Phone Calls and Fax Machines: The Limits to Globalization

Authors: Hugh Louch, Eszter Hargittai, and Miguel Angel Centeno

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Citation: Louch, H., Hargittai, E. & Centeno, M.A. (1999). Phone Calls and Fax Machines: The Limits to Globalization. The Washington Quarterly. 22(2), 83-100.


  • Introduction
  • Models of the Global Web
  • Clashing Cliques
  • The Rich Get Richer
  • Conclusion
  • Methodological Note

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