chapter  16
Forecasting globalization: The use of International Futures (IFs)
ByBARRY B. HUGHES
Pages 25

Can we forecast the unfolding of globalization? That is the question that this chapter explores. As one of the most widely discussed phenomena of global change, understood by many to be the “meta-driver” of global change (e.g. NIC, 2004), globalization certainly merits attempts to measure and foresee its future.