GLOBALISATION - Global Hubs

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  • Global Hub
    • A city (LONDON, DUBAI, NYC) with an unusually high density of transport, business, political or cultural connections to the rest of the world.
    • High paid, professional workers (such as lawyers, doctors) migrate to these attractive places to generate wealth.
      • These people employ low-waged international migrants (who are drawn towards global hubs)  who work as nannies, maids, gardeners, drivers.
        • In 2015, 27% of UAE's population was Indian.
          • Other low-skilled migrants are used for construction projects in LONDON - TOWER HAMLETS.
    • some wealthy RUSSIAN billionaires (OLIGARCH) buy property in LONDON.

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