Essays Tagged: "Trade"

Clipping the Fin Trade- Summary. Shark finning summary written on the article from science news.

Clipping the Fin Tradewww.sciencenews.orgSummaryTwo years ago, Michael Aw was monitoring the health of local coral in ... ins unless the rest of the shark's carcass is also on board. But the law has hardly stopped the fin trade even among American crews. Law enforcement officials recently a vessel they found it carried t ...

(1 pages) 64 0 2.1 Oct/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Devil take the Hindmost (A history of financial speculation) - by Edward Chancellor. A summary of the book which discusses speculation and how it has shaped the western world.

insider trading and the depressing of security prices by rumour. Shares in the tax farms were again traded.By the 15th century the great fairs of Northern Europe had trading in mining shares. A centur ... f small scale stock exchange. The economic power at the close of the 16th century was the Dutch who traded and had ventures all across the globe. The Dutch bought together in one place all the aspects ...

(5 pages) 36 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Global Financing & Exchange Rate Mechanisms Paper

Global Financing and Exchange Rate MechanismsCountertradeCountertrade is a trade between two countries by which goods are exchanged for other goods rath ... en two countries by which goods are exchanged for other goods rather than for hard currency. Countertrade is often the solution for exporters that may not be able to be paid in his or her home currenc ... set, ultimately receiving cash in the deal. This is also referred to as "using barter to complete a trade." (www.investopedia.com)An example of countertrade is, the former Soviet Union would often cou ...

(3 pages) 1114 0 2.5 Jun/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Countertrade

CountertradeCountertrade is an umbrella term covering a wide range of commercial mechanisms for reciprocal ... nvolve the exchange of goods or services to finance purchases, rather than using cash alone. Countertrade, in its various forms, represents 10-15% of world trade. The importance of countertrade as a t ... d since early 1970s -especially in markets where there is a shortage of foreign exchange and countertrade may be the only effective marketing mechanism for doing business.Barter, is the oldest form of ...

(3 pages) 315 0 2.5 Jun/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Globalization: opportunities and risks for developing countries!

enefits that people in the world can get from globalization. Firstly, taking part in this worldwide trade offers companies great numbers of chances to improve their business. For example, Chambers of ... f chances to improve their business. For example, Chambers of Commerce can increase their country's trade by signing contracts with multinationals. Consequently, wide open markets are given to help th ...

(2 pages) 171 0 3.4 Jul/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

The Concept of Mercantilism

ulation. These policies may or may not have been applied simultaneously at any given time or place. Trade offered another method to accumulate the bullion (gold or silver formed into bars, ingots, or ... mulate the bullion (gold or silver formed into bars, ingots, or plates). Generating revenue through trade depended on maintaining a favorable balance that is, exporting more than a nation imported. In ...

(1 pages) 59 0 3.7 Aug/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Globalization

h are foreign investment intensive industries which are foreign investment intensive use intra firm trade intensively and collaborate externally in development the need to recop growing R & D cost ... .Government policies , significant influence firm strategies by liberalizing capital investment and trade flows, promptly regional integration and promptly competitiveness. Trade policy of liberalizat ...

(4 pages) 639 2 4.6 Sep/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

How to Buy a Car

(1 pages) 53 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

How to Buy Car

tiate the price of the new one before letting themknow about the old one. Once they know you want totrade-in, they know you have that much more money to spendand they will use that against you. Check ...

(1 pages) 56 0 3.7 Jan/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Globalisation

s in the world. The signs of globalization can be seen from the increase in volume of international trade, the increasing number of trade agreements between countries, the growing interdependence betw ... at sees the growing interdependence between economies of the world countries. The rapid increase in trade volume, in physical products and services, across borders in the last decade is more than enou ...

(7 pages) 331 0 3.8 Jun/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Global Financing and Exchange Rate Mechanisms.

Countertrade.Countertrade is a creative sticky sales project that might not otherwise happen due to currenc ... is a creative sticky sales project that might not otherwise happen due to currency barriers. Countertrade is an umbrella term for a variety of unconventional reciprocal trading arrangements. It often ... ing nations, but it also occurs between one developing nation and another( Nelson, 1999). It is the trade between two countries in which goods are traded for other goods rather than for hard currency. ...

(4 pages) 862 1 5.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Analyse the impact of globalisation on an economy other than Australia.

egration of China into the world trading scene has been shown through its increase in international trade flows, growth of investment between itself and other nations, the transfer of technology, incr ... al flows and partially the movement of labour. China has undoubtedly contributed to the increase of trade in goods and services, which had exploded to over $US 12.4 trillion in 2001. The country is cl ...

(5 pages) 116 0 5.0 May/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Access the impacts of globalisation in our business world

onal developments, international organisations having and increasing impact on economic performance.Trades in G + S US$8.5 trillion to US$16.0 trillion 1990-2002. Averaging 7% growth per year.Financia ... sts, richer nations and NIC's are favoured, while developing and transition economies are neglected.TradeIncreased trade flows with growth in trading blocs and agreements. Increased specialisation and ...

(2 pages) 82 1 3.7 Mar/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Country report of UK and petroleum industry

PartHeadingsPagePart-AInternational trade3A1An Overview United Kingdom3A2Balance of Payment4A3Trading Relationship and Blocks6A4Major Ex ... s -228Exhibits -329Exhibits -430Exhibits -531Exhibits -632Exhibits -733References34(A)INTERNATIONAL TRADE:-(A-1) AN OVERVIEW-UNITED KINGDOM: -The Great Britain was a dominant industrial and maritime p ... echnological excellence and competitive advantage to match the pace with the globalization and free trade regime. The United Kingdom is a member of WTO, UN Security Council, and OECD, EEU etc. The eco ...

(27 pages) 172 0 4.8 Jun/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Freedom Of Trade

Should the government allow more freedom of trade due to the recent terrorist acts, it would not only allow our country to have more help when i ... tions to get their foot in the door. By allowing the smaller countries to participate in world-wide trade, they will help to end poverty. With a greater amount of trade, the workers of the Unit ... have a greater variety of choice. If the United States is able to specialize due to greater trade, they will be able to produce higher end products, such as electronics and computers. With mor ...

(1 pages) 374 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The End Of E?

ower markets.From Pigeons to Electrons E-mail, e-commerce, e-business, e-marketplace, e-exchange, E*Trade, ePower, eSpeed "¦ no one could have predicted the extent to which electronic trading h ... at are still used today.In the 1980s foreign exchange trading on the Reuters Dealing System enabled traders to communicate with each other and displayed near real time bids and offers, (little did Bar ...

(15 pages) 47 0 3.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

GLOBALISATION & THE GLOBAL ECONOMY

cts on other economiesI) INDICATORS OF GLOBALISATION•Economic integration can be seen inoIntnl trade flows- growing at 2 times the rate of GWP with the impact of TNC's and global agreements. Also ... ent (FDI) unequal with 62% of inflows and 83% outflows from the triadoIntnl tech- tech has expanded trade and investment by boosting exports of software and computer equipment and via the internetoInt ...

(5 pages) 58 0 4.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

What is Globalisation and what are its benefits

balisation has allowed the rapid liberalization of global trading environments, with the removal of trade restrictions and initiation of numerous Trading Pacts such as NAFTA, APEC and WTO. This in tur ...

(1 pages) 67 0 5.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Globalization and It's Impact over Social Politics and Policy

l scale. Economic globalization refers to changes in capital flows, production systems, markets and trade in goods and services. Commonly used indicators of these changes are trends in international t ... and mobilization by a range of non-governmental actors, such as charities, voluntary organizations, trades unions, professional associations and trade associations.A number of related questions stand ...

(32 pages) 287 1 5.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies

Globalisation Is Not Important as in Reality Most International Firms Operate on a Regional or Local Basis

globalization in the 20th and 21st century include the advance of global financial markets, global trade, transnational business, international organizations, and new technologies. This process began ... hnologies. This process began after the Second World War, with the development of the international trade flows between countries.Experts analyse global trade through trade between nations but the rec ...

(6 pages) 38 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers