Natural Resources of Africa
The natural resources of Africa are defined, explained, and considered with respect to economics, free trade, and the United States. Importance of Africa's mineral and fuel. Discusses key minerals of each region.
South Africa: Political Risk Analysis and Managerial Decision Making
This paper provides a comprehensive discussion and analysis of the complex political risk factors impacting businesses in South Africa. The analysis also provides a discussion of the various responses to crisis management needed by firms to minimize the potential threat of these risks. The significant of crisis management and political risk to decision making and overall firm management is also explored.
Mexico: Political and Economic Developments Since 1990
Mexico's political and economic changes since 1990 are discussed, including PRI's defeat in the 2000 election, NAFTA, globalization, debt, and immigration to the United States. The one-party system of the Party of the Institutional Revolution (PRI) and election of the first non-PRI leader in 2000.
This paper analyzes the impact globalization has had on work, workers, and managers. The paper focuses on the impact unions have on determining wages. Lastly, the paper evaluates how workplace conditions affect work.
Prominent role of women, religion, economics & food, mistreatment by whites & govt.
Examines fiscal conditions in 1980s-1990s. Debt, growth, role of govt., interest rates, deficit, foreign direct investment possibilities, imports & exports, future.
International Trade & China's Economy
This paper provides two essays. The first discusses the history of U.S. international trade policy from the Colonial period until contemporary times, arguing policy radically changed in the second half of the twentieth century. The second offers an analysis of the economic structure and policies of the Chinese economy before and after the reforms implemented by Den Xiaoping in 1978.
EUROPEAN AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY.
Examines cost structure, impact of European Union, global competition, labor issues, productivity, role of govts., innovations, mergers.
THE BANANA WARS.
Analysis of the international trade dispute of the 1990s. How trade wars progress. The difficulty of achieving international agreements and enforcement. Long-term ramifications of trade policy. Examines the underlying ussues of the Banana Wars. How an agreement was reached, and impediments to implementing it. Effects of agreement on the banana industry.