Brazil-USA International Trade
Reviews trade & trade issues between Brazil and USA. Principal export products. Controversies in international trade between the USA and Brazil regarding access to markets. Balance of trade.
A comparative analysis of Pietra Rivoli’s The Travels of a T-Shirt in the Global Economy and Thomas Friedman’s The World is Flat that addresses Rivoli’s argument that textile protectionism in the U.S. undermines the benefits of free trade and Friedman’s belief that globalization offers potential benefits but there must be a level playing field on the international level for these to be fully realized.
COCA-COLA IN JAPAN.
Overview of socio-cultural differences between Japan & U.S., economics; Japanese marketing environment in relation to Coca-Cola Company.
This paper argues that international trade tends to benefit wealthy nations over poor ones. How globalization or transnationalism has changed the shape of the world. The impact of NAFTA.
Free Trade and Pollution
Explores whether international trade and the issue of whether or not free trade encourages pollution as corporations build factories and plants in countries with more lenient air and water pollution controls. Uses Acme Motors in Mexico as an example.
International Trade Simulation
This paper discusses which country will find that it has a competitive advantage at producing some products rather than others. By exporting these products, and importing those which are more expensive to produce domestically, a country can use international trade to enrich its citizens and increase the wealth of the country as a whole.
CANADIAN FOREIGN POLICY.
Examines the role of human rights in Canadian foreign policy. Disagreement regarding Canada's accomodation of human rights objectives in its foreign policy. Contends that Canada can improve the effectiveness of its accommodation of human rights without expanding its scope. Assesses Canada's concern for international human rights. Government policies. Recommends policy changes.