Essays Tagged: "Economic expansion"

globalization and inequality-short essay

he process by which the lives of all people around the planet become increasingly interconnected in economic, cultural, political, and environmental terms, along with our awareness of such interconnec ... ation. The planet has become connected through technological renovations and the interdependence of economic expansion. Nations have formed one agenda, one unit, and with it, emerges the concept of wi ...

(2 pages) 444 0 4.1 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

How does Japan do it

shows influence of social aspects on economics...needs work needs more examples...(best mark in class)Japan has performed a miracle. The ... onomic performance following its crushingdefeat in World War II is nothing short of astounding. The economic expansion of Japan issecond to none. All of the elements are in place for Japan to continue ... e business (and possibly the Japanese mind.) Theways of the Japanese provide a foundation for their economic adaptability in modern times.Japan is a culture where human relations and preservation of h ...

(7 pages) 253 0 4.3 Feb/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Compare and contrast of the 18th and 19th century in America: econ/social/polit

y contrasting eras of social and political evolvement but comparable in the successive mentality of economic expansion.New advantages in natural resources in the United States brought striking transit ... y contrasting eras of social and political evolvement but comparable in the successive mentality of economic expansion.The economic advancements were pursued for the purpose of profit, a factor seen i ...

(3 pages) 89 0 1.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Americas Economy during the 1840's through the 1860's.

conomy during the 1840's through the 1860'sThe influential factors that contributed to the vigorous economic expansion of America during the 1840's through the 1860's, consisted of the Industrial Revo ...

(3 pages) 70 0 3.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Industrial Revolution technological advancements.

history, the Industrial Revolution ushered in an age of unparalleled technological advancements and economic expansion so immense, that its impact can still be felt today. Lasting from the late1800s u ... unionization greatly impacted the business world for many years. As the United States entered a new economic age - the information age - the composition of the work force shifted from the blue collar ...

(6 pages) 100 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Ecuador essay

Eloy Alfero led the liberal revolution in 1895, which carried out anticlerical reforms and stressed economic expansion. Alfero was assassinated but the liberals remained powerful until 1944.During the ... me stability in the government from 1940 to 1950.Through all these political changes the social and economic systems have changed little. In the Adean valleys and plateaus, large landowners continuo t ...

(4 pages) 53 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

Modernisation, globalisation and americanisation

The U.S has experienced new ways of establishing and encouraging capitalist economic expansion and political constancy and "social order" in the U.S.A and other countries; this ... e process to work and develop.Adaptations to the environment; performed by the economy, but not any economic system, only capitalism propelled through modernisation and globalisation can adapt to the ... nt the changes from happening.Integration; that is the linking of institutions together. The Legal, economical, religious in some cases. The state of all these concepts together and how they function ...

(10 pages) 164 0 4.3 Jul/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

U.S. Poverty

food per person ending up in landfills.The United States recently experienced the longest period of economic expansion in its history. Despite this growth, poverty remains a persistent economic proble ... lds are used primarily for statistical purposes.By reducing the number of Americans in poverty, the economic growth of our country will increase as a result. The people will become more constructive i ...

(4 pages) 140 3 4.3 Nov/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

An analysis of seemingly imperialistic behavior by the United States in Latin America (late 1800's); was the US guided by economic or political incentive to intervene?

e Latin American countries of Cuba andMexico was primarily motivated due to American desire towards economic expansion and resulted in the U.S. supporting revolutionary factions, helping overthrow gov ... lly invading the country, instituting pro-American provisions in the Cuban constitution and forcing economic dependence.The support towards pro-American factions, due to economic interest was apparent ...

(3 pages) 36 0 3.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Taking Sides: Issue 21: Kaplan and Kagan

art in many countries like it never has before. The conditions that are necessary for democracy are economics. Another is literacy, which is not just knowing how to read and write it goes beyond that. ... a democratic society. Since America has tried to adopt democracy it helps governments' military and economic expansion. The people who want democracy to spread usually fight about idealistic and pract ...

(3 pages) 27 0 4.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Russia and the WTO

Economic Profile of RussiaWith our small business venture of importing Diesel jeans to Moscow, Russi ... g Diesel jeans to Moscow, Russia, it is necessary to examine not only the current but also the past economical statistics to give a greater knowledge of the country's welfare.Gross Domestic Product in ... average growth rates in all other G8 countries, and marking the country's fifth consecutive year of economic expansion. Russia's economic growth over the last five years has been stimulated primarily ...

(6 pages) 74 0 4.3 Mar/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

International Finance Paper

d (IMF), the World Trade Organization (WTO), and regional development banks and trade organizations.Economic expansion in the second half of the 20th century was unprecedented. With it came the recogn ... regate demand in many countries where it would otherwise have been weak. But, the country's longest economic expansion, which extended from 1991 to 2001, ended in the second quarter of 2001. The econo ...

(3 pages) 196 0 3.7 Jul/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The USSR and "sovietization" and how this expanded into the Eastern Europe.

. One of the motivating forces behind Stalin's expansionist policy into Europe was that of overseas economic expansion. By this, we mean that one of Stalin's main reasons for creating satellite states ... Eastern Europe. Their economies were shattered, so, to rebuild them, their governments followed the economic policies of the Soviet Union. The USSR took over all industry, and workers and farmers were ...

(5 pages) 37 0 4.5 Aug/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > The Cold War

Social and economic freedom in China through Globalisation.

national trading borders and the formation of a world wide market economy. This has brought several economical but also social advantages and disadvantages for developing LEDC. In the case of China th ... r developing LEDC. In the case of China the influences of globalization have had an enormous impact.Economical changes.Before China in the 1970s opened its trading borders to the world, its domestic m ...

(2 pages) 43 0 1.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

The New Profit Imperative.

g new business models to capture profits at the customer's end of the value chain. Despite the long economic expansion-and despite their own rigorous focus on improving productivity and quality-most l ... Smart manufacturers are moving downstream for a very simple reason: that's where the money is. U.S. economic growth has slowed dramatically over the past 30 years. At the same time, the installed base ...

(2 pages) 41 0 0.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Sociology of Advertising and The Stereotyping of Women in the Media: Gender Roles, Personal Dissatisfaction and Issues of Patriarchy- Who Is Really to Blame?

ods.While advertising and the consequential high levels of consumption are juxtaposed and allied to economic expansion, they are also coupled with personal dissatisfaction, the commoditization of cult ...

(10 pages) 219 0 5.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Living the life of leisure

life, full of pleasure, indulgence and idle glee. The prevailing critique is that Europe's rate of economic expansion has lagged behind that of the United States. However, as Joaquin Almunia, Europea ... has lagged behind that of the United States. However, as Joaquin Almunia, European Commissioner for Economic and Monetary Affairs puts it: Economic growth is seen as a tool, not an end in itself. He s ...

(2 pages) 33 0 1.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Roaring Twenties

ds were bought. Some industries were also given subsidies, which increased their profits. There was economic expansion.The greatest boom was in consumer goods, i.e. cars, refrigerators, radios, cooker ... and each worker concentrated on one small job only.The popularity of the automobile brought immense economic prosperity. One of the major contributions to the prosperity of the 1920s was the construct ...

(4 pages) 41 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Current events paper

e, to understand that the United States is moving forward to a prosperous country with enough jobs, economic expansion, and profitability. Unfortunately, the price of gasoline has skyrocketed since th ... es of shoplifting. "A level of understanding by the community about why shoplifting is an important economic and social issue, and an understanding of what their role is in prevention efforts, as well ...

(6 pages) 216 0 4.1 Sep/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Japan and Automobile Industry

OverviewJapan experienced consistent economic expansion in the post-war period, fuelled by a strong export market and the rapid developme ... nsumers. Japan's economy had started to recover and grow with factors such as stability in the macroeconomic environment and a robust external demand. By 2005, The GDP for Japan was growing at 2.6% (m ... olishing the zero-interest policy, the Japanese bank contributed to the growth of the economy.In an economic outlook report published in November 2006, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Develo ...

(28 pages) 228 0 4.5 Jun/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Rates & Indexes