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GS 200 Final study guide Alice Paul she led a successful campaign for women's suffrage that resulted in granting the right to vote to women in the U.S. federal election in 1920 . Minority Majority Districts When more than 50% of the population is made up of minority groups… no longer a majority. John Maynard Keynes Economists consider him one of the main founders of modern theoretical macroeconomics, as well as having a major impact on modern economic and political theory as well as on many governments' fiscal policies. Adam Smith Smith's work helped to create the modern academic discipline of economics and provided one of the best-known intellectual rationales for free trade, capitalism, and libertarianism. Comparative Advantage it can be beneficial for two parties ( countries , regions, individuals and so on) to trade if one has a lower relative cost of producing some good Bretton Woods The Bretton Woods system of international monetary management established the rules for commercial and financial relations among the world's major industrial states . The Bretton Woods system was the first example of a fully negotiated monetary order intended to govern monetary relations among independent nation-states. (*Think exchange rates) GATT - general agreement on tarriffs and trade WTO The World Trade Organization (WTO) is an international organization designed to supervise and liberalize international trade . The WTO came into being on January 1 , 1995 , and is the successor to the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT), which was created in 1947, and continued to operate for almost five decades as a de facto international organization. The World Trade Organization deals with the rules of trade between nations at a global or near-global level; it is responsible for negotiating and implementing new trade
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agreements, and is in charge of policing member countries' adherence to all the WTO agreements, signed by the bulk of the world's trading nations and ratified in their parliaments . Tariffs. – Taxes places on trades Non-tariff barriers Non-tariff barriers to trade are restrictions to imports but are not in the usual form of a tariff . Non-tariff barriers may also be in the form of manufacturing or production requirements of goods, such as how an animal is caught or a plant is grown, with an import ban imposed on products that don't meet the requirements. Examples are the European Union restrictions on genetically modified organisms or beef treated with growth hormones. Ponce de Leon Discovered Florida/America. Spanish and helped with immigration patterns (Texas, Florida) Cabeza de Vaca Spanish explorer, discovered Texas and Arizona. Created settlement sites and maps that have been used. After ponse de leon. Poverty-poor, lower class.
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