Essays Tagged: "global economy"

Mothers With a Divided Heart

a rapidly evolving, achievement oriented society, is paramount to the success of the family and the global economy. At the same time, the stresses of every day individual economic and personal fulfill ...

(4 pages) 140 0 4.1 Apr/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Workplace Diversity

and retain - the best employees so they can continue to survive and thrive in a highly competitive global economy.Interestingly enough, solutions to the changing needs and priorities of both groups a ...

(8 pages) 1636 2 4.7 Mar/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The North Americam Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)

powered by an economy rivaled by nearly no one. Our economy continues to be the rock with which the global economy can lean on, as evidenced by nations that rely on huge reserves of the dollar because ... t this colossal problem to ensure that the United States retains its status as a world power in the global economy. One vital catalyst to help promote growth and neutralize the massive account deficit ...

(8 pages) 458 1 3.9 Apr/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

The Global Economy

13 pages, complete w/footnotes and bibliography -Advanced Composition Term Paper:Will the Global Economy help or hurtthe next generation of Americans?Will the global economy help or hurt the ... the next generation of Americans? This is thequestion I am going to investigate in this paper. The global economy is the systempertaining to the production, distribution and consumption of goods and ...

(7 pages) 258 1 1.8 Dec/1995

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

NAFTA and its Effects for all Parties Involved

In the past decade, the world's business practices have become increasingly globalized.A main reason for this is increased free trade between nations. Members of the industr ... onsisting of Canada, the United States, and Mexico, and NAFTA quickly became amajor force in the global economy.Negotiations for the agreement began in 1993, when the Canada United States Trade ... y believe that NAFTA was implemented to assist big business in cutting costs andexpanding in the global market.One nation that was very reluctant to join any trade agreement with its North Ameri ...

(6 pages) 363 0 4.6 Nov/2002

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

Role of Federal Reserve

ender for the US economy where International Monetary Funds (IMF) exists to play a similar role for global economy. The International Monetary Fund has become a powerful international institution that ... nders or to trade partners. The IMF has played a role as a world finance minister that monitors the global economy ensuring that trade and exchange is occurring smoothly.HistoryThe International Monet ...

(4 pages) 296 0 4.6 Dec/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Foreign/Domestic Policy

ruggle between the United States and the Soviet Union. The new era was defined by the rise of a new global economy...the ways in which the world's peoples lived, worked, and governed themselves. Globa ... r, the US was willing to use any economic, political, or military force necessary to uphold the new global system. After the Reagan legacy, President Bill Clinton created the "New Democrats," which, " ...

(7 pages) 194 0 3.8 Feb/2003

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

The impact of war with Iraq on the US economy, based on an article from BusinessWeek.

Article:U.S. official says war on Iraq could boost global economyBy Pawel Kozlowski (Rueters)ADVERTISEMENTWARSAW (Reuters) - A senior U.S. Commerce Dep ... ior U.S. Commerce Department official said on Wednesday that a possible war on Iraq could boost the global economy by eliminating a terrorist threat and releasing fresh oil supplies onto world markets ... insurance costs, but would be unlikely to undermine world trade."The worst it could do is subject (global commerce) to some cost inflation and some slowdown but not really to undermine the whole proc ...

(5 pages) 316 0 3.6 Feb/2003

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

Need for Harmonization of International accounting standard.

(Mednick 1991) (Cited in: This, however, is no longer true. We now have a global economy and it has affected the entire business world. For instance, today's global corporati ... telligible, it should also be comparable.(Belkaoui 1994) These new environmental factors of the global economy, the international monetary system, the Multinational Corporation and foreign direct ...

(8 pages) 730 9 3.9 Apr/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Leadership in the Global Economy.

Leadership in the Global EconomyThe EU has always been a strong advocate of free trade. EU customs duties on industria ... ustrialized goods are among the lowest in the world. The EU's capacity to play a leadership role in global negotiations to liberalize world trade over the last thirty years has been crucially shaped b ... st national economy after the United States, accounting for two thirds of Asian GDP and 14 % of the global economy, Japan is one of the Union's major trading partners and its third largest foreign mar ...

(15 pages) 387 1 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Globalisation and the Indonesian Economy.

Globalisation refers to the increasing economic integration between countries leading to the emergen ... trategic location, a large labor force earning relatively low wages, and abundant natural resources.Globalisation has introduced a series of structural adjustments to Indonesia's economy through liber ... ced Indonesia's international competitiveness through introducing benefits from developments in the global economy. Indonesia's period of rapid globalisation (1987-1996) led to changes in policy direc ...

(6 pages) 202 0 4.2 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

This report is about IT industry of Ireland.

the 7th most competitive economy in the world in 2001 gaining 2nd place after Singapore as the most global economy in an AT Kearney survey. The past five years have witnessed real economic growth of 5 ... commerce in Ireland. The former is being achieved through such projects as the 'Network360'and the 'Global Crossing'projects, a high-speed (40-gigabit per second (160 STM-1 circuits) pipeline), high-c ...

(10 pages) 308 0 4.3 Jun/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Palm Ince.

ing components, PalmSource Inc. and the Solutions Group. Palm has been a dominant player in today's global economy by maintaining its aggressive strategy while also being flexible and agile to unfores ... service, and Motorola providing 100 percent of processors for the handhelds. Opportunities are the global market, consumer demand, and alliances. They face threats of increased competition in a decre ...

(10 pages) 358 1 3.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

The Influence of September 11.

e events of 11 September will reinforce and aggravate the serious worldwide downturn into which the global economy was already rapidly sinking. In periods of sustained economic upswing, the US and oth ... the world economy. Over the past five years, the US economy generated two-fifths of the increase in global demand. With near-zero growth in the first two quarters, and negative growth predicted for th ...

(12 pages) 320 1 4.3 Jun/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The pros and cons of globalisation.

Advocates of globalisation say that globalisation brings the first real chance of prosperity to the impoverished ... brings the first real chance of prosperity to the impoverished corners of the world. Opponents say globalisation is the cause of growing poverty and inequality on the planet. Those in the middle see ... havoc on some while simultaneously opening the doors of opportunity to others. But what actually is globalisation?What is globalisation?The term globalisation was originally started in the 196 ...

(4 pages) 406 1 4.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Mechanistic versus Organic Organisational Structures.

In this vast growing global economy, organizations are often confrontedwith increasing instability due to continuous chan ...

(5 pages) 279 0 3.4 Oct/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Global Labor Union Climate.

IntroductionLabor union trends play in important role in the development of the global economy. The trends in the global union climate provide data that can be used to compare and ... ends and publishes reports, white papers, and statistics that are used to evaluate the state of the global union trends and finances. The impact of the labor issues is in many ways directly related th ... impact of the labor issues is in many ways directly related the economic state of a country or the global economy.Coordinated Labor MarketsIn one of the latest studies published by the World Back Stu ...

(3 pages) 246 1 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Q1 -how have the social structure and the social Identity changed in England from 1950 to the present time

ed by outside movements as Steourt Hull said (British national identity is much more related to the global economy and also in relation to Europe ).After the Second World War the British classes vanis ...

(4 pages) 165 0 3.9 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

This essay is about the effects of globization in Korea compared to Haiti.

For Better or WorseThe Merriam-Webster's dictionary defines globalization as "to make worldwide in scope or application." Many third world countries around the ... rldwide in scope or application." Many third world countries around the world have been affected by globalization. In the book Eyes of the Heart, by Jean-Bertrand Aristide, the author writes about the ... and devastation wrought on them by a two-hundred-year-plus encounter with the predatory forces of a global economy. Not only is Haiti going through this devastation a dominant country such as the Repu ...

(5 pages) 63 0 1.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

To what extent will globalization help the poor? Globalization and its Effects on Poverty

After the break-up of the Soviet Union, globalization accelerated through the world. It includes the increasing integration of countries' in ... avel is more frequent. International communication is commonplace. This phenomenon has been titled "globalization". It cannot be denied that globalization has had an overwhelming positive influence. M ... Millions of jobs have been opened up through the ever increasing productivity and efficiency of the global economy(MConnell and Brue 93). However, as we see globalization helping many countries' econo ...

(6 pages) 516 0 3.9 Nov/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays