The term “globalization” refers to a process of communication and assimilation among people and institutions of various nations. In recent decades, numerous technological advancements have been instrumental in allowing for and hastening globalization. As you read, take notes on the effects of globalization (both negative and positive). This informational text is for grade 11 readers. Building a Borderless World by CommonLit is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0.