Overview of nation: history, geography, population, living conditions, languages, institutions, religion, politics, business.
JAPANESE IN BRAZIL.
20th Cent. immigration patterns, settlements, problems, statistics, work, economics.
Reflections on Finance Book
This paper provides the student's reflections on each of the 21 chapters in the Parrino textbook Fundamentals of Corporate Finance. A bit of each chapter is briefly summarized, followed by the student's personal reflections.
Russia, Ukraine and the WTO
Discusses the issue of Ukraine and Russia and their attempts to become members of the World Trade Organization (WTO). The importance of the WTO in globalization and free trade. Benefits to Russia. Russia's position on the Ukraine. Position of Ukrainian government. Includes outline.
DOING BUSINESS IN AUSTRALIA.
Examines historical, political & economic contexts, advantages & disadvantages of locating multinational company there.
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN COLONIAL NATIONS.
Theoretical problems of growth in developing lands controlled by developed powers. Trade, capital formation, politics, production, banking. Uses Kenyan agricultural development as case study.
This paper discusses gross domestic product, or GDP, providing a definition and an explanation of the value of GDP as a quantitative economic indicator. It also discusses the shortcomings of GDP in view of the fact that it does not take into consideration other factors vital to a truly healthy nation, such as the levels of unemployment, pollution, and inflation. An outline, summary, and highlighted copies of sources used are provided.
AUSTRALIAN ECONOMY & TRADE.
Effects of General Agreement on Tariffs & Trade, World Trade Organization, U.S. & regional trade policy on Australian economy.