Government Policy and
Free trade refers to a situation where a
government does not attempt to restrict
what its citizens can buy from another
country or what they can sell to another
While many nations are nominal
BUSECN 1508 International Economics for Managers
Short Case Analysis
The impact of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)
The North American Free Trade Area is the North American common market of the
United States, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbea
Globalization has had a dual effect.
In an era of new economic
Lower trade and investment barriers help companies like BABAB establish production activities
in optimal locations around the globe
This has led to an acceleration in the volume of world trade
Country-Risk Analysis Guidelines
Three-person group, voluntarily assembled, names submitted to the instructor.
Scenario: your company is contemplating making a direct investment in one of the
countries listed below, either by acquiring the controlling sha
Individual Short Case Analysis Assignment Guidelines
Case to be submitted individually from the list of cases in the Course Outline
appearing in bold-faced type.
Maximum length: three pages, double spaced.
Case analysis must be submitted prior to the clas