. GLOBALISATION trade Business partners The same political problems Cultural exchange Students exchange International terrorism Youth problems Global companies Globalisation is a close interaction of the world countries in different parts of our life (in economy, policy, culture) Facts about the past and the present. Find out what factors speed е d up the process of globalisation in the 20th and 21st centuries. Project “Globalisation trends in our country” Hypothesis: Globalisation influences the economic process in our country Confirming the hypothesis The globalisation of the economy is a world trend _____________________________ Russia is integrating into the global economy . Advantages and disadvantages of globalisation for the economy of our country . The future of globalisation trends in the Russian economy. _____________________ Step 1 From local to global? Questions 1.What are several stages of setting up a business? 2.Why and how do companies get global? Step 1 Question (Group 1) 1.What are several stages of setting up a business? Step 1 The Business cycle buying materials and employing people producing goods borrowing money from an investor selling the goods to a customer Step 1 Question (Group 2) 2.Why and how do companies get global? Choose between the conclusions: 1.Economic globalisation is a world trend and it inevitably influences economies of all countries. 2.Globalisation has no influence on other national economies. 3. Russia has to integrate into the world economy, too. 4.Russia should develop its national economy and ignore the process of globalisation. Step2 Global companies in Russia. McDonald's, Coca - Cola, Ford, Boeing, Samsung. Proctor & Gamble Microsoft… The number of global companies is growing rapidly. They work in the global economy. Step2 Global companies in Russia. the name of the company the industry it works in the products I services it provides its impact on the economy of your region: + it supplies local customers with the necessary goods + it increases competition among other companies in the region + it provides jobs to local people - it ruins the local companies and makes them bankrupt . Advantages and disadvantages of globalisation for the Russian economy Step 3 Advantages and disadvantages of globalisation in Russia's economy. Globalisation makes the local economy dependent on the economic situation in the world. • Globalisation increases competition among companies . Globalisation can ruin local companies. Globalisation can create new jobs and increase employment. People can buy food, cosmetics, electronics and all of their favourite brands everywhere. *Russian companies have investors, customers or partners abroad. *Global companies are quite independent of the local authorities. *Global companies can have a serious influence on local governments. *The national economy becomes dependent on other countries. *In the global economy people of different nations interact intensively Advantages and disadvantages of globalisation in Russia's economy. Step 4 Confirming the Hypothesis Group 1 Group 2 Summing up everything above … * Businesses need to grow to be successful. *Russia has to integrate into the world economy * Globalisation can ruin local companies. * However, this doesn't mean that small companies will die out. They have every chance to succeed as well. Summing up everything above … Economic globalisation is a world trend and it inevitably influences economies of all countries. We should be able to defend the national economy.