Global appeal or raw deal? Esko Aho, former prime minister of Finland
When the seeds of globalization first started to take root, its proponents claimed that it would be a panacea for all the world’s ills, yet as an old Russian saying goes: The only free cheese is in the mousetrap. With overconsumption rife and jobs being lost to automation or going abroad, has the West been too eager to take the cheese without considering the consequences? To discuss this, Oksana is joined by Esko Aho, former prime minister of Finland.