Globalisation & employment Watch
Negatives - Concern has been expressed by some that investment and jobs in more advanced economies, e.g. Europe and USA, have drained away to developing countries. Some jobs are lost as firms switch their production to countries with lower unit labour costs. This can lead to higher levels of structural unemployment.
Globalisation has led to increased opportunities for workers to migrate abroad to achieve better work opportunities, however this had led to the "brain drain"