Environmental globalandregionalintegration

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Unformatted text preview: nd social impacts. environmental Global and Regional Integration: Global and Regional Integration: Global Agreements: World Trade Organization (WTO) World (General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (General (GATT)) (GATT)) Regional Agreements: Regional Agreements North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) North U.S.-Central American Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA) (CAFTA) European Union (EU) European Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Free Trade Agreement of the Americas (FTAA) Free International Economic Power in International Economic Power in the Global Economy: Shifting landscape due to: Economic integration Economic Economic potential of emerging Economic markets markets The World’s Largest Economies 2005 and 2020 (Projected) The World Measured by GDP at Market Exchange Rates: The World’s Largest Economies 2005 and 2020 (Projected) The World Measured by GDP at Purchasing Power Parity (ppp) Most Populous Countries in 1980, 2000, Most Populous Countries in 1980, 2000, and 2050 (Projected): Trends in International Trends in International Investments and Trade: International Investments: 80% from developed countries Foreign direct investment (FDI) Growing at healthy rate Outpacing domestic growth in most countries Outpacing International Trade: International Over ½ of world trade accounted for by United States, European Union and Japan States, Increased substantially over last two decades Increased Trade Flows Among World Regions, 2005 (in billions Trade Flows Among World Regions, 2005 (in billions of dollars or percent) Source: http://www.wto.org/english/res_e/statis_e/its2012_e/its2012_e.pdf World Foreign Direct Investment World Foreign Direct Investment Inflows (in millions of dollars): and 2010 World Foreign Direct Investment World Foreign Direct Investment Outflows (in millions of dollars): and 2010 Economic Systems of the World: Economic Systems of the World: Market Economy Market Command Economy Mixed Economy Economic Systems of the World: Economic Systems of the World: Market Economy Privates enterprise reserves the right Privates to own property and monitor the production and distribution of goods and services and State supports competition and State efficient practices Eco...
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