Federal Emergency Management Agency

Global Interdependencies

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In recent decades, globalization has raised socioeconomic conditions in many nations while creating new global interdependencies that will influence emergency management in the U.S. and worldwide. These growing political, economic, technological, and social interdependencies are evident in the following changes: Rapid global economic growth; Industrial development of  non-OECD nations; Interlinked global supply chains; Increased worldwide awareness; Increased media reach and individual power.

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