Share this page | Email | Contact Us

Special Report on

International Trade and Investment

international trade and investment special research report Photo by
The global and domestic economic meltdown of 2008-2009 resulted in a drastic decline in international trade and investment flows. Global trade contracted by approximately 10 percent in 2009, a drop set off by the collapse of financial markets, followed by a deep economic recession and the corresponding crisis in the automotive sector. Exports from the United States fell by one-quarter in 2009 while imports fell by approximately one-third, resulting in a decline in the U.S. trade deficit. Unfortunately, that decline is more of a reflection of lost income (power to purchase imports) of American workers and consumers, than a ...
Forex—For Foreigner in China » Introduction To Forex Trading
There are many markets: markets for stocks, futures, options and currencies. These are probably the most accessible markets for everyday traders like you and I. People easily understand the basics of trading shares. I began trading shares first and then I moved on to trading currencies. If you do not know a lot about currency trading, allow me to introduce it to you. It is what I trade and I believe that it is one of the best markets to trade because of its efficiency. The transaction costs to execute a trade are minimal and most brokers provide you with the tools and data you need to make your trading decisions, ... market research, surveys and trends
The Importance of International Trade and Investment Treaties for ...
International treaties are now, more than in the past, playing a fundamental role in international trade relations. With the fast developing communication systems and technology, and as the phenomenon of globalization of economy is affecting all aspects of modern activities, transactions between countries on all continents are becoming more complex and intricate. With this new 21st century, trade and foreign investment transactions, as well as capital flows have reached unprecedented levels. The more complex are the trade operations, the higher is the number of rules and treaties adopted for a safer management and fairer ... market research, surveys and trends


The Role of International Trade and Investment - Articles & Commentary
In combating the deepening worldwide recession, policymakers should heed lessons from the last great global downturn--the depression of the 1930s. In combating the deepening worldwide recession, policymakers should heed lessons from the last great global downturn--the depression of the 1930s. The lessons are both negative and positive. That is, they tell us what policies should not be applied, as well as which ones should serve as models in this first decade of the twenty-first century. Certainly, a key component of any strategy to jump-start national economies will be domestic stimulus packages. They need to be carefully ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
News Release: Global Free Trade Could Lift 500 Million People Out ...
enable industrial countries to convey about twice as much gain to developing countries as they currently provide through foreign aid—at a benefit rather than cost to their own consumers. Liberalization of agriculture would account for about half of the total gains for both developing and industrial countries. These are the central conclusions of Trade Policy and Global Poverty by William R. Cline, a new study published today by the Center for Global Development and the Institute for International Economics. Would freer trade rescue an important portion of the world’s poor from their poverty? Though few would argue ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Va. aims to establish trade offices in China, India and UK
The McDonnell administration secured $1.5 million in the 2010 General Assembly session to add foreign marketing presence. Soon, Virginia could add Shanghai, London and Mumbai to foreign-trade offices in Tokyo, Hong Kong, Mexico City and Brussels. State economic-development officials are beginning to lay the groundwork for establishing three new foreign outposts to lure international business to Virginia. Of the projects that the Virginia Economic Development Partnership worked on in the past six years, 49 percent of the capital investment in Virginia came from an international audience, said Paul Grossman, the ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
Kurdistan Prime Minister Leads Trade and Investment Conference in London
The Prime Minister of the Kurdistan region of Iraq will play host to delegates from around the world when he visits London next week to lead a conference to promote international trade and investment. Prime Minister Barham Salih will speak at the conference, organised by the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) and supported by UK Trade and Investment, which takes place on June 15-16. Five other members of the Kurdistan Cabinet will address the conference, including Ministers for Natural Resources, Trade and Industry, Higher Education and Scientific Research, the Interior, and Agriculture and Water Resources. They will be joined ... market trends, news research and surveys resources


Toward a California Trade and Investment Policy
California international trade and investment strategy. Core elements ... Link international trade and investment programs to a more comprehensive State ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
International Trade and Investment - Layout 2
Business Resource Team or the Massachusetts Office of International Trade and Investment (MOITI). With foreign direct investment (FDI) a focused one-stop- ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Managing International Trade and Investment - Harvard Business ...
This course is intended for students who expect their careers to be influenced by trends in international trade and investment. Many HBS graduates will engage directly in commerce and finance across national borders. Increasingly, political and economic events abroad shape the opportunities and constraints faced by managers in industries such as investment banking, private equity, fund management, and consulting. This course is about the politics of the global economy and about how firms prosper by understanding those politics, or fail by misunderstanding them. Understanding the politics of globalization may once have been a ...
  1. profile image RoyBecker The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) is overseeing State Investment Tax Credit via @AngelCapital
  2. profile image BenBooth157 RT @EE_PUBLISHING: Published in May: International Trade and Investment Law by Leal-Arcas
latest webinars
  1. UN Webcast - United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
  2. Advisory Series Webinar Archive
Join these Webinars to learn more about current research, trends and surveys.
U.S. History: Global Civil Society, international aviation law ...
   Through the ages, a code developed for the relations and conduct between nations. The end result was called International Laws.  Branches of international law include: International criminal law. The law pertaining to use of force. International human rights law. International Humanitarian Law. Law of the sea. Diplomatic law, Consular law. Law of State Responsibility. International Environmental Law. International trade law. International Space Law. International Aviation law.    Take your pick ... one at a time, Michelle ... and send me your question. Thanks. ...
What the advantages and disadvantages of globalization in foreign ...
In certain industries such as diamond mining, logging, farm labour, plantation work and other hard industries with manual labour, there must be a balance between the interests of the workers and the capitalist owners and their backers. This balance exists in most Western First World countries. For many Third World countries, capitalism is a new venture as they only know small-scale merchandising, sales of food at the marketplace and independent cottage industries. So the large foreign corporations with people who speak another language and are from another culture trouble them. They do not have minimum standards in regards ...