Q. 155.0( 3 Votes )
“Due to globalisation, competition and uncertain employment prevails”. Comment.
Globalisation is the interconnection between counties through the expansion of foreign trade and foreign investment. It is the process of integrating the home country with foreign countries through the movement of goods, services, investment, technology and people. Due to globalisation, competition and uncertain employment prevail.
Globalisation is a major challenge to the small traders. Because of the growing competition from the MNCs, small companies who are unable to withstand the increased competition are shutting down their companies. The unchecked imports of the goods without any restrictions and the aggressive advertising strategies taken by the MNCs has resulted in the closure of many small, domestic industries leading to large unemployment.
Uncertain jobs have increased after globalisation. Globalisation has resulted in jobless growth. The government has allowed the flexibility of labour to attract foreign investment. With the increasing competition in the market, MNCs placing orders for their products in the domestic countries are forcing the domestic producers to employ workers for a temporary basis to reduce their cost of production. Thus, they need not pay them for the whole year and can employ additional workers only during the peak seasons of demand. This results in uncertainty in jobs.
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